Category: TV

Deadpool’s Shaky Feminism

(warming! spoilers ahead. please, I’m serious, don’t read this if you don’t want to be spoiled. k thanks) As I left the theatre with my friends last night, I eagerly turned to them for my favourite part of every movie (especially movies I enjoy): tearing it to shreds. “So! Didn’t you think the feminism was […]

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Fantasy Casting Call – Command the Tides!

One of the best parts of writing a book is imagining all of the people who populate it: their piercing eyes, their mysterious smiles, the careful tilt of their heads when they’re slowly falling in love. And one of the best parts of dreaming about your book being turned into a movie or a television […]

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50 Shades of Grey – Live Response

A friend of mine did a live tweet of 50 Shades of Grey back in the day, and it was hilarious. I decided to watch the movie while Facebook chatting with some friends, and they suggested the results were worthy of public consumption. So here, for your reading pleasure, is my real-time reaction to watching […]

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Why is Hollywood in Love with Torture?

I don’t get it. Isn’t the media supposed to have a liberal bias? You hear that all the time: mostly from right-wing media personalities who are feeling slighted that their archaic belief structures are no longer accepted as the norm, but even a stopped clock is right twice a day (unless it’s digital, then it’s […]

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The Amazing Invisible Woman!

Imagine what the world would look like if demographics were the same in reality as their representations are on TV. How many black lawyers would there be if we hired based on the demographics of Law and Order? How many Asians would live in Toronto if our immigration laws followed the casting decisions of Rookie Blue? […]

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