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Last night, I watched “Frozen Dick,” season one episode 12 of 3rd Rock from the Sun. I’ve never seen the show in its entirety and so I started from the beginning last week when I discovered it was on Hulu Plus. In this episode, Dick is traveling with Sally to Chicago when he discovers she likes to sing show tunes to pass the time on road trips. He’s trying to figure out how to woo her and so he bursts into song in the middle of a diner in order to cheer her up. The other guests join in a rousing rendition of the titleRead More →

Williams gaming with his daughter, Zelda. This week, we remember comedian and actor, Robin Williams. Mark and Ryan join us on the show and we center our discussion on a favorite scene from movies and his stand-up routines. As a warning, one clip has quite a few not so nice words. 🙂 Rhonda: from 22:30-23:44 Mark: NSFW Ryan: 0:49-1:13 Regina: What are some of your favorite Robin Williams movies, shows, or stand-up routines? Did you know he was an avid gamer and played World of Warcraft? Share your thoughts in the comments. If you are experiencing hopeless or suicidal thoughts, please seek help. Call theRead More →

Have we got a great show for you this week! Tricia Barr from FANgirl Blog joins us. We discuss Star Wars fandom, strong female characters, and writing. Check out the episode and let us know what you think in the comments. Links Tricia Barr is FanGirl “What is Strong?” “Agent of My Own Destiny: A Discussion of Character Agency” “Wynde” SUMMER BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS We didn’t do book recommendations on the show because we were having such a great conversation with Tricia, but here is what we would have said: BEACH The Guild – The Offical Companion (because fandom belongs at the beach – Regina) TheRead More →

We’ve got fantastic guests for the show this week. We chat with the directors and producers of “No Princess in the Castle,” Natalie Rossetti and Dave Danzara. “No Princess in the Castle” is “a new documentary on the lives of women in gaming who, against all odds, punched through the peripheral shadows and entered the gaming world center stage.” Check out their website and both their gaming documentaries: White Willow Films, LLC “The Video Craze” “No Princess in the Castle” SUMMER BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS BEACH  Regina: City of Bones by Cassandra Clare Rhonda: Saga, Volume 1, by Brian K. Vaughan (writer) and Fiona Staples (illustrator) MOUNTAINS  Regina: East ofRead More →

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This week we chat about the latest news and geeky headlines. We also show and tell our favorite geeky desk decorations. Check out our latest vlog! Headlines No Princess in the Castle How to Get Girls into Coding, New York Times, Nitasha Tiku, 05-31-2014 Code.org Alien Isolation, IGN plays the demo Geek & Sundry, “Spooked”, Episode 1 “Several Dsigners Refused to Make Melissa McCarthy an Oscar Dress” Lego Female Scientists Minifigure set Fight! Art Zine, The Mary Sue What do the Stars and Original Creator of Doctor Who have to say about a Female Doctor?, The Mary Sue “Currently, there are no plans for LeiaRead More →

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In another video installment of the show, we share our favorite geeky t-shirts and talk about the end of this seasons TV shows, the cancellations that make us want to cry, and the new shows scheduled for fall. I <3 Buffy t-shirt Runner 5 t-shirt What’s your favorite geeky t-shirt? What do you think of your favorite show’s finale this season? What show are you sorry to see go? Are there any new geeky offerings you can’t wait to check out in the fall? Let us know in the comments. Until next time, game on! Regina & Rhonda Regina McMenomyRegina is the founder and leadRead More →

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Well, gamers, we’ve finally done it! We’ve gone and produced a video podcast. Check out parts one and two of our newest headline show where we talk about the latest in geek culture news and share some of our favorite geek memorabilia. Don’t forget to subscribe to our YouTube Channel!   LINKS Star Wars Episode VII: tumblr, IMDB, io9 Lovline with Dr. Drew Pnksy: tumblr, Jezebel, Endometriosis Pharrell and “Marilyn Monroe” song: Jezebel, Khadija Nicholas, lyrics Sexual Assault PSA: Jezebel, 1 is 2 Many No pants at the Prom: story, update Until next time, game on! Regina & Rhonda Regina McMenomyRegina is the founder andRead More →

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  This week, Rhonda and Regina talk about some recent news articles in geek culture. There is always something interesting… or annoying… or fascinating going on in geek culture so they take on a few of these topics this week. Check out the articles and our commentary on the show and let us know what you think. GoldieBlox – Getting Girls into Engineering http://www.wired.com/2014/04/goldieblox-princess-video/   Tabletop Crowd Funding It only took 4 days for TableTop to raise the $500,000 for Season 3. And they have 31 days to go. http://www.wired.com/2014/04/wheaton-tabletop-crowdfunding/   “Fargo” TV Series, FX http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2802850/?ref_=nv_sr_1   “The Green Girl” http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2342700/   Nintendo’s New KeyRead More →

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This week, our intern, Isabela, joins us to talk about a discussion she recently sparked on the Game on Girl Twitter feed and Facebook page. What are your favorite female friendships in TV, Movies, Books, and Video Games? We got such a great response from our community we decided to do an entire episode about it. We share our favorites and the feedback we got on Twitter and Facebook. Read the listener feedback on storify. In Gender Sells, we talk about a Carl’s Junior/Hardee’s ad and a Jello Pudding ad. One made us smile, and one made us furious. Wanna guess which? We’d love toRead More →