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Jenny Mott

#popculture, #she-roes

Double Feature: Bell Book and Candle and The Love Witch

Witchcraft, Old and New (AKA Internalized Misogyny and Loss of the Self)

Maybe the violent shared experience of womanhood hasn’t changed that much, but the narrative commentary certainly has! Read more.

#popculture

Riverdale Roundtable: “A Kiss Before Dying”

"Cheryl only deserves another Cheryl"

Today we're talking about the very first episode of Season 2: "A Kiss Before Dying." Come for the hot dads and conspiracy theories; stay for the jingle jangle. Read more.

#diy

13 Hexes For Friday The 13th

Curses that also just seem like bad luck

It’s Friday the 13th, in October no less — the rare day when normies and mortals decide to believe in superstition. Truly it is the perfect smokescreen to make good on any grudges you’ve been holding onto all year. Read more.

#popculture, #rando

Neo Yokio: The Anti-Capitalist Revolution

Aesthetic Melancholy in the Superfluous Aristocracy

As much as this is a silly cartoon about a rich jerk, it is also a call to arms in the Anti-Capitalist Revolution. Read more.

#comics, #popculture

Romance Roundtable #4: The Maverick

The CSI / Cowboy love story we've all been waiting for

Today we’re discussing THE MAVERICK by Diana Palmer (Author) and Karan Dan (Illustrator) — a fast-paced romantic thriller about bone-chilling murder, sexy Angst Cowboys, and, uh, abuses of power within the Texas legislature. Read more.

#dothething, #she-roes

Can YOU Scare the Kids Off Your Lawn??

Crones these days get no respect

Will your cackle be enough to combat this boldness from the youths?? Read more.

#comics, #popculture

Romance Roundtable #3: The Italian Playboy’s Secret Son

Scrapbooking will save us all

Today on Romance Roundtable, we’re discussing THE ITALIAN PLAYBOY'S SECRET SON by Rebecca Winters (Author) and Takako Hashimoto (Illustrator) — a tale of a Formula 1 fuckboi, an American soda heiress, and some Italian bullshit. Read more.

#feels, #videogames

Dream Daddy

Dreamy Dads and the Escape from Romantic Capitalism

If you haven’t heard of Dream Daddy, it’s a dating simulator for dads -- you’re a dad, the dates are dads, everyone is dads and nothing hurts. Read more.

#popculture, #rando

Romance Roundtable #2: Closer Encounters

Knockers and Hooch: The Untold Story

Today we’re discussing Closer Encounters by Merline Lovelace (Author) and Kazuna Uchida (Artist) — an inspirational tale about finding love and siphoning government resources to fund your sexy ghost exorcisms. Read more.

#comics, #popculture

Romance Roundtable #1: Bought: One Husband

Let's take this husband back to the Husband Store

Welcome to Romance Roundtable: a feature where all four editorial POME Crones gather together to discuss a Harlequin romance manga. Today we’re discussing BOUGHT: ONE HUSBAND by Diana Hamilton  (Author) and Motoyo Fujiwara (Illustrator) -- a tragic tale of love, fake identities, sibling face-cupping, and disappearing half-ponytails. Read more.