October 2015

From A to Xena: Life Lessons from a Warrior Princess

By | 2016-12-22T14:24:30+00:00 October 20th, 2015|Anomalous Musings, Classic TV, Geek, strong female characters|

Donate Blog RSS iTunes Stitcher Zune Podcast RSS Back in late July, I took on the enormous task of re-watching all of Xena Warrior Princess before heading to Dragon Con over Labor Day weekend, where I would be one of the panelists on the 20th Anniversary Panel.  And as I was power-watching this [...]

Celebrating #BevCrusherDay: Bev’s Best Moments

By | 2016-12-22T14:24:31+00:00 October 13th, 2015|Anomalous Musings, Star Trek, Star Trek Episodes, strong female characters|

Donate Blog RSS iTunes Stitcher Zune Podcast RSS "I don't understand Doctor Who. Never seen it. All I hear is people asking, 'Who's your Doctor?' Well, you know who my doctor is? Beverly Crusher." -Me, World Con 2011 (before watching any Doctor Who) Beverly Cheryl Howard Crusher has been my favorite [...]

September 2015

Anomaly Supplemental | Xena Warrior Princess: The Power. The Passion. The Panel.

By | 2016-12-22T14:24:32+00:00 September 20th, 2015|Anomaly Supplemental, Classic TV, ConventionPanels, Show Notes, strong female characters|

Donate Blog RSS iTunes Stitcher Zune Podcast RSS Originally, we were planning to bring you a review of the comic book series Y: The Last Man this week. But KC's public library had other plans. So, instead, we decided to release a Dragon Con Panel in a timely fashion... The Legend of Xena: [...]

Dissecting the “Beauty and the Beast” Trope: Gender Roles in a Tale as Old as Time

By | 2016-12-22T14:24:33+00:00 September 3rd, 2015|Anomalous Musings, Disney, Fantasy, strong female characters|

Donate Blog RSS iTunes Stitcher Zune Podcast RSS I’m KC, and when it comes to shipping characters in genre media and literature, I am the Captain of the USS Tenth Doctor x Rose Tyler. And I am an Anomaly. I was only four or five-years-old when Disney’s Beauty and the Beast came out, [...]

August 2015

Book Review | You’re Never Weird on the Internet (Almost) by Felicia Day

By | 2016-12-22T14:24:33+00:00 August 27th, 2015|Anomalous Musings, Book Reviews, Buffy, Gaming, Geek, strong female characters, Web Series|

Blog RSS iTunes Podcast RSS Stitcher Zune Donate A few years ago (2008, to be exact), I faced a super-long train commute from my home in Brooklyn out to the very edge of Queens. While looking for something to listen to on my Zune, I noticed Microsoft was offering a free web-series, available [...]