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“Hail HYDRA and Heil Hitler? Hydra and Nazi Ideology,” by lauralot89

Skye: That – that is the twisted logic that they teach you when you sign up to be a Nazi. Ward: Stop. Wait. I’m not a Nazi. Skye: Yes, you are. That is … Continue reading

August 13, 2015 · 2 Comments

“Max’s Violation: A Substitute for The Prisoners’ Pain,” by thoughtfulfangirling

The last time I went to see Mad Max Fury Road (Sunday), I went with my mom and her husband (and my partner, but that should generally be assumed lolol). … Continue reading

August 6, 2015 · 1 Comment

“The Moffat Era and Monikers: ‘The Girl Who Waited’ and ‘The Impossible Girl’ in Context,” by tillthenexttimedoctor

      “Fourteen years since fish custard. Amy Pond, the girl who waited, you’ve waited long enough.” There exists lot of contention around the use of monikers of Steven Moffat’s … Continue reading

January 5, 2015 · 1 Comment

“Difference and the Critical Possibility of Sherlock,” by abrae/acafanmom

Curator’s Note: I’m pretty open about my own ‘acafan’ identity, and for awhile now my most active fandom (as reflected to an almost excessive degree here) has been that for the … Continue reading

January 1, 2015 · 1 Comment

“Answering the Critics of Tarsem Singh’s ‘The Fall’,” by othermelissawyatt

Curator’s Note: This piece is a defense of a comparatively little-known 2006 film, The Fall, which has a score of only 56% on Rotten Tomatoes – an admittedly slippery tool, … Continue reading

November 26, 2014 · 2 Comments

“In Defense of the Reboot – What the new generation of Trek movies brings to the canon,” by anifanatical

When Star Trek: Into Darkness came out last year, it was met with plenty of mixed reviews, but one fan’s question stuck with me: “What does this movie even add … Continue reading

November 17, 2014 · 1 Comment

Citizen Kane and His Last Vow, by mid0nz

Curator’s Note: This week we’re looking at meta that puts contemporary television texts into conversation with the past through two pieces that look at the thematic and aesthetic antecedents of … Continue reading

November 6, 2014 · 1 Comment