I’m Meeting Carrie Fisher! Here’s What I’d Like to Tell Her That I Won’t Have Time to
Conventions / Feminism / Movies / Nostalgia'd! / Plastic Kingdom

I’m Meeting Carrie Fisher! Here’s What I’d Like to Tell Her That I Won’t Have Time to

Gentle readers, I am excited. In a few days, I am meeting Carrie Fisher. She’s coming to FandomFest in Louisville, KY, which is about four hours from my house, and I’m going to do a photo op with her. I am not usually one to pay for the chance to meet a celebrity, but considering … Continue reading

Furiosa and the Triumph of Action Ladies
Boob Tube / Comic Bookery / Feminism / Movies / Nerdery / Pop Culture Analysis

Furiosa and the Triumph of Action Ladies

If you’re like me, you are anxiously awaiting this Friday’s release of Mad Max: Fury Road. I’ve been on board with this one ever since I saw the first trailer months ago. I didn’t need to know much about it, but in the time since, I’ve read several news items that make me even more excited. … Continue reading

League of Extraordinary Bloggers: It’s Just Not Summer Until…
League of Extraordinary Bloggers / Music / Nerdery / Nostalgia'd! / Tunes

League of Extraordinary Bloggers: It’s Just Not Summer Until…

This week’s topic is all about summer and the things that clearly identify the season of sunshine and scorched earth. Here are a few things that trumpet the beginning of long days and firefly-filled evenings. 1. Movies! Taking a page out of Brian at Cool and Collected’s book, my first herald of summer is the summer blockbuster. Every … Continue reading