Sometimes you eat a snack. Sometimes, the snack eats you!!! Here are some very special Spellbook Week links and articles to munch on while you hide from semi-sapient food products.
Lindy West is a powerful magical force in this world; a pure, true hex against evil in human form. May pieces of shit all over the world read “Yes, This Is a Witch Hunt. I’m a Witch and I’m Hunting You” and hide from her steely gaze.
Related (because magic): we have been in a state of mourning for Carrie Fisher since she passed away in December, but her magic lives on in the world. Fisher reportedly sent a cow tongue to a radio producer who was sexually harassing her friend. Truly, Fisher continues to inspire us in all things.
Some people think robots aren’t magic, or that technology isn’t magic. But if that’s true, how do you explain this bot that crafted the most average Scrubs script of all time? This bot was fed every script in the entire series and regurgitated gems such as:
If this is a hoax, please never ever tell me.
Women in animation are banding together to fight sexual harassment in the animation industry — across studios, networks, and companies, 217 women and gender nonconforming people signed this public letter asking for changes within the industry.
In this shitty year, wins seem almost impossible to come by. So we’re excited to talk about some good news for a change: California now legally recognizes “non-binary” as a gender on state ID documents.
And finally, in both literal and figurative magic, Kate Leth talks about Spell on Wheels in this NYCC interview. Spell on Wheels is a kickass, witchy teen road trip comic and we’re looking forward to grabbing a copy as soon as possible.
We hope that the week before you is charming and magical, and only as spooky as you want it to be. Happy Halloween-weekend, y’all!