Gabbing Geek 135: Ask Us About Our Feminist Agenda

In the wake of #OscarsSoWhite and #MeToo, how did the 2018 Oscar nominations hold up in terms of diversity?  And what steps can the comic book industry take to be more diverse?  And why are we talking about such heavy stuff for a geek podcast?

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Geek Lit Review: Iron Gold [Spoiler-Free]

As a huge fan of the original Red Rising trilogy, I was beyond excited when Pierce Brown announced that he would follow up the original trilogy with a new trilogy.  Although some of the original comments about the trilogy suggested it would follow more new characters, by the time Iron Gold was released it was called Book 4 in the Red Rising series and I was thrilled to revisit one of my favorite fictional universes.

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A Not-Family Friendly Review Of Paddington 2

Paddington 2 opened in the United States today and with 146 reviews counted on Rotten Tomatoes it’s currently sitting at 100%.  Having just seen the movie, I struggled trying to figure out something unique to say about it.  Then I realized it wasn’t what I could say but how I could say it.  So let me present the most family unfriendly review of Paddington 2.

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Gabbing Geek 134: The Year Ahead

2018 is here and the Geeks are gabbing about their New Year’s Geek Resolutions, tell everyone what they’re looking forward to in the new year, and then making some bold predictions about what will happen in 2018!  It’s our best episode of the year so give it a listen right now!

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Gabbing Geek 133: 2018 Box Office Game

Do you like movies and numbers?  Then you’ll love this episode of Gabbing Geek when Watson and Ryan lay out their predictions for 2018 box office performances.  Like 7s?  We’ve got them.  Flip over 4s?  Check.  9s make you quiver with excitement? Oh baby is this the episode for you!

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Last Jedi Haters Are Why Star Wars Fans Can’t Have Nice Things

I have been shocked by the hatred going around amongst so-called Star Wars fans over The Last Jedi.  Even Watson took to the site to try and compare Last Jedi to as many other things he didn’t like he could think of, even if those shots found their target about as often as a stormtrooper trying to shoot at an AT-AT.  But all these negative reviews are missing the point.

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Gabbing Geek 131: Beam Us Up, Motherf&#(ers!

Despite some audio quirks that make Ryan sound like Buffalo Bill, this week the Geeks talk about the rumors that Quentin Tarantino may write and direct the next Star Trek movie, we award our Geek of the Year prizes, and we play a fun game to see if Jenny and Watson can tell the difference between a Watson movie review and a blurb from Rotten Tomatoes.

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