Feminism and Geekhood
Being “geek” has long been assumed to be a primarily male-dominated area. But recently Geek Girls have been coming out of the woodwork, and through the internet (blogs, twitter, etc) they are having their voices heard. There is a lot of hot debate in the geek world about geek girls being a considered a viable consumer by the Powers That Be. Recently, DC Comics announced a...
The next phase of the Great Social Anxiety... →
spytap: kateoplis: Jon Stewart Blasts Fox News For Playing The Victim Card Through Nonstop Liberal-Bashing | Mediaite This is completely AWESOME! (via: brooklynmutt) “That is some of the most free-range, organically-grown, disingenuous, ideologically marinated un-self-awareness I’ve ever seen in the wild.” Jon at his best. Fox News: Because you’re fucking retarded. I hate bullshit...
whatever, etc.: no shit. →
inkdot: This weekend I was told a story which, although I’m kind of ashamed to admit it, because holy shit is it ever obvious, is kind of blowing my mind. A friend of a friend won a free consultation with Clinton Kelly of What Not To Wear, and she was very excited, because she has a plus-size body, and… This is an amazing post. I feel so much better about the fact that shopping is a...
WIL WHEATON dot TUMBLR: I posted this earlier on... →
wilwheaton: I posted this earlier on G+. I’m posting it here, and also at my blog, because I think it’s important. On the way out of the Syfy party on Saturday night, a pretty horrible thing happened. I wasn’t going to talk about it in public, but I can’t stop thinking about it, and I think this needs to be…
In the safest, most boring country, the worst lone gunman shooting happens. The...– Ola (via youmightfindyourself)
Awkward Embraces and The Nerd Machine →
My apologies for spamming the world, but I am GEEKING OUT about Awkward Embraces being in the Nerd HQ Shorties Film Fest! If you have the time, click the link to go to our page and watch the video. Then, if you like it, vote by clicking the “Like” or “Tweet” button! Thank you so much everyone! Squeee!
In Which I Go See Harry Potter By Myself →
"In Which I Confront the Skeptics" →
First, this means that there is a class of [Facebook] employees who were taken...– Woods+ (Ftrain.com) Read this entire article, unless you hate things that are funny and beautifully written. Read it now. Frakking hilarious.
My new blog... →
If you click the link above you’ll see, I’m going to start blogging regularly about my social anxiety. I want to help myself to get better, and I’m hoping maybe I will inspire others to also go outside their comfort zone. Thanks in advance for reading! If I’m being honest…I’m really scared, and could use all the support I can get. :-)
lizlet: RT @heresomeawesome: It’s not the 4th of July if there’s no Sam the Eagle http://wp.me/p1l3Mg-ck I love Sam the Eagle. HAPPY FOURTH EVERYONE!
Trekkie Validation: I love this... →
YES. Truth. I frakking love this. thegeek531: Every Michael Bay movie in under a minute. Yep. That’s about right.