September 2015

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 [...]

May 2015

Anomaly Supplemental | A League of Their Own

By | 2016-12-22T14:24:47+00:00 May 4th, 2015|Anomaly Supplemental, Featured, History, Movie Reviews, Show Notes, strong female characters|

Donate iTunes Stitcher Player FM Podcast RSS KC and Sue discuss the classic baseball film, A League of Their Own. We discuss sports fandom compared to sci-fi/fantasy fandom, some trivia about the film, and why there's so much crying in baseball. Download episode>> This episode is part of the Anomaly [...]

March 2015

Anomaly | Facts in Fiction: Outlander Standing Stones

By | 2016-12-22T14:24:48+00:00 March 26th, 2015|Anomaly, Fantasy, Outlander, Sci Fi, Show Notes, strong female characters, TV episode review|

Donate iTunes Stitcher Podcast RSS In this episode of Anomaly, I begin a new series that I’m calling “The Facts in Fiction”. Archaeologist Jenny McNiven and I will discuss the historical accuracies that inspired our favorite sci-fi and fantasy books, movies and TV shows. Our first edition is about the Outlander standing stones. Outlander is a British-American television drama series based [...]

February 2015

Anomaly Supplemental: We’re Not Dead

By | 2016-12-22T14:24:52+00:00 February 7th, 2015|Anomaly Supplemental, Book Reviews, Movie Reviews, Musical Theatre, Show Notes, strong female characters, TV episode review|

Donate iTunes Stitcher ZUNE Podcast RSS KC and Sue return to Anomaly Supplemental after a bit of a hiatus! And there was much rejoicing (yay)! The co-hosts catch up on what they've been up to in the real world, talk about the media they've been consuming, and pet shenanigans. They covered many topics, including Hedwig and [...]