Connect with us

Podcasts

Queer Women, Dating, and Media Influence

Published

on

In this episode, Elizabeth and Kori talking about the infamously awful exploits of queer lady dating, and break down the how’s and why’s that lead to mooning over your love interest for hours from across a bar. Also, they look at the wlw social and media influences that helped enshrine some of the current dating “tropes” we still struggle with.


Image courtesy of Showtime

When not working on her degree or at her actual job, Elizabeth pursues her true passion of complaining at great length about pop culture on the internet. She serves as a Managing Editor for The Fandomentals. You can find her on Tumblr @ohemgeelizabeth

Continue Reading
Advertisement
Comments

Podcasts

Unabashed Book Snobbery Answers GoT Season 7 Asks

Kylie

Published

on

By

Julia and Kylie celebrate the ending of Game of Thrones Season 7 by…answering a bunch of asks all about it!

Listen below, subscribe/listen on iTunes (the newest episode is updated in the app, even if not on the site yet), subscribe to our RSS feed, search for “Unabashed Book Snobbery” in any podcast app, or download an MP3 of this episode here (go to ‘show all’).

The salterello performance for this episode is “Saltarello, Lamento di Tristano, Dulab, La Rotta”—Medieval meets Irak, Klangwelten II p.2.

Episode Breakdown:

  • 0:00 – Introduction & which character is the most screwed over?
  • 9:45 – How would you have done R+L=J?
  • 15:25 – GoT’s Season 7 reception & fandom dialogue
  • 25:15 – Karen Smith sends an ask & Sam/Bran in S7 ft. MissWorm!
  • 31:15 – What the hell was Winterhell, Lena Heady, Book!Cersei, and Theon
  • 43:00 – The idiotic truce and poor Cheryl!
  • 53:50 – Character arcs, Tyrion’s romantic feelings for Deadpan, Bronn’s romantic feelings for Larry
  • 59:20 – “Aegon”, most disappointing meme, Robert’s Rebellion’s depiction
  • 1:07:05 – Dragonstone, the Cherry bomb
  • 1:11:55 – Incest, Brienne fucks loyalty, Randyll’s words of wisdom, and parenthood
  • 1:19:10 – Closing & final thoughts

Related Pieces:


 

Continue Reading

Podcasts

The Fandomentalist talks Supergirl and Subtext

Kylie

Published

on

By

Julia, Kylie, and Gretchen sit down with Leah from TGIFemslash to chat about the upcoming season of Supergirl (is there hope?) and the interesting penchant for subtext over explicit queer ships within some areas of fandom.

Follow us on SoundcloudiTunes, find us in any podcast app, or subscribe to our RSS feed.

Episode Breakdown:

  • 0:00 – Introduction & fandom news 9/10/17
  • 17:00 – Supergirl‘s past and future
  • 44:35 – Subtext vs. sub-par text with queer ships

Related Pieces:


 

Continue Reading

Podcasts

Stumbling From Text to Screen

Thaddeus

Published

on

Jeremiah and Thaddeus are back with the newly revamped Beneath the Screen of the Ultra-Critics! In this episode, they take a look at silver screen adaptations based on literary works. Warning: Harry Potter talk ahead!

Continue Reading

Trending