• Archive for February, 2016

    Lady Gaga Delivers Powerful Performance at Oscars to Confront Sexual Assault Epidemic; So Why Would She Help to Legitimize Sexual Violence on “American Horror Story”?

    by  • February 29, 2016 • Awards Shows, Sexualization • 26 Comments

     

    2016 Oscars

    The annual broadcast of the Academy Awards is one of the most highly anticipated televised events of the year. In what is usually the second-most-watched broadcast every year (second only to the Super Bowl), viewers tune-in to see a lavish Hollywood...

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    You, Me, and Apocalyptic Comedy

    by  • February 23, 2016 • Other • 1 Comment

    you-me-apocalypse

    The growing theme in popular media of apocalyptic survival has found its way into comedy with shows like Last Man on Earth and, more recently, You, Me, and the Apocalypse. As a whole, the effort to mine the funny out of humanity’s brush with...

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