comic-con
I'm not sure why I was so surprised to hear frank discussions about sexism at San Diego Comic-Con, but I really, really was.
geekery
Actually I'm probably not good-looking enough to properly qualify as a "fake geek girl," but I'm giving it a shot anyway.
in

Aug 14, 2012 at 2:00pm | 249 comments

comics
Can we still be friends if I admit I've never read the Arthur Conan Doyle versions of "Sherlock Holmes?"
i am totally hopeless at being normal
More reasons I should live out my life in a dark room and only communicate with other humans via the Internet.
dating
While I'm seriously not the best person to ask for dating advice, I have to wonder: is a video game date really that unsexy?
fitness
Just when you thought I couldn't get any nerdier, here I come to BLOW your MIND.
elementary
Your resident Sherlock Holmes geek (or one of them, anyway) weighs in. (Bonus: totally gratuitous picture of "Desperately Seeking Susan" era Aidan Quinn.)
everybody loves lists
Pens and notebooks! Sunshine! A YouTube video that made me cry! I'm secretly 12 years old on the inside!
nerdery
Note: there are no birds, angry or otherwise, on this list.
in

Mar 12, 2012 at 2:00pm | 46 comments

fandom
Why a midnight showing of "The Hunger Games" might be my last.
gdc
I'm at a video game developer's conference and feeling weirdly left out. It gets better?
complaining
What began as a confession about my only-every-three-months mail-opening schedule turned into a post about the changing state of the US Postal Service. This is what I do, folks.
in

Jan 31, 2012 at 2:00pm | 0 comments