A Superhero Show I Can Get Behind: Sweet/Vicious

Like many people, the saturated market of superhero franchises on TV and movies has all but turned me off of the genre. In particular, I object to the way that in these worlds superheroes are allowed to subvert criminal justice systems--as broken as they are--to commit vigilante violence. I'm no expert but I think in … Continue reading A Superhero Show I Can Get Behind: Sweet/Vicious

Campus Sexual Assault and TV

Sorry to bring down the usual levity, but I have something I want to discuss. And, on a blog devoted to strong female friendship, rape culture is something we should discuss. Spoiler alert for Switched at Birth and trigger warning Television has the ability to deal with current social and political topics in a way that films cannot. … Continue reading Campus Sexual Assault and TV