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Atlanta is the capital of, and the most populous city in state of georgia. The san diego comic convention comiccon international is a california nonprofit public benefit corporation organized for charitable purposes and dedicated to creating the general publics awareness of and appreciation for comics and related popular art forms, including participation in and support of public presentations, conventions, exhibits, museums and other public outreach activities. Comic book and collectible dealers join special guests from television and other media for the atlanta comic convention. In fact, atlanta is home to many such cons, the most notable being the labor.
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