If I never hear the word "heteronormative" again, it'll still be too soon. You know, I totally understand why there's so much outcry about J.K. Rowling not outing Dumbledore in her books despite it being completely irrelevant to the plot. I mean, geez, I don't even know how I managed to grow up remotely queer without any literary role models. I'm so jellus that kids today even … [Read more...] about Is Dumbledore Gay? GAY LIKE ME?*
Teen detective drama Veronica Mars faced a lot of upheavals this year, not only with the show moving from UPN to the shiny new hybrid network The CW, but also in its story, as hardboiled high schooler Veronica made the transition to college. Like the kids from West Beverly High and Sunnydale before her, smart-aleck Veronica and her extensive vocabulary have moved to a set with … [Read more...] about You’ve Really Got Some Minerva, Veronica Mars
Pleased to be making your Bollywood acquaintance. First, let's define the term "Bollywood." Clearly referencing the heart of the American (or "Amrikan") film industry, "Bollywood" comes from the "B" in "Bombay" and refers to the corresponding cradle of Hindi-language film, which puts out over 600 full-length feature films a year. Since the city has been stripped of its British … [Read more...] about PopGurls Guide to Hello, Bollywood!