Girl Meets World: An Excellent Sequel to Boy Meets World

This week on What You Should be Watching: Girl Meets World. In November 2012, it was reported that Disney Channel was in the early stages of development of a follow-up series to the 90s cult classic Boy Meets World. This new show, Girl Meets World, would center on Cory and Topanga’s 12-year-old daughter, Riley (Rowan Blanchard) and her best friend Maya Hart (Sabrina Carpenter). The series is currently about halfway

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A Reflection on Stupid Girls

When I was just a baby feminist, way back about half way through high school – as I was realizing dudes being in charge of everything wasn’t really suiting my needs or happiness – P!nk was my girl. Her bright pink hair, crop tops, and loud, angry demeanor synced right up with the internal rebellion I felt at the time, and gave me an outlet for an external rebellion I didn’t

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The Impact Of Women Starring In A ‘Ghostbusters’ Reboot

It kills me sometimes to know that, at any given moment, Bill Murray and I could be in the same state, and he just doesn’t know it. Not the same state of mind — although that could be true at times too — but that both of us might be in South Carolina (he has a home on Sullivans Island), such a short car ride (relatively) away from where I

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Feminism, Space Exploration, and Lana del Rey

Just before the release of her new album, Ultraviolence, Lana del Rey came under fire for an interview she did with FADER Magazine. In the interview, del Rey claims to not be a feminist by stating, “For me, the issue of feminism is just not an interesting concept…I’m more interested in, you know, SpaceX and Tesla, what’s going to happen with our intergalactic possibilities.” She then, like many other female

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