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The Sixth Year: American Sigh Story

RAPE JOKES: Release Date + Pre-orders!

Ah! It’s Friday and I have some exciting news to share. I feel like I’ve been trying to keep from just blurting this out on the internet all week long, so I’m just going to get right to it.

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The Anti-Revenge Movie

Just an article I love.

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Watchmen S1E5: Little Fear of Lightning

Can we take a minute right here up top to appreciate Tim Blake Nelson?

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A Cinematic Guide to True Crime

Let’s get in on that true crime boom.

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American Horror Story S9E9: Final Girl

Firstly and most foremostly: my debut novel, Rape Jokes, got an ebook release on earlier this week! If you enjoy my recaps and would like to support my blog, please consider grabbing yourself a copy right here.

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Star Wars Cinematic Universe Retrospective: Episode IV – A New Hope

In which I call Luke a twink.

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Rape Jokes Ebook Release!

Happy Tuesday, one and all! I’m here to (hopefully) brighten your day with some delightfully exciting news, so let’s waste no time in getting to it, shall we?

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Watchmen S1E4: If You Don’t Like My Story, Write Your Own

Hong Chau, and her delightfully unsettling trillionaire Lady Trieu, is at the centre of this episode of Watchmen. And, for an episode titled If You Don’t Like My Story, Write Your Own, what a gift her introduction has been.

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Problematic Media, Villainous Villains, and that Surprisingly Anti-Queer Pennywise

In the wake of IT Chapter Two, amongst the maelstrom of Reddie fanfiction that I was certainly not churning out at the rate of six per hour and Bill Hader actually becoming a sex symbol, Out.com released an article that swiftly shot to the top of the Discourse surrounding the movie: Pennywise is Surprisingly Anti-Queer in IT Chapter 2.

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American Horror Story S9E8: Rest in Pieces

I want to make it very clear, right at the top of this review, that I am not the kind of person who believes that subtlety is necessary for good storytelling. My favourite genre of anything is the musical, a world often delightfully devoid of nuance; one of my favourite movies is Streets of Fire, a film which can’t even spell subtlety. I reviewed Riverdale for two entire seasons, not entirely unfavourably. I’m not asking for Barry Jenkins-levels of deep emotional wit here, is what I’m saying.

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Star Wars Cinematic Universe Retrospective: Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

Eternally dunking on Rogue One

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