A Feminist Character ≠ A Character Who Is A Feminist: Examining Claire…

As far as I can tell, there's a stark difference between a "feminist character" and a "character who is a feminist." While there certainly can be overlap, there rarely even seems to be, and I can't understand why there seems to be so much confusion. » 6/25/14 4:25pm 6/25/14 4:25pm

Evolutionary psychologist under investigation for shoddy research at…

Harvard's media-friendly evolutionary psychologist Marc Hauser, famous for his 2006 book Moral Minds, is under investigation for misrepresenting research on morality in primates. Students asked Harvard officials to raid Hauser's lab three years ago; they didn't like what they found. » 8/14/10 3:00pm 8/14/10 3:00pm

Bat fellatio causes a scandal in academia

Dylan Evans, a psychologist at University College Cork in Ireland, has been saddled with a two-year period of intensive monitoring and counselling after discussing a scientific paper with a colleague. The paper? "Fellatio in fruit bats prolongs copulation time". » 5/18/10 1:43pm 5/18/10 1:43pm

Will Warners Make Bleach Movie Instead Of Akira?

Did a widely publicized plagiarism scandal help make Tite Kubo's Bleach a hot movie property? Hot on the heels of accusations that Gene Simmons' kid ripped off Bleach for his own comic Incarnate, Warner Bros. purchased the Bleach movie rights. » 3/22/10 10:09am 3/22/10 10:09am

SGU's Female Lieutenant Responds To Sexism-Gate

Actress Julia Benson just started blogging and Twittering, and she addresses the uproar surrounding Stargate Universe's last episode, which many claim went a little nuts with the breast happy camera angles, "for all the talk about my natural (and believe me they are 100%) assets I promise you that there is much more… » 10/20/09 7:00am 10/20/09 7:00am