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The problem with slut jokes

You might have seen that Chris Evans and Jeremy Renner during a press junket responded to a question about Black…

UVA Rape Case: Let’s Talk About Media Coverage

Yesterday, police announced that they found no evidence to support Rolling Stone’s story about a rape at UVA. I collected…

Comedy or Public Shaming: Fan Fic Theatre

Earlier this week, I saw a post going around Tumblr talking about Chris Gore’s upcoming panel at WonderCon – in…

Where did the posts go?

Strangely, writer’s block hasn’t been the issue. On the contrary- I’ve had too many ideas, and somehow the appropriate reaction…

I Skipped the Oscars and Patricia Arquette was WRONG.

(I should state that these opinions are my own. They are not a reflection of anyone that I know who…

Why I gave up on #100happydays and it’s okay.

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#RunDisney registration! Surprisingly stressful.

I am a veteran of comic cons. While I stopped going to San Diego Comic-Con, I remember registration days. I…

Learning to take a compliment.

I admit, I’m terrible about taking compliments. I think at our core, we’re all still who we were in high…

#WomensLives, Revenge Porn and Closure

If you follow me on social media, you probably saw me post using the hashtag #WomensLives this week. BlogHer and…

[Vlog] Whitney Watches: Agent Carter “The Blitzkrieg Button”

After taking a week off for the State of the Union, Agent Carter is back! Which means, it’s time for…