Hey hey, resident Geek Chic columnist here! I’m a senior at BU double-majoring in psychology and biology, if only because colleges don't seem to offer concentrations in Disney/sci-fi/fantasy trivia. When I grow up, I want to be Mulan.
If you look in my hideously messy closet, you'll note my obsession with silk blouses, high waisted skirts, leather jackets, and shoes [omg, shoes!]. In my spare time, I enjoy reading, writing, sewing/costuming, volunteering with Operation Smile, and thrift shopping.
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Photo credit Can we just talk about Zachary Levi for a second? Shouldn’t there be some law against geeky, adorable guys who woo Disney princesses, battle alongside Asgardian princes, organize Comic-Con panels to support Operation Smile, and also sing? (Or a law that demands the existence of more of ‘em?) I’ve been harboring a serious […]
Photo credit Did you go see The Hunger Games: Catching Fire over the weekend? I caught it on opening night and was absolutely blown away with the adaptation; I’m going to agree with the hype and say that this is really one of those rare occasions when the sequel surpasses the original. Plus, I’m a huge […]
All photos courtesy of The Walt Disney Company Considering how much I’ve rhapsodized about The Avengers and Tom Hiddleston’s Loki here at the Geek Chic column, I didn’t have to think twice about seeing Thor: The Dark World by myself when I wasn’t able to wrangle any friends to accompany me. (Besides, I kind of like […]
Photo credit While The Big Bang Theory springs to mind whenever anyone discusses a “nerd show”, Britain’s The IT Crowd was actually the first sitcom to celebrate nerd culture. I’d seen a few clips of the wildly hilarious show a while back, but never got around to the full episodes. Determined to get the most […]