Supposedly Fun

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Why Elizabeth Bennet Still Matters

On #InternationalWomensDay, I thought it would be important to stop and┬átake a look at literature’s most famous female character. Ask people who their favorite literary character is and you’re bound … Continue reading

March 8, 2017 · Leave a comment

The Problems With NBC’s Chicago Series

And I don’t just mean that they’ve run out of heroic institutions to base spin-offs around. I mean, where else could they go? Chicago Education? Chicago.Gov? Don’t give Dick Wolf … Continue reading

March 1, 2017 · Leave a comment

The 2017 Oscars: Why a Shareable Ceremony Doesn’t Work

No question, the 89th Academy Awards will always be remembered for #EnvelopeGate, the Best Picture flub heard round the world. It’s an awards show’s ultimate nightmare–made even worse given that … Continue reading

February 28, 2017 · Leave a comment

The Worst Books I Read in 2016

Now that we’ve gotten the best books I read in 2016 out of the way, let’s do the unpleasant business, shall we? If you follow me at all, you probably … Continue reading

January 20, 2017 · Leave a comment

The Best Books I Read in 2016

There’s a common theme in the best books I read in 2016: oppression. Perhaps that isn’t so surprising in a year where the country seemed to take a giant leap … Continue reading

January 19, 2017 · Leave a comment

My 2017 Reading Goals: New Year, New Reading Challenges

I’m not a big believer in New Year’s resolutions, but recently I’ve seen a lot of reading-based annual goals that got me thinking. I really like the idea, but haven’t … Continue reading

January 19, 2017 · Leave a comment

New Year, New Blog

Welcome to the new Supposedly Fun! I started this here blog┬áback in 2012 over on Blogger, but I never really felt comfortable with the set-up. I took some time over … Continue reading

January 2, 2015 · Leave a comment