Four things this feminist would like to see in Pacific Rim 2.

One of my favorite movies is Pacific Rim, the story of humanity coming together to fight aliens from another dimension. These aliens are fought via giant robots called Jaegers, and the successful operation of a Jaeger requires absolute cooperation between its two pilots. The premise sounds rather grandiose, and it is,… »7/04/14 2:54pm7/04/14 2:54pm

A Feminist Defense of Pacific Rim

[Pacific Rim synopsis: Besieged by skyscraper-sized alien creatures known as Kaiju, humanity comes together to pool resources and build giant robots called Jaegers to fight the monsters. Piloted by two humans, efficient operation of a Jaeger depends on mutual trust and cooperation, a major theme of the film. The movie… »1/19/14 1:31pm1/19/14 1:31pm

Calling all Cumberbitches and Hiddles lovers ... so everyone.

I just found the most exquisite gif featuring the two of them together. Too bad this is a mash-up and not from something real because I would watch the shit out of that. P.S. I'm sorry I had to link to the gif rather than show it directly — I don't know how to post pictures from my phone and the wireless is down at… »12/10/13 2:59pm12/10/13 2:59pm