Author: Sursum Ursa
Hi my name is Ebony Dark’ness Dementia Raven Way and I have a video about why Mary Sues aren’t all that bad.
Ok, maybe not counting Ebony.
In this episode we discuss the history of t…
Book burning, allegories and a potted history of CS Lewis, it’s The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe on Stuff You Like for our one hundred and fiftieth episode!
Is that not a little mind-blowing?…
Rainbow sprinkles, tortured food metaphors and pulpy scifi you just might love.
Free sample of the first book: http://jiltanith.thefifthimperium.com/site/page/GrandCentralArena/01/PARAMETERS
Welp, this was a triumph. 😛
Oh, GLADOS. I love you so much. And your terrible terrible insults.
The Chronicles of Narnia, the Problem of Susan Pevensie, CS Lewis, and ‘adult’ as a term of praise.
EL James, Marion Zimmer Bradley, the legality of fanfiction, and the tale of Kobra and Jemima.
So many sites, so little time…
Come what may, I know the way…to the cinema, to watch Disney’s latest princess-related offering, Moana.
Let’s get down to business… to perform our designated gender role. HUH!
Baking soda: cheap, easy, and a terrible idea for your haircare routine.
Why? Well, to answer that, we need to talk about pH, disulphide bonds, and perms.
Blue marble: public domain
This episode, Ursa tackles an entirely forgettable Will Smith comedy vehicle and asks: is there such a thing as an ethical pickup artist? And if not, why not?
It’s Star Trek vs. Star Wars this week on History of Fanfic…but not in quite the way you’d expect.
History of Fanfiction playlist: https:…
In this episode: Mickey Mouse, Queen Anne, Sherlock Holmes, and A Brief History of Copyright.
Happy birthday, Carrie Fisher! Also in this episode: The Force Awakens, the reality of time passing and mortality, and approaches to progress.
In the first part of our series on the history of fanfiction, we discuss derivative works, Ancient Greek poetry, Arthurian legend and how Virgil was a Homer fanboy not just before it was cool, but …
n the first part of our series on the history of fanfiction, we discuss derivative works, Ancient Greek poetry, Arthurian legend and how Virgil was a Homer fanboy not just before it was cool, but b…
Food! Books! Space! TV! Podcasts! Yay!
This is Five Right Now, the things I am watching, listening to and loving right now, while I wrestle with talking about Arthurian legend as collaborative fanf…
Movie Dad is inept, but we’re supposed to be sympathetic, Melissa’s dad is a jerk, but we’re not, and just what exactly is emotional labor anyway?
WHO YA GONNA CALL?
Today: how do you know if you’re too stupid to know that you’re stupid?
Which is to say: why doesn’t Kevin know that he’s Kevin?
Dunning-Kruger effect paper: Unskilled…
Let’s talk about Stuff! That we like! And why we like it!
My name is Jill Bearup, I make a show called Stuff You Like, and it does exactly what it says on the tin.
Expect Star Wars, Harry Potter,…