But does it matter that two middle-aged men with very large platforms were sitting at a table pathologising teenage girls’ sexuality – and making a whole load of potentially harmful assumptions about a topic they know literally nothing about? Absolutely.
Finally, a mainstream media article that presents the human side of fandom, and talks about why it’s important to have alternative forms of media.
I fangirl this woman so hard right now.
Happy Birthday, Mike Judge! And thank you for 15 years of the gift that keeps on giving, Office Space…and Bill Lumbergh, one of the worst on-screen bosses of all time.
Large quantities of Sherlock, Parks & Recreation, Benedict Cumberbatch, Tom Hiddleston, Martin Freeman, Adam Scott, Jon Hamm, Amy Poehler, podcast randomness, and much more will be found here. The level of appreciation is up to you.
"You know nerd culture is mainstream now. So when you use the word nerd derogatorily, it means you're the one that's out of the zeitgeist" ~ Ben Wyatt