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First Female Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Makes TMNT #95 a $30 Comic on eBay

Sophie Campbell Shares Concept Art for Jennika, TMNT’s New Female Turtle

IDW’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles comic is heading toward its 100th issue, an amazing feat by modern comic book standards, but the publisher isn’t saving all their shocking moments for that milestone issue (though we’re on the record as predicting the return of Oruku Saki for that big event). In last week’s TMNT #95, IDW […]



Dear ABC’s The Rookie: We Want More of Our Badass Women!

ABC‘s freshman cop dramedy The Rookie has a lot of promise. The stories are interesting, the jokes are funny, the subject matter is treated respectfully, and the main character is played by geek idol Nathan Fillion (John Nolan). Additionally, the casting is fantastic! Of eight main character roles–all police officers–half are badass women played by fantastic actors: Alyssa Diaz […]

Ratched: Ryan Murphy Calls ‘Cuckoo’s Nest’ Prequel Series “A Feminist Horror Story”

American Horror Story creator Ryan Murphy is giving fans a little background on Ratched, his new dramatic series starring Sarah Paulson as a younger version of the sadistic Nurse Ratched from One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest. The series was given a two-season, 18-episode, straight-to-series commitment by the streaming service, with Murphy directing the opening episode as he does […]


Holly Marie Combs Isn’t Too ‘Charmed’ with CW Reboot

So that didn’t last long. Less than 24 hours after the CW announced it was ordering a pilot for a high-profile reboot of the long-running WB series Charmed, the original series’ own Piper Halliwell – Holly Marie Combs – took to Twitter to conjure up some ill will towards the project. Combs originally retweeted a Charmed fan’s […]

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Kevin Feige Says Yes To An All-Female Marvel Movie…After Competition Does It First

If we’re ever going to defeat sexism in Hollywood, it’s going to take heroes. Heroes who are willing to stand up and do what’s right, no matter what the cost. Heroes, you might say, like Marvel Studios head Kevin Feige. Website io9 recently captured a conversation between Thor: Ragnarok actress Tessa Thompson and Feige wherein […]

James Bond Producer Would Consider A Female Director

We’re getting another James Bond movie and that means we get to dust off the debate about whether or not we’re going to ever see a woman take on the role of Bond. We already know that such a casting jump isn’t going to happen with this movie, since Daniel Craig is already confirmed to return, […]




Preview: Empowered Special #7 – For GamerGaters And SJWs Alike

It is my guiltiest of pleasures. I may not be alone in that. Empowered by Adam Warren published by Dark Horse, the feminist cheesecake bondage comic, that aims to have its cake, eat it, then smear it all over its body inviting you to lick it off, as long as you have read The Female Eunuch […]

Feminism & Comics Event Explodes On Facebook, Gosh Comics Adds Ticket System

Let’s Talk Intersectionality runs regular reading and discussion groups at a variety of locations including the Feminist Library in London. But tomorrow they are holding this month’s event Feminism & Comics at Gosh Comics. It seems to be more popular that usual. Indeed, 352 people have signed up on Facebook to attend, with over fifty more […]