Veronica Mars: Iconic Feminist Show and Teen Girl Detective

Veronica Mars is one of my favorite television shows, and the title character is a fantastic depiction of a smart, vulnerable, brave, fallible young woman. If you haven’t seen it, I highly recommend setting aside some time and watching the entire series. (If you’ve got Amazon Prime, it’s available for free there right now or…

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The Walking Dead: Well, that was a finale.

After all season waiting, waiting, waiting for Negan to appear, tonight it finally happened. WELCOME NEGAN AND LUCILLE. #TWDFinale #TheWalkingDead pic.twitter.com/Ji4qj86Fim — Fangirlish (@fangirlishness) April 4, 2016 And basically this is me now: Because, yikes! The traps along the road and leading them to where they’d eventually meet him built it up just right. And…

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A Tale of Two Deans

This scene mashup of the two Deans (one from the unaired pilot & the one who actually played him on the show) from Gilmore Girls is… interesting. It’s Original Willow all over again. I wonder if the whole unaired pilot is available somewhere to watch… maybe a bonus feature on the season one DVDs? Hmm…

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The Americans & Parenting Skills

We spent the evening finishing season two of The Americans. Having been a little kid in the 80s, I spent a few years being pretty obsessed with the USSR, the Cold War, and wanting to be a spy when I grew up, so the show is a nice diversion from regular ol’ modern life. Related:…

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Wintertime Tip: Up Your Netflix Game

You’ve got Netflix, right? I know I’m not the only one who watches something on there basically every day. I should really offer to pay them more based solely on the number of times I’ve re-watched Buffy. It’s pretty straight-forward and easy to figure out, but there are a few adjustments that might make your viewing experience even…

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Original Willow

Did you know Willow in the Buffy the Vampire Slayer pilot was played by someone other than Alyson Hannigan? The re-cast was needed and made for a much-improved pilot (and show), because whooooooooooa. Still, fun to see and so awkward (much like lots of moments in season one).

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