Category Archives: Pop culture

Yay, nerdiness

No, seriously, what about teh menz? has an awesome analysis of one of my favorite stories ever. ¬† Looking at the actual structure of the old stories, there is no way to read Robin Hood as other than an anti-feudalist … Continue reading

Posted in Links, Pop culture | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Feminist Guilty Pleasure

I generally dislike ableist, sexist language, but sometimes things are too damn funny. Behold, Zero Punctuation. ¬†Weak characters are pussies, stupid things are retarded, and everything can suck balls. I feel mildly guilty for enjoying it so much, but hey, … Continue reading

Posted in Feminism, Links, Pop culture, Video, Video Games | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

My Thorny Virginity (via Communications of a Fat Waitress)

Sexuality is a tough subject. The virgin-whore dichotomy breaks down after you reach a certain age. This is one of the best posts I’ve read on the subject of virginity, femininity, and body acceptance. At one point in my life, … Continue reading

Posted in Links, Pop culture, Sex | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

Today I learned I could be a model

A plus sized one. You see, Lizzie Miller, the model of pudgy belly in Glamour Fame, and I are the same size. I wasn’t aware being below the average size for a woman in the US meant I was plus … Continue reading

Posted in Pop culture | Tagged | Leave a comment

Video games kinda suck like this.

Seriously, “Quick, put some breasts on that” isn’t good character design.

Posted in Feminism, Pop culture, Video Games | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment