Archive for October, 2015

I really, really wanted to like Supergirl. I did. I’ve been waiting and hoping for a show/movie/book that will end this ridiculous notion that a) girls aren’t interested in superhero stories and b) guys aren’t interested in females in superhero stories except as busty accessories, girlfriends of the hero, or cannon fodder (giving the hero motivation to avenge their untimely death).

I also loved the idea of girl power that is distinctly threaded through all the promo and trailers for the show.

And the show tried, I think. It just fell so far short, I’m still frustrated about it this …

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