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Books

Book Review: “Veronica Mars: Mr. Kiss and Tell” by Rob Thomas and Jennifer Graham

Our favorite young detective lives on in print once more.

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Humor

The 10 Stages of Reading Internet Comments

As expressed in gifs. 

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Dispatches from Ladyblogland

Dispatches from Ladyblogland

Here’s what we read and talked about this week.

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LadyGhosts of TV Past

Why Shelby Woo Isn’t Veronica Mars

It’s been several weeks since I gave up, but I still have a lot of feelings about The Mystery Files of Shelby Woo.

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Pop Culture

More Adventures with Amazon Prime

On the 23rd, Amazon announced an exclusive deal with HBO, which brings many of HBO’s original series to the internet retailer’s Prime service. This marks the first time HBO content has been available online anywhere but HBO (legally, at least) and marks a huge coup in the streaming wars. So on May 21st, anyone with […]

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Pop Culture

Movies on Amazon Prime (That Aren’t on Netflix)

Veronica Mars? Justified? The Americans? Not on Netflix streaming. But they are on Amazon Prime, which I know many of y’all have (because two-day shipping). Here’s what’s to watch on Amazon Prime when you’ve finished House of Cards.

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Humor

The Manicured Nerd: If I Ran OPI

I like nail polish. I mean, I really like nail polish. And I’m a huge nerd. Those two things might not seem like they go together, but life is weird.

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Lunchtime Poll

Lunchtime Poll: Your Milquetoast Boyfriend

Complete this word puzzle for me, Persephoneers:

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Persephone Bracket

Fall Bracket II: The Final Vote

We’ve gone from more than 250 nominees to 64 contenders, and now we’ve narrowed the field down to the final two.

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Persephone Bracket

Fall Bracket II: Voting Day Twelve + Meet the Final Four

We’re down to four fantastic ladies (or groups of ladies, as the case may be) in our bracket, and it’s time to bring that down to the final two. Are you ready? Click on!

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Persephone Bracket

Fall Bracket II: Voting Day Nine, The Younger Games

Just when we’ve recovered from the battles leading to the Sweet Sixteen, it’s time to cut some more fabulous ladies from the bracket. 

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Pop Culture

Never Mind the Neilsens: Sweet Sixteen, Day Three

We’re getting down to brass tacks with the sweet sixteen. Today we’ll be voting on the leading ladies in drama, so get your #2 pencils ready! 

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LadyGhosts of TV Past

Ladyghosts: Veronica Mars, 1.22, “Leave It To Beaver”

This, according to Netflix, is the “action-packed season finale!”  I know it’s been a couple weeks since my last recap, but hopefully we can all remember what has happened.  A lot happens in this episode so it’s going to be a long recap. Let’s get going!

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LadyGhosts of TV Past

Ladyghosts: Veronica Mars, 1.21, “A Trip To The Dentist”

Ed. Note: TW on this episode for discussion of rape. We have a flashback-heavy episode this week as Veronica works to piece together the details of what happened the night she was drugged and raped.  But the episode starts off with Papa Mars in Cuba where he has managed to track down Duncan Kane. Maybe […]

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LadyGhosts of TV Past

Ladyghosts: Veronica Mars, 1.20, “M.A.D”

This episode opens on Veronica causing a parking lot traffic jam by doing her own car tune-up, reminding us why Veronica is one of our favorite badass ladyghosts.  It then cuts to some 09er blackmailing his girlfriend into not breaking up with him by threatening to show everyone in school a cell phone video of […]