Featured Archive Post Anja Flower on gender in Ghost in the Shell.

Me on the pernicious drivel of Jim Carrey’s Yes Man.

Me on Fredric Wertham and the Seduction of AbEx.

Matt Brady on Django vs. Lincoln.

Gail Carson Levine (author of Ella Enchanted) on Joan Abelove’s anthropological novel, Go and Come Back.

Robert Stanley Martin on Jim Shooter and Moonshadow.

Owen Alldritt on Lil B as God.

Watching Django on the southside of Chicago

Richard Cook with 8 reasons that the Hobbit sucks.

Me on Dr. Strange and Steve Ditko erasing himself.
Utilitarians Everywhere

At the Atlantic I talk about mamas in country music.

At Splice, I review the Future Sounds of Buenos Aires, and decide the future is exotica.

At Splice Today, I urge everyone to follow me on Twitter!
Other Links

David Brothers has been writing an interesting series on Django Unchained.

Amanda Marcotte on why rape is not an accident.

Alyssa Rosenberg on Beyonce’s compulsive self-documentation.

Brian Cremins on the queer joys of Black Cat and tiny Spider-man.
This Week’s Reading

I’m rereading Twilight for a piece. And rereading/editing my Wonder Woman book; hopefully I’ll finish up next week and can get it out to readers sometime soon after that.


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