Posts by Stephanie Rose

BATTLEWORLD BATTLEWORLD

BATTLEWORLDBATTLEWORLD Round 1, Battle 3 follow the bracket here!   SECRET WARS: BATTLEWORLD #1 VS SPIDER-VERSE #1   “Blessed are the nerds, for they shall inherit the earth.” -Matthew 5:5 …mostly   We are living in a world that would have been inconceivable 20 years ago. Nerds/nerd culture has gone from the physical representation of…

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THE 2015 POPFILTER TV CHALLENGE: MARCH MADNESS

iZombie vs Bloodline Follow the bracket here!   Here we sit, on the precipice of the climactic battle that is The Pop Filter Television Challenge: March Madness Bracket. This penultimate battle pits Bloodline against iZombie. The winner goes on to fight the good fight against The Last Man on Earth. The loser will be forced…

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THE 2015 POPFILTER TV CHALLENGE: MARCH MADNESS

Follow the Tournament Here! Round One   Big Time in Hollywood, Fl vs Bloodline Florida is a sulfurous hell-hole. It isn’t even prejudiced to hate this awful place. In fact it is your civic duty as an American to feel ashamed to share a federal government with this gigantic, godless swamp. Both of the shows going…

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THE 2015 POPFILTER TV CHALLENGE: MARCH MADNESS

Follow the Tournament Here! Round 2 iZombie vs Powers   It is with great pleasure that I kick Powers the funk out of this bracket. Goodbye Powers! It’s just that the nicest thing I can say about Powers is that it’s one notch higher than unwatchable. The second episode isn’t as carried away with pointless details…

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THE 2015 POPFILTER TV CHALLENGE: MARCH MADNESS

THE 2015 POPFILTER TV CHALLENGE: MARCH MADNESS DIG VS AMERICAN CRIME   Dig is USA’s attempt at the big leagues, in the hopes that they have produced their own True Detective. They have blown the bank for this miniseries in a gamble to establish themselves as a serious television network. But the pilot episode has…

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Kanye is a Puppet master, and We’re all Puppets

Unless you just crash landed your spaceship you’ve no doubt heard what happened at the Grammy’s with Kanye West and Beck. Kanye stormed the stage after Beck picked up Album of the Year, presumably in protest of Beck’s win. Beck was up against Kanye’s friend (and woman he is obviously secretly in love with) Beyonce,…

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Popfilter Special Report: Watch a Movie for Social Justice

If you’ve visited the website for longer than 2 seconds, you get that the tone ranges from semi-serious reviews to the out-and-out farcical. We do our best to shy away from political discussions of any kind, as they are mostly total bummers. We try to be entertainment about entertainment, and (because we refuse to do…

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Popfilter Special Report

The Little Mermaid: Feminist Horror Story or Trans Hero? Disney Princess movies have attracted some, albeit understandable, antagonism based on the messages of the stories. These criticisms are playfully reductionist views that are arrived at by boiling down what the hero’s journey was all about. They are probably best represented by a series of pithy…

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