Women and Sex in Comics

Let’s talk about women. Let’s talk about sex. Let’s talk about comics. Have I got your attention? Yes I do. I’ve always entertained a vague, idle enjoyment of comics in the background of my life. It’s part of being a…

Paranormal Romance and Role-Reversal

In my last post, I said I’d get to paranormal romance another day. Apparently today is that day. If there’s any genre that takes more of a beating from critics than young adult dystopias, it’s paranormal romance. And not strictly…

The Rise and Fall of the Family Sitcom

We gather here today to mourn the death of the family sitcom, requiescat in pace. Hear the death knells and try to stifle a forced, “live studio audience” laugh. Remember the awkward tension between actors who dated once, and the…