pop culture

Modern popular culture topics in the geek sphere.

Texxx-Man Cosplay5 months ago
3 Advantages of Being a Nerd
At the age of two, I discovered my father's NES and played my first game, Super Mario Bros. When I was five-years-old, I became more interested in nerdy things, for example, watching tv shows like Mig...
Katelynn Barnes5 months ago
My Top Five Edgy Musical Soundtracks
Being apart of Theatre has always been important to me. Being a musician, in general, provokes a love to musical theatre. The only problem is I'm a pretty edgy person. I don't do frilly often which ma...
Cermit Talks 5 months ago
Why Dopey Doesn't Speak
The story of snow white has existed for hundreds of years and in each iteration there has been a variety of dwarfs. The 1912 featured the like of Blake, Flick, and Glick while Mr. Magoo’s little snow ...
Katelynn Barnes5 months ago
The Reality of Being a Female Nerd
The Geek community has been around for years. A community most popularized by the release of Star Wars: A New Hope in 1977. This community houses fans from all genres including video games, DC and Mar...
Kat L'Esperance5 months ago
Which MCU Ships Should Sink and Which Should Float
Here are a few popular ships, ranking on a scale of 1-10, based on the Marvel cinematic franchise.
Texxx-Man Cosplay5 months ago
RIP Toys 'R' Us (1948-2018)
You're probably familiar with the saying, "All good things must come to an end." It's an end of an era for one of the best toy stores in the world, but it's also a sad day for everyone who loved going...
Texxx-Man Cosplay5 months ago
5 Things Adults Will Never Be Too Old For
Are you tired of some people saying that you're too old to do or have certain things? Trust me. We've been told that at some point in our adult lives. That's the reason why I'm writing this story and ...
Nor Abramson5 months ago
'The Last Jedi' vs. 'Black Panther': Why Diversity Isn't Why People Hate 'The Last Jedi'
It’s been six months since the release of The Last Jedi, and it continues to be the most REVILED movie in the Star Wars Franchise. With a lower audience score than Attack of The Clones on Rotten Tomat...
Journey Scribe5 months ago
April Ludgate's Mysterious Late Appearance
Not surprisingly, April was the most difficult character for me to type. Is she a thinking type or feeling type? Do her more emotionally motivated actions result from Fi (Introverted Feeling) or an in...
Alex Dee6 months ago
Top Five Movies That Need a Remake
I know what they say. You don't mess with the greats. But sometimes you have those movies that you just love so much, that you need to see it brought to life again. There's no way to outdo the origina...
Colin Ogilvie6 months ago
Where Marvel Went Wrong with Their Small-Screen Universe
As many (or all) of us know, Marvel kickstarted its Cinematic Universe in 2008 with Iron Man. Since then, Marvel Studios has produced hit after hit, with a handful of films in the $1 billion earnings ...
Jen Angela6 months ago
'Rugrats' Is Shaping the Way for Young Girls
While a lot of children’s television may seem like nonsense, there may actually be some true gems hidden in the dust. A series I grew up watching was Rugrats. This show portrayed the lives of a group ...
Suspicious Cook6 months ago
6 Toys From the 90's That Should Come Back With Today's Technology
The 1990's were a radical time full of radical toys. Kids of that era might have loved what they had, but by today's standards, it's obvious just how little that was. With a little bit of today's know...
Kelly Thompson6 months ago
RuPaul: The Problematic Thomas Edison of Drag
RuPaul is probably the most famous drag queen of all time. I don't want to pass over classics such as Lady Bunny, Dame Edna, and the great queens that have cemented themselves in drag lore, but let's ...
Nancy D6 months ago
10 Fan Theories for Season 8 'Games of Thrones'
What is going to happen to our beloved characters? How many of them will die in the last season? What is going to happen with the Night King? There are a lot of questions and we want answers... in the...
Jonathan Sim6 months ago
Top 10 Best Movie Endings!
When it comes to movies, the ending can make or break a movie. You can have an amazing movie that gets ruined by a bad ending or a bad movie that gets saved by a great ending. Now, I don't really mean...
Taylor Underwood6 months ago
When Our Shows Leave Us
What happens to an avid fan when their favorite show gets canceled? Well, a lot of things. For some fans, it’s a sign to move on. It doesn’t hit them very hard and they can say, “Well, it had a good r...
Texxx-Man Cosplay6 months ago
Kids These Days Will Never Know: Part Four
You have seen 15 of my favorite things I have experienced as a kid and I'll be revealing the last five items on my list. Being a kid in the 80s and 90s was so much easier and simpler. We have to sit b...