In this episode, we team up with Christi from Musical Hell to dive deep into Portal 2 and its mythological roots. What has Portal 2 taken from Greek Mythology? Is GLaDOS really a Prometheus allegor…
Author: Sursum Ursa
Let’s talk about Tanusha “Kayo” Kyrano, Tin-Tin, and being a ladyperson in Thunderbirds past and present.
Also a little about the Cold War, paranoia, and the nature of Thunderbirds Are Go episodes…
5, 4, 3, 2, 1: THUNDERBIRDS ARE GO!
But what makes the live-action movie such a disappointment compared to the Gerry and Sylvia Anderson series in the 1960s?
Which had Supermarionation! Which is to…
Oh Brutha, where art thou? Today’s episode is on Terry Pratchett’s 13th Discworld novel, Small Gods; Brutha; religion; and the temporarily betortoised.
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…