Search results for "pop culture"

  • Celebrating Badass Moms in Pop Culture #IWD2020

    March 8 is recognized worldwide as International Women’s Day. But March 8 is also something else to me, and that is my mother’s birthday! With that in mind, for International Women’s Day 2020, I will be presenting you with a list of some badass mothers in pop culture. -Read our before commenting. Do not copy […]


  • “Mark Hamill’s Pop Culture Quest” Coming to Comic-Con HQ

    Announced earlier today, Mark Hamill will be hosting a docu-style series focusing on collectors and their memorabilia on Comic-Con HQ, the new subscription video on demand service that intends to turn the excitement of San Diego Comic-Con into a year-round event. In Mark Hamill’s Pop Culture Quest, Mark brings his “encyclopedic knowledge of pop culture and […]


  • Funko Continues to Put the “Pop!” in Pop Culture

    Somewhere along the way, Funko Pops became the “must have” item for every collector – or turned people into collectors. (I have 8!) I’m not sure what it is about those adorable little figurines that has the entire world salivating, but when I was at the Funko booth at last weekend’s Toy Fair, I could […]


  • Fans Petition to Revoke Adam Baldwin’s Pop Culture Expo Invite

    There’s been increasing controversy around Australian pop culture expo Supanova’s decision to invite outspoken GamerGate supporter Adam Baldwin to conventions. It was announced that Baldwin, who is credited with creating the GamerGate hashtag, had been invited to attended conventions in Sydney and Perth in June, 2015. In response, a petition was created to “Revoke Adam […]




  • The China Censorship Problem Creeps Into Geek Culture

    The China censorship issue isn’t new – it’s been creeping into geek culture topics for quite a while – but the recent Hong Kong protests have made their reach much more noticeable. -Read our before commenting. Do not copy our content in whole to other websites. Linkbacks are encouraged. Copyright © The Geekiary


  • Yuri on Ice!! Pop Rumors Are Now FACT

    Remember the Yuri on Ice!! Pop doll rumors I speculated about months ago? Well, they aren’t rumors anymore.  Funko has made an official announcement! -Read our before commenting. Do not copy our content in whole to other websites. Linkbacks are encouraged. Copyright © The Geekiary


  • Smashing Tropes: Getting Aging Female Characters Right In Popular Media

    The representation of women in popular media, particularly television and film, has been a widely discussed topic for a while, especially in recent years. We still have a ways to go in terms of the realistic and fleshed-out portrayal of female characters, but the idea that a “mature” woman can be an interesting and full […]


  • Re: The Co-Opting of Geek Culture – It Wasn’t Stolen, It Evolved

    It seems like every so often an article comes out trying to define what ‘geek culture’ actually is, while dismissing large swaths of fans.  This time the fandom gatekeeping article comes from FlickeringMyth.com with a piece titled ‘You’re Not a Nerd: The Co-Opting of Geek Culture.’ -Read our before commenting. Do not copy our content […]