If you haven’t seen this week’s episode of Arrow, there’s an interesting conversation about gun control that happens between Felicity [Emily Bett Rickards], Curtis [Echo Kellum], and Rene [Rick Gonzalez]. Rene argues that guns can save lives, Curtis suggests that guns create more violence, and Felicity’s discomfort with their confrontation leads Curtis to argue that, on a […]
Most people would agree that 2016 was a particularly rough year, however, there happened to be one beacon of light. It was a great year for diversity in TV and movies, including our favorite genre, sci-fi. Women, people of diverse ethnic backgrounds, gay & lesbian, transgender, and other marginalized groups found representation on the big […]
If you’re reading this, you’re probably someone who’s pretty into fandom. And if you’re like me, you get almost irrationally attached to your favorite protagonists. I’ve even been known to lose sleep worrying about the fates of my favorite characters. But these stories we love so much are more than just distractions. More than escapism. […]
I’d like to take a moment to talk about clothes. Don’t worry, this is still a geek blog. Full disclosure: I’m not a particularly snappy dresser. In fact, I hate clothes shopping and, the topic of this post notwithstanding, actually generally give very little thought to clothing at all. It’s not that I don’t want […]
If you’ve been following the CBS-turned-CW series Supergirl, you know everyone’s favorite woman of steel has had a lot on her plate lately. But being the awesome hero that she is, she doesn’t let that bring her down. Part of what I love about the show is, of course, its generally empowering representation of […]
This video is about She-Fi, and what She-Fi has to offer, featuring clips from some of our favorite videos.
In this special New Year’s episode, we reflect upon sci-fi news for 2015, and select the top 10 female sci-fi heroes of 2015.
In this episode, we covered the series premiere of Supergirl.
This episode covers the New York Comic-Con in 2015.
I don’t know about you, but I’ve been loving CBS’s take on Supergirl. It’s entertaining and empowering, and not just because its protagonist is an SFC (Strong Female Character). Yes, the fact that Kara/Supergirl (Melissa Benoist) kicks ass in the lead role is awesome. But for a show to be truly empowering, it has to […]