The Problem With Calling the Black Widow a Slut

You might have seen that Chris Evans and Jeremy Renner during a press junket responded to a question about Black Widow's romantic interests in Avengers: Age of Ultron (not saying who, SPOILERS, but it was brought up to them because in prior films it seemed like her interests were aimed at Captain America and Hawkeye) and both men joked that she's a slut, a whore, and she has a fake leg (which painted people with prosthetics as being something unattractive)....more
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Dealing with the WTF of 'Grey's Anatomy' Grief

The problem with recovering from the grief of a death of a major character in a Shondaland show is that you have many, many emotions to calm. Sadness and the pain of loss, of course.  The ache of nostalgia overtakes you in the inevitable cascade of flashback scenes. You've known this character for years! ...more
Omgoodness people...it's a tv show!more

Follow the Ladies of Prey As They Take on the World Championship of Taxidermy

A dead bird in the hand feels like a grenade: cold, compact, loaded. On a Saturday morning at Prey studio in downtown L.A., eight taxidermy students — a grab bag of artists and curious amateurs, all but three of them women — lower frozen European starlings into kitchen sink baptisms. They take scalpels to the specimens.  ...more

From Steve Harvey To A 12 Gauge: The Life and Death of Merlin Santana

 Original post date: 3/12/2013 via theopinionatedtv.wordpress.com...more

What Robin Williams and Albert Einstein Tell Us About Right of Publicity

By Francesca Catalano, Faculty Director in the School of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math at American Public UniversityUnless you are famous – like rock star famous – you may not have heard of the right of publicity or personality rights. A lot of time and effort goes into establishing the brand of a celebrity – the recognition factor for a name, image, and likeness. The right of publicity protects the commercial use of these personal and recognizable aspects of identity. ...more

I heart The Evil Dead

When I first heard mutterings of The Evil Dead coming to television via Starz in the form of a limited series, my left eye began to twitch. I mean, it's not like I'd gotten wicked psyched for the is it a reboot, is it a sequel movie a couple years ago....more

The Problem With Calling the Black Widow a Slut

You might have seen that Chris Evans and Jeremy Renner during a press junket responded to a question about Black Widow's romantic interests in Avengers: Age of Ultron (not saying who, SPOILERS, but it was brought up to them because in prior films it seemed like her interests were aimed at Captain America and Hawkeye) and both men joked that she's a slut, a whore, and she has a fake leg (which painted people with prosthetics as being something unattractive)....more
The "it's a jokemore

Dealing with the WTF of 'Grey's Anatomy' Grief

The problem with recovering from the grief of a death of a major character in a Shondaland show is that you have many, many emotions to calm. Sadness and the pain of loss, of course.  The ache of nostalgia overtakes you in the inevitable cascade of flashback scenes. You've known this character for years! ...more
Omgoodness people...it's a tv show!more

ADULT BEGINNERS in Theatres!

In theatres from director Ross Katz and Radius-TWC comes a look at the changes in life when trying to start as ADULT BEGINNERS. The film tells the story of Jake (Nick Kroll), an entrepreneur who seems unaware until the last minute that his company sank faster than the Titanic. As his life falls apart right before him, Jake runs as far away from Manhattan as he can get, well, that is until he lands right back where it all began – at home. ...more

TAKEN 3 Hits Bluray!

On Bluray this coming Tuesday is a man testing his skills from director Olivier Megaton and 20th Century Fox is TAKEN 3. Bryan Mills (Liam Neeson) is back once again living his life and spending time with daughter Kim (Maggie Grace). Ex-wife Lenore (Famke Janssen) is still working on her marriage to husband Stuart (Dougray Scott) but not so sure that’s what she wants anymore. ...more

My Little Pony Tales: The complete Classic Television Series on DVD

Coming to DVD is the world’s favorite herd from Shout! Kids and Hasbro Studios with MY LITTLE PONY TALES: The Complete Classic Television Series. When Ponies Starlight, Sweetheart, Melody, Bright Eyes, Patch, Clover and Bon Bon get together you can be sure fun and friendship is not far behind. Having grand Pony adventures means games, picnics, ice cream and even UFO’s! The Pony’s even have a slumber party at Sweetheart’s home, Melody and The Rockin’ Beats ready themselves for a battle of the bands which is hard to do when twin sisters need tending. ...more

Follow the Ladies of Prey As They Take on the World Championship of Taxidermy

A dead bird in the hand feels like a grenade: cold, compact, loaded. On a Saturday morning at Prey studio in downtown L.A., eight taxidermy students — a grab bag of artists and curious amateurs, all but three of them women — lower frozen European starlings into kitchen sink baptisms. They take scalpels to the specimens.  ...more