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What Does Klaatu Barada Nikto Actually Mean?

In case it wasn’t immensely clear from my blog banner, I really really really love 1951’s The Day the Earth Stood Still. Like, really a lot. It’s quintessential classic science fiction, what with its aliens and laser-eyed robots. Meanwhile, the … Continue reading

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An Argument Against Writing “Strong Female Characters”

Fun Fact: The movie¬†Alien¬†was originally written with the entire crew of the Nostromo being entirely male. A common question, especially to men who write female characters, is what makes a strong female character? As if there’s some secret formula, mix … Continue reading

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Alien Spaceships Are Awesome

Discuss.

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