Brain Food – Episode 71

In this episode, I review Esther Frisner’s Chicks in Chainmail feminist minded, fantasy fiction.

Sadly, like a lot of media from the 90s, it does not hold up well to the test of time, especially with its rather narrow application of feminism that, through omission, does not include any other kind of woman who is not white, and so very little who aren’t straight and cisgender.

What I found the most frustrating about the anthology as a whole is that, somehow, there are almost no stories where a woman is single and happy. She almost always has, finds, or has had been in a relationship.

The music for the ending theme came from the No Copyright Music youtube channel, and you can listen to it here.

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Brain Food – Episode 70

It’s another week, and another novel review, as this time I delve into one of my comfort reads, the novelization of the Resident Evil 2 game by SD Perry, Resident Evil 2 – City of the Dead!

For more information on SD Perry and the many books she’s worked on, check her out on these places on the Internet.

Twitter

Website

Ending theme music was found on the No CopyRight Music youtube channel, so be sure to check them out as well.

Black Panther And The Impending Doom Of Hollywood’s Mediocrity

Recently, the success of Black Panther has exceeded even the most wildest of expectations, having passed 1 billion world wide, thenĀ 1.25 billion, and now has sailed past the record set by Titanic by James Cameron.

Heck, Black Panther will also be the first movie screened in Saudi Arabia after its 35 year cinema ban ends. Quite the extra achievement there.

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