Hello and welcome to This Week in Ladies!
Here's what we've got on tap for you this week:
- This Week in Comics
Fearless Defenders #5, The Enemy Within #1, Avengers Assemble #16 and bonus X-Men #1 | X-Men #1 was the bestselling comic of May! (The Comic Chronicles) Way to go, ladies! To celebrate, here's a song from nerdcore artist Adam WarRock. Thanks, Adam, for letting us use your music in the show! For more of Adam's awesome work, check out his Web site and follow him on Twitter.
- This Week in Teen Wolf
Dead girl season tally: 2
Missing girl tally: 2 (though there may be overlap between the two)
Resurrected girl tally: 1
Want to enjoy a cold, refreshing Lydia, the official drink of Teen Wolf Tuesday* Boozedays? Here's the recipe.
- The Internship: Using Our Muggle Words
Using them a lot. Turns out we've got a lot to say about the lovable loser Nooglers of The Internship. We use the word "surprising" several times in this segment; listen and you'll see why.
- This Week in Ladies & Pop Culture on the Internet (Please note that this section discusses rape jokes in some detail.)
Patton Oswalt on rape culture (see also: the Lindy West post we quote; more Lindy West doing yeoman's work to bring attention to this issue; Kate Harding sharing 15 rape jokes that work without taking a swing at rape victims; Jessica Valenti dissects rape jokes to discuss what actually makes them funny); Linda Holmes on ladies [not] on the big screen and how that compares to the state of current bestselling books; and Foz Williams on the SFWA (see also: The Daily Dot for some background info and Scalzi's statement).
- This Week in Shit You Should Be Listening To
"The Backyard Sessions" by Miley Cyrus
Thanks for listening!
*Please note: Teen Wolf airs Monday nights on MTV, at which time we are unavailable for viewing. Hence, Teen Wolf Tuesdays.