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Review: ‘Mad Max: Fury Road’

Watching George Miller’s Mad Max: Fury Road is like looking into an alternate universe where CGI was never invented, action movies remained boldly stylistic, and simple exploitation movie conceits were still being celebrated for their simplicity rather than being bogged down with artificially inflated mythological interconnectivity...

Nancy Drew has been Around for 85 Years

Nancy Drew is the O.G. modern girl detective. She was the change in the wind for girls everywhere. When she first arrived, she allowed girls to think anything is possible long before Barbie came onto the scene. Nancy drew debuted in 1930 by Mildred Wirt. Since then, the character has spawned hundreds of books, which have been translated in over...

Legion of Leia’s Jenna Busch Talks to Heineman Middle School About Women in STEM and Feminism

Hey Legion! Jenna Busch here. Since I started the site last May 4th, the thing that has meant the most to me is getting to speak to kids about why we exist and why geekdom and fandom is important for both men and women. I recently wrote a story about the representation of women and girls in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) careers...