Hump Day Update 4/25/18

By Rachel A.G. Gilman, Staff Writer Welcome back to Hump Day Update, the place to find out everything you need to know about what’s been going on in the entertainment world for the week. I’m Rachel A.G. Gilman. But enough about me, let’s get to the news.   To start off with some very sad news,…

Hump Day Update 4/18/18

By Rachel A.G. Gilman, Staff Writer Welcome back to Hump Day Update, the place to find out everything you need to know about what’s been going on in the entertainment world for the week. I’m Rachel A.G. Gilman. But enough about me, let’s get to the news.   Kendrick Lamar won a Pulitzer Prize this week…

An Ode to The Comic Convention

By Carter Glace, Staff Writer This past weekend was the Museum of Comic and Cartoon Art Festival, an independent comics event produced yearly since 2002. Hyped as the largest independent comics, cartoon and animation festival by the Society of Illustrators, this year’s event housed over 400 exhibits. Said exhibits include panels, artist booths singing, Q&A’s,…

Hump Day Update 4/11/18

By Rachel A.G. Gilman, Staff Writer Welcome back to Hump Day Update, the place to find out everything you need to know about what’s been going on in the entertainment world for the week. I’m Rachel A.G. Gilman. But enough about me, let’s get to the news. Cardi B prepared us for bigger news sometime this…

Goldie Vance: Review

By Carter Glace, Staff Writer One of my favorite properties in literature is Nancy Drew. I’ve always been partial to the mystery/detective genre, but it can be tough to ignore that the genre is hyper-masculine, with most of our signature literary ‘detectives’ being male. So, Nancy stands not only as an excellent example of the…

Hump Day Update 4/3/18

By Rachel A.G. Gilman, Staff Writer Welcome back to Hump Day Update, the place to find out everything you need to know about what’s been going on in the entertainment world for the week. I’m Rachel A.G. Gilman. But enough about me, let’s get to the news.   The Chainsmokers have a new video for their…

The Legend of Wonder Woman: A Mini-Review

By Carter Glace, Staff Writer In my quest to cover some of the best comics we can find from female creators, I would be remiss not to bring up one of my favorite adaptations of my favorite characters. While my original intention was to avoid any and all super hero comics,  I feel like I…

Hump Day Update 3/28/18

By Rachel A.G. Gilman, Staff Writer Welcome back to Hump Day Update, the place to find out everything you need to know about what’s been going on in the entertainment world for the week. I’m Rachel A.G. Gilman. But enough about me, let’s get to the news.   Cardi B released the news that she will…

In Real Life: Review

By Carter Glace, Staff Writer For a second week of breaking down female comic works, we look at a comic that takes well trodden ground and takes it in a fresh, fascinating, and thoughtful direction. “In Real Life,” co-written and drawn by Jen Wang, came out in 2014, and centers around Anda, a young computer…

Hump Day Update 3/21/18

By Rachel A.G. Gilman, Staff Writer Welcome back to Hump Day Update, the place to find out everything you need to know about what’s been going on in the entertainment world for the week. I’m Rachel A.G. Gilman. But enough about me, let’s get to the news.   “American Idol” is back and telling people around…

Nimona

By Carter Glace, Staff Writer So, how about those Oscars? It almost felt fitting that the 90th Academy Awards was the first to occurring in the age of #MeToo and #TimesUp. The industry is facing a major paradigm shift, a complete upending of the social hierarchy and world views that dominated the industry for almost…