It’s Bigger than Her (2 of 2)

A white actress claims she’s being short-changed in pay and opportunity. The world calls her brave! White movie exec claims Black films don’t sell overseas. He’s called realistic and business savvy! Topics like these frustrate me. Because the implications are bigger than the entertainment industry. Bigger than an actress, a film, a pay dispute. Bigger […]

It’s Bigger Than Her (1 of 2)

I may not be a fan of everything comedian and Academy Award-winning actress, Mo’Nique, has performed in, but the response to her call to boycott Netflix has me vexed. The immediate dismissal and caricature of her argument could be seen as another facet of respectability politics – and in some aspect, misogynoir.

Diary of a Fangirl: Meeting Shark Tank’s Daymond John

Today’s guest post is from Lauren: I met him at the Austin Convention Center at a Real Estate Convention…. I am a new home sales associate for Meritage Homes (Green Builder) AND I have an app Start-up, CatFoster Media… Coincidentally the game developers conference was right next door…. My App company was at the forefront […]

Diary of a Fangirl: Meeting Tom Hiddleston

Today’s guest post is from Tiffany, who has a YouTube video of her encounter here. Meeting Tom was really great.  As you can probably tell from the video, he is super sweet and patient [as were his fans].  We all agreed beforehand that we’d be polite and try not to crowd him.  I wish I […]

Diary of a Fangirl: Meeting Norman Reedus

Today’s guest post is from Kyle: Meeting Norman Reedus The first time I met Norman was at Wizard Chicago. He was only there Saturday and Sunday due to filming The Walking Dead, so you can imagine his lines for photo ops and autographs were massive.I got in line Saturday for autographs and ended up leaving […]

Diary of a Fangirl: Meeting Shark Tank’s Daymond John

Today’s guest post is from Lauren: I met him at the Austin Convention Center at a Real Estate Convention…. I am a new home sales associate for Meritage Homes (Green Builder) AND I have an app Start-up, CatFoster Media… Coincidentally the game developers conference was right next door…. My App company was at the forefront […]