Ashley delves deeper into the Batman universe, Bee reveals she is made of sterner stuff, and Gricel is pleasantly surprised by the Flash fandom (or "Flashdom").The lady nerds wrap up their Summer of Superheroes, reminisce about their first year as Bluestockings and podcasters, and announce the next work in the Bluestocking Circle lineup. Additionally, to celebrate their first anniversary, the Bluestockings provide a glimpse of how many bloopers it takes to complete an episode.
In which we righteously rage against poorly written (and/or dead) female characters, discuss the academic standings of fictional students, and explore how high school expectations are set by high school dramas. All this and more as the Bluestockings discuss the CW’s superhero TV show The Flash.
Bee sets a trap, Ashley plays prosecutor, and Gricel presents her TED Talk. The lady nerds are elated to receive author feedback, talk about their favorite sequels, and announce the fourth and final work in their Summer of Superheroes.
In which we play marriage counselor to an imaginary family, have a spirited debate about all the masculinities, and fret over fictional babies getting fictional rabies from fictional raccoons. All this and more as the Bluestockings discuss the Pixar films The Incredibles and Incredibles 2.
In which Lady Bee chooses a life of mystery, Gricel goes in for violence and scandal, and Ashley admits she lacks the temperament to be a spy. All this and more as the ladies embark on a series of increasingly zany romantic adventures thanks to the novel My Lady's Choosing.
Ashley remedies her wrong, Bee reads some unforgivable Superman stories, and Gricel puts her lit degree to use while following up on her idea of Batman as a Victorian (highly Romantic) hero. The lady nerds wrap up their discussion on Batman, share some favorite comics, and announce the next work in the Summer of Superheroes.
Gricel exposes a dark side, Ashley reveals a blue (hair) streak, and Bee explains how a children's book cover kicked off her career. The lady nerds continue talking comics, discuss their greatest fictional influences, and announce their next work in the miniest minisode yet.
Bee comes back to the fold, Gricel jumps in on the the trivia-sharing action, and Ashley demonstrates the importance of being plugged into the cultural zeitgeist. The lady nerds follow up on their viewing of Star Wars and Spaceballs, share their surprising faves, and announce a super new topic.