First of all anon, I respect the ten exclamation marks. I am also very enthusiastic about this subject.
Second, the one thing we need to keep in mind is this:
That being said, I do think when she said “now that it’s over” she was actually referring to the cons and all the 20th anniversary press. But make no mistake: she was indeed fucking with us all.
And as for the dated/broke up question…. I of course have no opinion on this. Nope. None at all.
I mean, I’m definitely not going to say that “dating” isn’t the right word to use for two people who meet up at cons and media events and have crazy passionate sex.