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Best Friendship in Media Outside of Books

My follow up post to my Top Ten Tuesday list. Firefly (TV, sci-fi): The crew of the spaceship, Serenity, exist on the outskirts of the Alliance, getting by one job at a time. Of course, Firefly. The nine protagonists are … Continue reading

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Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Popular Authors I’ve Never Read

The theme for this week’s Top Ten Tuesday, from The Broke and the Bookish, is popular authors I’d never read. Having at least half of these authors on this list is probably considered blasphemous, especially in SFF, but there it … Continue reading

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Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Worlds I’d Never Want To Live In

It’s been a while since I did a Top Ten Tuesday topic from The Broke and the Bookish–I managed to come up with six worlds I’d never want to live in from books, and four from other media. 1. Westeros … Continue reading

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A Few Alpha Male Characters That Are Actually Well Done

To go along with my previous post “Top Ten Non-Alpha Male¬†Heroes“, this post will highlight a few examples of the archetype which don’t suck. In fact, they’re even good. Perhaps not surprisingly, this list is way shorter than my previous … Continue reading

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Top Ten Non-Alpha Male Heroes

It had to happen eventually. I love urban fantasy, I really do. But there are some archetypes that keep resurfacing again and again. Not in every work, and they aren’t always done badly. But in the great majority of the … Continue reading

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Post-Marathon Impressions and Favorite Characters for the absolutely amazing Avatar: The Last Airbender

I’ve caught episodes of Airbender when I was a kid, but I’d never actually sat down and watched all of them in order. After watching the first season of Korra and hearing all the hype about this show, I figured … Continue reading

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TTT: Top Ten Words/Topics That Will Make You NOT pick up a book

Fun topic from The Broke and the Bookish‘s Top Ten Tuesday today, about topics that turn us off from trying a book. I managed to come up with 7. Standard disclaimer, there is good media with all of these topics, … Continue reading

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