I’m not J.J. Abrams, who’s ultimately responsible. I’m just his Asian puppet....– John Cho (x) yo my heart is racing at the guts it takes to say something like this knowing full well what could happen. damn!!!! (via strugglingtobeheard)
D I R T Y ° B O O K S H E L V E S: Why is everyone... →
agentotter: emjayelle: marguerite26: So, Amazon wants to get its greedy little fingers in the fanfic business, eh? I have a lot of thoughts on this. Angry thoughts, to be completely honest. I’ll try to limit my use of capslock, but no promises. I love the lack of capitalism in the creation of fanworks. It’s extremely important to me. We do it for ourselves, for each other. It is a free...
“Amazon Publishing will acquire all rights to your new stories, including global...– Pretty sure all the awesome fandom folks I know are smart enough to have realized what a steaming turd the new Amazon thing really is, but just in case you have to get into an argument over it with someone (yes, these are things I legitimately prep for) here are some clear talking points. Also, no...
patrick: i wasn't going to hang out but i was going to say hi so i go downstairs and they're throwing bowling balls at the wall 'alright have a good one!'
pete: classic 'i'm not judging you but i'm not sticking around' patrick
Announcing Kindle Worlds →
emmagrant01: cleolinda: Get ready for Kindle Worlds, a place for you to publish fan fiction inspired by popular books, shows, movies, comics, music, and games. With Kindle Worlds, you can write new stories based on featured Worlds, engage an audience of readers, and earn royalties. Amazon Publishing has secured licenses from Warner Bros. for Gossip Girl, Pretty Little Liars, and The Vampire...
We [Fraction and his wife, Kelly Sue DeConnick] were pregnant at the time, and...– Writer Matt Fraction on his role on expanding the profile of female characters in the Marvel Universe. (via goodmanw)
PETITION FOR GINA TORRES TO PLAY WONDER WOMAN
tinydragongina: jmrichards: connivingwitch: barbie-wears-pink-aviators: BECAUSE AND ALSO JUST LET ME JUST SAY IF YOU DON’T ALREADY THINK THIS WOMAN IS AN AMAZONIAN PRINCESS YOU ARE DOING IT TOO WRONG FOR WORDS. ahhhhh fuck please OMYGOD YES YES PLEASE NO ONE WOULD MAKE ME HAPPIER NEED
The funny thing is I didn’t grow up with comic books. I grew up with Communism....– -Sebastian Stan (via sebastianonline)
queen-dandelion: there should be like a strip club only with hot dads in good shoes with their legs propped up on tables sipping coffee and staring at you over the tops of their glasses when you walk in goddamn i would lose so much money
Fans of the first film really wanted to find out what happened to Peggy...– Hayley Atwell (via fyeahlilbit2point0) A chorus of angels just began singing…. (via therearecertainshadesoflimelight) I gotta just stop for a second and read this again and have a big dopey grin on my face because, goddamn, Marvel, you are doing it RIGHT. Ten years ago, no studio would have done...
Such ancient songs
Cat nurse: I hear him singing sometimes. In my head. Such ancient songs.
Face of Boe: ALL THE SINGLE LADIES. All the single ladies.
Nurse Chapel is a beloved [Trek] character,” says Orci. “Even before the first...– Bob Orci talks to BuzzFeed about fan references in Star Trek Into Darkness. [x] All I have to say about this is: (via numbtongue) #the misogyny is so fucking palpable im going 2 throw up #you had the opportinity to introduce another female character #(having more than 2 is too much for you...
emmagrant01: imjohnlocked: I am SO fucking angry right now, i cant even talk. This person took this (x) fic of mine, changed the character names and posted it as their own here (x), people disgust me There’s also a part 1 to the plagiarized fic, which was apparently stolen from Ladielazurus. There are 5 other fics on that account. I wonder who else has been plagiarized?
Otter's Writing Tips #2: Your Epithets Are Bad And...
agentotter: Okay, so epithets. Let’s start with what they are so we can learn to avoid them like the motherfucking plague. An epithet can be a nickname or a curse, but the context we’re talking about is where it’s both. (Lawlz.) This sort of epithet is essentially a descriptive phrase used in place of a person’s name. These are horrifyingly common in fan fiction and believe me when I tell...
cosmicallycreative: PLEASE REBLOG IF YOU’RE AN AVENGERS/S.H.I.E.L.D. FAN I WOULD LIKE TO GET ACQUAINTED WITH THE FANDOM QUICKLY
Okay, I need to follow more avengers so, REBLOG if...
icanbethequeenthatsinsideofme: Above all, Iron Man, Pepperony, RDJ and Gwyneth Paltrow
electronicanonsensica: Everyone is missing the biggest problem here. Fuck the ads. Fuck the links. Fuck the email stuff. Yahoo explicitly forbids pornography and sexually suggestive material on their websites and all affiliates. That means no more porn on Tumblr.
Men on Strike: Why Men Are Boycotting Marriage,... →
kerryblaze: stfusexists: sourcedumal: bapgeek: American society has become anti-male. Men are sensing the backlash and are consciously and unconsciously going “on strike.” They are dropping out of college, leaving the workforce and avoiding marriage and fatherhood at alarming rates. The trend is so pronounced that a number of books have been written about this “man-child” phenomenon,...