Category: Agonizer

The Agonizer is for all posts that don’t fit in any other category, including comic book reviews, book reports, editorials, rants, and more!

VIDEO: Welcome to Night Vale

Ursa reviews a podcast posing as news, ads, and announcements for a fictional desert community where the sun is hot, the gay love interest is beautiful, and strange fangirlish notions pass through our heads as we try to sleep. Also, there's a floating cat. Welcome to Night Vale...

VIDEO: Harry Potter and the philosopher's themes

Did you know the Harry Potter series is now sixteen years old? No? Feel old yet? Never mind, because Harry and friends were Ursa's Very First Fandom, and she'd like to take you on a trip down memory lane. Movies, books, and fandom ahoy: it's Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Themes!

VIDEO: The Honor Harrington Series

It's Ursa's birthday, so she's celebrating with a woman who kicks butt and takes names... in spaaaaaaace! It's the Honorverse series of books that transplants the adventures of Horatio Hornblower into the 41st century (and into a female protagonist). Also featuring Prince Zuko, the suspiciously familiar Ode to Exposition, and a special appearance by our own Porn Critic!

VIDEO: Cinco de Mayo

It's the 5th of May, and everybody and their mothers keep calling the Renegado because they think it's the most important holiday to Mexicans. To put a stop to it, he presents this video where he looks at the history of Cinco de Mayo and puts the holiday in its proper context.