Deep Fried-Day News Nuggets, May 31, 2013
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Deep Fried-Day News Nuggets, May 31, 2013

This cartoon, which hasn’t even premiered on The Hub yet,  is now the most controversial cartoon to come out in a while because a young boy becomes a superhero by dressing up like…gasp…shockhorror…a girl!  Whatever. I will now watch the hell out of it just to tick off the Right Wing. http://io9.com/gender-swapping-superheros-creator-responds-to-right-w-510526967 An interview with … Continue reading

Time Travel Or No? A Short Review of the 2012 film Safety Not Guaranteed
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Time Travel Or No? A Short Review of the 2012 film Safety Not Guaranteed

Early this morning I couldn’t sleep so I finished watching Safety Not Guaranteed a film about three journalists who answer a man’s ad for a partner for time travel in order to get a story for their magazine. It was a typical Indie film. Quirky, people in situations that probably don’t make sense in real … Continue reading

Lady of the Rings?  A LOTR Gender Switch
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Lady of the Rings? A LOTR Gender Switch

Have you ever lain in bed re-casting your favorite Sci Fi/Comic/Fantasy blockbusters?  I have. Some people have made some pretty impressive memes about this topic, and then there are some not so great ones like the ones here, http://www.tumblr.com/tagged/movie%20recast%20meme But then, from out of the darkness of the fandom forest comes, once or twice in … Continue reading

Our Name is Deep-Fried, But We Don’t Have to Look Like We Are
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Our Name is Deep-Fried, But We Don’t Have to Look Like We Are

Wanting some more in-depth analysis and examination of more meatier and serious Science Fiction and Fantasy on our blog? Don’t worry, it is coming, but those types of posts take a bit of time, so, for now, here is another light, fluff post. This time about geek-themed exercise. We do want to avoid being a … Continue reading

On the Fantasy Front: Couture a La Disney
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On the Fantasy Front: Couture a La Disney

As much as both Disney Princesses and couture fashion so often repulse me, I find these editorial versions of Disney staples mighty fascinating. I especially like the Snow White. Well-played Harrods. Well-played. Check out all the photos at the link. http://www.bforbel.com/2012/12/disney-princess-designer-displays-by.html Related articles Vintage Villain Depictions – The Disney Villains Are Re-Imagined as 1920s Civilians … Continue reading