New Show Recap: Marvel’s Agent Carter 1×05, “The Iron Ceiling”

Our lovely Agent Carter returned to our screens tonight, bringing a few familiar faces with her. The Howling Commandos last seen in Captain AmericaThe First Avenger, returned to help Agent Carter this week.  Read More New Show Recap: Marvel’s Agent Carter 1×05, “The Iron Ceiling”

New Show Recap: Downton Abbey, Episode 5×05

Hello, all! Time for this week’s recap of Downton Abbey. We’re on episode five of the season, and the drama just doesn’t stop. Some of it is a little deja vu (fisticuffs over the love of a woman, perhaps), but we get rid of dreary old Miss Bunting! Read More New Show Recap: Downton Abbey, Episode 5×05

Prince Agnes and the Princely Palooza Pleasure Party

The Shittiest Princess is a series of funny fairy tales for those of us who ain’t exactly cartoon princesses. Stay tuned for a new adventure every week!  You can find the whole series here.

There once was a friend-wife named Agnes… who hated Limericks. Agnes had married Princess Poot of Kingdomville in exchange for the title of prince and a salary of fifteen kegs of beer a day, even though Poot was a very shitty princess. Well, by conventional standards, and according to the UN Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space. Read More Prince Agnes and the Princely Palooza Pleasure Party

#ShameOnShonda Is Bullshit: On Black Women, Mental Health And Intersectionality

Friday morning, there was grumbling on my twitter timeline about the storyline of last night’s episode of Grey’s Anatomy. A hashtag, #ShameOnShonda, had been started in protest of what was perceived as a stigmatization of mothers with post-partum depression, or PPD. Read More #ShameOnShonda Is Bullshit: On Black Women, Mental Health And Intersectionality

New Show Recap: Peaky Blinders, Episode 1, “Episode 1″

Set in 1919 Birmingham, this show covers the lives the of Shelby family, key members of the Peaky Blinders, a gang whose name comes from the razor blades they hide in their caps. The Blinders are bookmakers, race-fixers, and common shakedown thugs, but their leader wants more. Read More New Show Recap: Peaky Blinders, Episode 1, “Episode 1″