Jan 10, 2021

My favourite part of the live-action Mulan was the five second cameo by Ming-Na Wen at the end. Not a good sign. As I watched the movie on Disney Plus, I wondered if the writers had sat down and asked each other, “How can we take every single plot point from the original movie and…

Nov 10, 2020

My husband enjoys watching me yell at the TV while I watch The 100. It is my “love to hate” show. It’s not quality television, but I can’t look away. I love the characters and I hate the stupid decisions they make! One thing I particularly appreciate is the show’s treatment of disability through the…

Jun 5, 2020

It is a fitting time to rewatch Brooklyn Nine-Nine‘s season four, episode 16, “Moo Moo.” The show has taken on social justice issues before, and this episode is just as thought-provoking as the rest. It makes me uncomfortable to watch, as it should. It’s a reminder that we need to sit in our discomfort and inform…

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