I’ll Get No Justice Here, Game of Thrones

No Justice in Game of Thrones, “The Laws of Gods and Men”. Every episode of Game of Thrones is riveted with drama, and last Sunday’s episode was no exception. Peter Dinklage’s performance in the last half of, “The Laws of Gods and Men” had the hairs on my arms standing up with goosebumps all over, or as Jennifer Lopez would say, “Goosies”. That felt like an emotional roller coaster with one big problem, we have to wait until next week for the big drop. Who will combat Tyrion or will he name a champion to fight for him?...more

Is There Still a Social Stigma for Geek Girls?

When I was in elementary school, one of the worst things a classmate could call someone was a "geek". In a world of social media and smart phones the negativity associated with the word "geek" is going away. But it's not gone yet -- and I think it's still more negative for women than it is for men. I can call myself a geek with pride. I can bond with my family and my closest friends over geeky things. But when someone in my larger circle of acquaintances uses the term "geek" in reference to me or knows I'm into certain things, I still blush. ...more
I think all girls are a geek to some extent. Also, certain geeky girls have a sweet innocent and ...more