Or conversely, everyone has to do some gatekeeping, but when it’s because someone has demonstrated through their actions that they are a douchebag, it’s no longer gatekeeping. Instead it’s boundaries. Yeah, I’ve seen these jackasses with their “I took a philosophy course my freshman year of college,” arguments, and it’s bullshit. Look, wanting to deny… Read More Geek Girls Rule! #542 – What Gatekeeping Is and Isn’t?
Music geeks ahoy! I don’t care if you don’t think you’re into Hip Hop, check this series out. Shad Kabango is a phenomenal interviewer, and the subject matter is fascinating. I’m old enough I remember a lot, particularly of the acts and touchstones of the second season. But when I was a kid, we lived… Read More Geek Girls Rule! #519 – Review: Hip Hop Evolution
I will not lie to you. I come from a family that views grudge holding as a sport, and an art. I try really hard not let not forgetting that someone has fucked me over crawl over that incredibly fine line into a grudge. These two things are not the same thing. Forgive and Forget… Read More Geek Girls Rule! #518 – Forgiveness and Moving On
*Sorry I didn’t get this up over here last week. Migraines suck.* Last week-ish was GenCon.I have never been. Given the stories I’ve heard come out of it, coupled with the fact that it’s huge, I likely never will. But seriously, Nerds. Chris Spivey the author and designer of Harlem Unbound a supplement for Call… Read More Geek Girls Rule! #489 – Get Your Shit Together, Nerds
Yeah, I have a bunch of stuff I want to at least mention, that I don’t really want to do full posts on, either because it’s rehashing shit I’ve rehashed before, or it’s just kind of insignificant. 1. James Gunn getting kicked off Guardians of the Galaxy 3 and the MCU in general. Ok, look,… Read More Geek Girls Rule! #484 – Random Stuff that Doesn’t Quite Deserve a Full Post
How many of you were subjected to Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus, as a child? I have no idea if it’s a particularly American thing to inflict on kids, but I suspect so. Anyway, I’ve talked about this before, in the last year even. It is ok to exclude racists, misogynists, and just… Read More Geek Girls Rule! #480 – “Yes, Virginia, it is ok to exclude jerks.”
Lets talk about the dudes on Brooklyn 99. I talk about this show a lot because it is one of the very few mainstream shows I watch with any regularity. When it first came out, I was all, “It’s a cop show by the guy from Lonely Island? Hard pass.” But the Geek Husband What… Read More Geek Girls Rule! #476 – Studs, Duds, Pranksters, etc…