That time Samuel R. Delany wrote a couple issues of Wonder Woman

I was researching Wonder Woman trivia on Wikipedia for another post, reminiscing about those '70s issues where WW lost her powers because the Amazons moved to another dimension, opened a "mod" clothing boutique, and fought crime as a white-pants-suited karate woman under the tutelage of her blind Chinese martial arts… » 9/01/14 1:41am Today 1:41am

The Truth Is Out There: Your Favorite X-Files Episode

My thesis is on women in the horror genre, so I'm logging in a lot of hours watching the "Monster of the Week" episodes of The X-Files.

I remember watching this show with my parents as a kid, and how integral Scully was to my childhood. Scully is a skeptic, MD, and FBI agent. Scully is still who I want to be when I… » 8/31/14 9:22pm Yesterday 9:22pm

Saga #18, or Hellfire (Spoilers)

I've spent a fair bit of time praising the talents of Brian K. Vaughan and Fiona Staples, and with good reason. Their work's phenomenal. On top of the storytelling, the characterization, the structure, the pacing, the look of it all... Vaughan also knows how to write for the trade. To wit, the story's 3rd arc wraps up… » 8/31/14 1:56pm Yesterday 1:56pm

Watch Footage From 17-Year-Old Katy Perry's First Tour

Before Katy Perry was the mega controversy-causing Lite-Brite pop star that she is today, she was an Alanis Morrissette acoustic guitar-player with a "pizza face" and a Christian bent. In footage recently unearthed by videographer Jim Standridge, the 17-year-old star is seen crying over her parents, talking about… » 8/31/14 11:46am Yesterday 11:46am