by Leonie Yesterday, on June 4th, Hollywood actor and director Noah Wyle turned 46. Whether you know him as the cute, clumsy but competent doctor John Carter in Emergency Room, youngest member of the original cast and starring alongside George Clooney, or as the brilliant librarian Flynn Carson from the The Librarian movie trilogy (or the … More Happy Birthday, Noah Wyle!
by Leonie This morning Viki and I went to a conference in this darling city of Vienna where we had the privilege to listen to a myriad of talks. Among those was a presentation by a former teacher of mine about the superhero genre and how it has adapted to reflect trends in social and … More Be more inclusive, be the inclusivest!
by Viki This is just a fun little list of things that constantly annoy me in movie theaters and maybe I can raise some awareness concerning this troubling issue. 1. Can’t afford (cool or flashy) snacks which they show on viciously entertaining slideshows just to tease you (and take your money). And boy, would I give … More 10 Bummers in the Movie Theater
by Viki I wanted to write this text for anyone who has ever felt like people didn’t care for them, didn’t appreciate or even acknowledge what you did for them because I know the feeling quite well. This is not about writing depressed analogies, no. I wanted to share a realization that immediately killed this painful … More The feeling of underappreciation
by Viki I recently witnessed an online conversation where someone ‘confessed’ to be attracted to an animated character and explained it in a very apologetic way, admitting that they know it’s ‘weird’. Adding to that, people answered with phrases like “that is really sad” or “that is so wrong” and I couldn’t help myself but … More 5 reasons why being attracted to animated characters is not weird
by Leonie I’m not really an avid reader of coimc books. I enjoy them, I just never got that into it. Growing up I mostly read Lucky Luke, Asterix and DuckTales, simply because my brother owned them and they were a ton of fun to read on vacation. But since he wasn’t all that interested … More Loveliest of All Comic Book Hauls
by Leonie While each Hogwarts house has its pros and cons, Slytherin was initially the most disliked, I might even say hated, out of the four. And since I myself am proudly reppin’ the green and silver I was never okay with that reputation. So here you have it: a list of reasons why you should be … More Slytherins are your Best Friend
by Leonie When I say I like The Walking Dead, it is a humungous understatement. I used to hate it, or rather, I’d not give a shit. I could never get past 10 minutes of the first episode because I’d get so bored. But then I thought “Maybe third time’s the charm?” And boy, oh boy, … More Packing for the Zombie Apocalypse
by Leonie One of my favorite games in recent years has been Yandere Simulator. It’s a PC game that is still in development with the creator posting videos on his YouTube channel Yandere Dev and updating the fans on what he is working on. The story of the game takes place at Akademi High and … More April Fool’s Can Kiss My Ass