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We Need to Talk About Objectification of Women in the Entourage Movie

This past weekend, my good friend and I saw the Entourage movie.  In case you didn’t know, Entourage is the story of movie star ... [ more ]

This past weekend, my good friend and I saw the Entourage movie.  In case ... [ more ]

This past weekend, my good friend and I saw the Entourage movie.  In case you didn’t know, Entourage is ... [ more ]

So Much Good About Taylor Swift’s “Bad Blood”

It’s been less than three weeks since Taylor Swift’s music video for “Bad Blood”, directed by Joseph Kahn, debuted on YouTube, and the video ... [ more ]

It’s been less than three weeks since Taylor Swift’s music video for “Bad Blood”, ... [ more ]

It’s been less than three weeks since Taylor Swift’s music video for “Bad Blood”, directed by Joseph Kahn, debuted ... [ more ]

Tom Hardy and Charlize Theron Mad Max publicity shot

Who Killed the World? – The Complicated Feminism of Mad Max: Fury Road

Thank you, MRAs, for exposing me to Mad Max: Fury Road, a fantastic film that spoke to me on such a visceral level. This ... [ more ]

Thank you, MRAs, for exposing me to Mad Max: Fury Road, a fantastic film ... [ more ]

Thank you, MRAs, for exposing me to Mad Max: Fury Road, a fantastic film that spoke to me on ... [ more ]

Theatre: Who Got the Spoils That Night?

We often trace misogyny and sexism in far-reaching media like books and movies, but more short-range events like plays can, unfortunately, fly stealth under ... [ more ]

We often trace misogyny and sexism in far-reaching media like books and movies, but ... [ more ]

We often trace misogyny and sexism in far-reaching media like books and movies, but more short-range events like plays ... [ more ]

The Spice Girls Were My Riot Grrrl Lite

As a kid in the 90s, anything related to the Spice Girls was pure bliss. The fact that boys and adults didn’t really seem ... [ more ]

As a kid in the 90s, anything related to the Spice Girls was pure ... [ more ]

As a kid in the 90s, anything related to the Spice Girls was pure bliss. The fact that boys ... [ more ]

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Everything Wrong with Avengers: Age of Ultron in One Line

I was primed for a rape joke in Avengers: Age of Ultron, but I wasn’t prepared for how this one sloppy reference would serve ... [ more ]

I was primed for a rape joke in Avengers: Age of Ultron, but I ... [ more ]

I was primed for a rape joke in Avengers: Age of Ultron, but I wasn’t prepared for how this ... [ more ]