[Guest Post] They’ll Blow Us Away Next Year: My Reaction to E3 2012

Today's guest post is brought to us by John Schmidt, who arguably has one of the coolest Twitter handles on the interweb. He's talking to us today about the elephant in the room: what all of us were thinking about E3, but didn't really want to admit. I’ve been around video games for as long [...]

Kickstarter Update: Guest Posts Galore!

This week has been crazy, y'all. We're almost halfway to the funding goal for Birthright's Kickstarter, and it hasn't even been a week. You folks amaze me. Really, you do. I'm humbled and awed you'd want to support a schmuck like me. Thanks for that. From the bottom of my heart. I've been a writing fiend [...]

[Guest Post] – 1980s Horror Films: Better Than You Remember?

It may be regarded as the decade that fashion forgot but the 1980s had a remarkable array of films. Even in the horror genre, this decade provided a futile ground for innovative and groundbreaking ideas. Now, you may be thinking that the 1980s was simply a collection of ‘slasher’ films. That Freddy Krueger and Jason [...]

[Guest Post] The End of an Era: The End of “House, M.D.”

Lisa James loves numbers, logic, and telling people what to do. So it should come as no surprise that one of her favorite TV shows was House, M.D. With its series finale having just aired, Lisa gives us a retrospective on the series and why it lasted when so many other shows get the Friday [...]

Dragons Flights and Sacrifice: A Tribute to Hermione Granger

Like every other woman who went through school with frizzy hair and the label “the smart girl,” I identify strongly with Hermione Granger. I have no illusions about how clichéd this is. It’s about as original as every non-Republican professional woman with glasses believing herself to be the real-life Liz Lemon.