Marvel for her vs. Marvel for him

If you Google “Marvel clothing line”, it’s about a 90/10 split of male clothing to female clothing. If you go to Marvel’s online store, they have some T-shirts and tank tops for women (many are unisex), but there are few options. Despite past arguments on the subject, women are just as likely to be fans of superheroes as men, but for some reason it is a very underutilized market. Recently, Marvel released a fashion collection for men, which includes professional wear, reversible shirts, and jackets with secret pockets. Everything is sleek, and stylish. It’s Captain America meets Tony Stark meets … Continue reading

Why Homestuck should be taken seriously

One of my biggest hesitations on beginning Homestuck originated with the polarized views I’d seen on the internet.  It seems people either love Homestuck, or they believe it’s utter smut – there’s very little grey area there.  Now that I’ve spent more time on it, it seems like most of the hate for Homestuck is actually just impatience or irritation, which is understandable, considering how big/long it is. This is not an explanation or summary of Homestuck.  It’s also not a persuasion piece on why you should read Homestuck.  These are the reasons that I think Homestuck needs to be … Continue reading