We've talked about the bad dads and dead moms of our favorite heroes, but what if our heroes themselves became parents? Today, Gen puts her child development education to good use as we theorize about which Avengers are up to the task of parenthood... and which ones are not. Parents assemble! Listen on Anchor here. You… Continue reading Marvel Movie Parenting III: Hypothetical Parents
SPOILERS TO INFINITY STONES AND BEYOND. We died, we cried, we lived again. Get our first raw reaction (seriously, we started recording during the end credits) to the most anticipated Marvel movie of all time. Listen here on Anchor. Interested in a transcript? Hit me up on the contact button.
Boot up your fan blogs, because the experts are here to over-analyze every single frame of every single Avengers: Endgame trailer. Today, we’ll talk character highlights, speculate about plot points, and, of course, devolve into a panic about all our faves dying. You ready? Because we’re not. Listen to our podcast episode on Anchor. Interested… Continue reading Let’s Pre-Game: Avengers Endgame Trailer Analysis
What makes a decent dad in the Marvel movies? Don’t try to kill the kid. Today we scour the MCU for all the beloved fathers who manage to pass this incredibly high bar. Listen now on Anchor.
In today’s book review, we get inside the mind of the Mad Titan in Barry Lyga’s prequel novel leading to The Snap. No doubt Thanos is brutal in his logic, but this book asks us fascinating questions about the nature of love, isolation, sacrifice, and, ultimately, “salvation.” Check out our review on Anchor.
Bridgette & Gen give a 15-minute spoiler free review of Ant-Man and The Wasp, and then we dive deep into spoiler waters. Highlights include: Ghost, who totally stole her phasing powers from Reverse Flash but remains a surprisingly interesting antagonist; Another Generic (White) Villain Dude; Father-Daughter Duos; Luis vs. The Not-Truth Serum; and THAT POST-CREDITS… Continue reading Nerd Alert Episode 3: Ant-Man and The Wasp Review
How does our perspective of Thor: Ragnarok change now that we know what happens immediately afterward in Infinity War? As usual, Bridgette & Gen first talk about THE FEELS, and then get into the nitty-gritty details. How has Thor & Loki’s complicated history built up to the emotional tipping point of [SPOILER]’s death? Why does the Hulk fail… Continue reading Nerd Alert Podcast Episode 2: Revisiting Thor: Ragnarok After Infinity War
Avengers: Infinity War has been out for ages, and we're still crying inside (and outside). Bridgette and Gen are two simple fangirls who decided to hash out our feelings in a public podcast, as you do. Gen discusses how she saw the movie by herself and regrets every decision she has made up to this… Continue reading Nerd Alert Podcast Episode 1: Thanos Strikes Back
This will sound like a shock coming from me. I'm a Marvel fan whose obsession with Captain America (and by extension, Chris Evans) has no bounds. I have a six-foot tall cardboard cutout of him that I've showed off, multiple times, in public. People have given me a swarm of Captain America-themed items, from pajamas… Continue reading Why Captain America Should Die in Avengers: Infinity War
I remember the hurricane of controversy when the first poster for Black Panther was released last summer. Because the poster had a striking resemblance to a famous photograph of Huey P. Newton, co-founder of the American Black Panther Party, it ruffled white people’s feathers by simple virtue of a holla back to black power. I just have one… Continue reading Black Panther Rises, and My Body is Ready