Category Archives: Misc

Moving to!

The title says it all…we’ve finally got a domain! We’ll be leaving this blog up so any old links can still find their way here, but from now on we’ll be posting at Please remember to update your RSS … Continue reading

Posted in Misc | Leave a comment

Female Friendships: Image Not Found?

I like to read comics about girl friendships. I’ll admit that as a blanket statement that sounds both absurd and really broad, but it’s the truth. I like to see my favourite female characters, hanging out, being friends or colleagues … Continue reading

Posted in Marvel, Misc | Tagged , , , , | 10 Comments

Teenage Satan!

There’s been a lot of buzz on the internet about Teenage Satan lately.  From their surprise announcement at Boston Comic Con (and the party of the year, from what I hear), to coverage on Newsarama and iFanboy, there are a … Continue reading

Posted in Misc | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Question of the Month: Who is your favorite sidekick?

It’s the second of our nearly monthly questions that we pose to the GRCT crew.  We’d love to hear what you think, or your thoughts on what we think too! Question: Sidekicks form an important part of the comic world.  … Continue reading

Posted in Misc | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

The Anatomy of a Geek Girl: Dicks and False Dichotomies

When I wrote “Do You,” I wanted to specifically avoid centering my voice and experiences in fandom since it was meant as a response to specific attacks against women who are not me, but with that done I can get … Continue reading

Posted in Misc | 2 Comments

Single Ladies [Put A Utility Belt On It] Part 2: Cassandra Cain

In considering Cassandra Cain, a significant deviation needs to be made from how I was able to analyze Barbara Gordon. Babs’ life easily conforms to both the conventions of western literature and to the ideals of (white) western feminism so … Continue reading

Posted in Misc | 2 Comments

Do You and Other Words of Wisdom About Female Geekery

This is, to be perfectly honest, one of those posts that should never have to be written but we don’t live in some kind of post-feminist utopia where women are taken seriously as equal participants in anything so I end … Continue reading

Posted in Misc | 15 Comments