Video / Film / TV

Planet Bin Chicken

March 31, 2017 sciphi 2

These birds are quite a nuisance in Sydney and are horrible things but this is well worth the watch!

Caption This!

Caption This! week #7

March 30, 2017 A. M. Freeman 17

Man, we had some really great ones this week! But this one had to be the best, just because it was so incredibly painful and funny! Thanks a lot for that, Josh Young. Honorable mention: […]


Well, that’ll work

March 29, 2017 Anthony M 2

You know, I was all set to do one, last, big post, explaining my motivations, why I wrote the bombshell, clarifying things I meant, and responding to a few more points before signing off…Then John […]

Superversive Literary Movement

Seeing the light on romance

March 29, 2017 L. Jagi Lamplight Wright 0

Author Monalisa Morgan Foster has posted a very complimentary essay about my “Dating the Monsters” article. It makes an interesting counter to Dawn Witzke’s insightful piece on Strong Female Characters. ——– I have to admit, the […]

Superversive Literary Movement

Pulp and Sci-Fi and Fantasy, Oh My!

March 28, 2017 Anthony M 13

This is a companion to my current bombshell post at Castalia House. First: I’m delighted at the response it’s gotten to far. Lots of comments clarifying various positions was the point of writing it! I […]


Spare Me The Strong Female Characters

March 28, 2017 sciphi 44

I am thoroughly sick of strong female characters (SFC). I can’t turn on TV, watch a movie or read a book where the female characters aren’t superior examples of their sex in every way shape […]