Whoever came up with the phrase “better safe than sorry” would need to do some real evaluating in 3056. Here in the underground, everyone plays it safe. There are many who’ve never seen the sky, surviving off of sad substitutes like daylight lamps and bottled vitamin D. The bunker keeps us fed, keeps us safe…and keeps us in the dark.
10 Shows That Deserved Better
It’s 2021 and there are still only two types of shows: those that ended too soon or those that couldn’t end soon enough. We all have That Show™ that we will never forgive the writers or network for their inevitable massacre. Aside from Avatar: The: The Last Airbender, it’s rare to find a show that has a plot and sticks to it in some capacity. No weird side quests or out-of-character adventures to make the studio money. Take a note, CW. Take all the notes.
Why Disney Live-Action Reboots Just Don’t Work
If you’re like me, you have a spot soft in your heart for both animated TV and movies. You grew up watching 90s 2D Disney films and Nickelodeon on TV. It was a great era! There was no separation of the real and the fantastical and everything was a fairytale. Not to say that these movies and shows did not provide life lessons, but they lacked the gritty realism that went with the movies your parents were watching at the time. They were colorful and bright, instilling in you a sense of happiness and awe.
Swipe Right In 2021: What Dating Apps Are Worth Your Time
As someone who met the love of their life on a dating app, I would definitely consider myself biased when it comes to the value of these services. With so many apps to choose from, it can hard to keep up with what works and what will waste your time. There are lots of options out there, each with pros and cons. Some have easy to navigate user interfaces while others have helpful parameters for helping pick a potential significant other.
The Power of Storytelling in Children’s Media
I remember waking up early on Saturday morning to watch cartoons — Sonic X, to be specific — and eagerly anticipating every fight scene. It didn’t matter what episode played, the heroes, or the plot, I was enamored. This continued into my Disney Channel days, tuning in and tuning out, looking to be entertained, without a thought spared of the show after the episode was over. Everything was formulated to entertain children, not to grow them. That is, until Avatar: The Last Airbender came along. (Avatar spoilers ahead: read with caution!)
10 Romance Webtoons to Warm Your Winter
It’s cuffing season — or what used to be cuffing season, anyway. This winter is a bit different due to the onslaught of the pandemic, but the lonely winter vibe seems to be here to stay (but without any of the actual cuffing). If you find yourself craving a little romance this December, here are 10 different Webtoons in the romance genre to get the winter fire burning.