Joss Whedon and Faux Feminist Sexual Harassment in the Comics Industry
Whedon talked about feminism as if it came as naturally to him as breathing -- while secretly justifying the ways he was exploiting a power dynamic to have sex with “needy” young women. Read more.
Live-Action Aladdin and Colorism
This movie had so much potential for groundbreaking representation. Read more.
Things to read, if you want or need them today
Some links and resources — the most reliable news we can find about what happened on Saturday to cut through the noise a little bit, and articles to help you take small actions in the aftermath of this tragedy. Read more.
Greetings, dear POMEs! We take a break from this glorious spring weather and our incessant allergies to bring you the cream of the proverbial internet crop this week. Put that nasal spray aside and jump right in. Read more.
Andromeda news, IRL Handmaids, and Papa Roach
Happy Monday Afternoon, POMEs! We're rounding out the third month of this awful hellscape of a year -- and what better way to march into April than with a handful of entertaining links and articles, right? Here's some of the cool stuff we've been reading lately. Read more.
This is not the prescient political fairytale you’re looking for.
I hadn’t re-watched the Star Wars prequels since their theatrical releases, and while I definitely remember having problems with them when I was younger, I still recalled feeling some fondness towards them. Now that liberty is dying with thunderous applause, could this be the perfect time for a revisit? Read more.