Happy Birthday, Tina Fey! Love, Some Lady You Don’t Know

My lady-crush on Tina Fey has become embarrassing. It’s almost as bad as when I was six and got it in my head that I’d befriend Three’s Company star Joyce DeWitt. Who, by the way, receives mention in Tina Fey’s book Bossypants, which the world and I are currently reading.

As a former comic book editor, I’ve seen firsthand how admiration can turn otherwise intelligent adults into dorky, “I-carried-a-watermelon” puddles of pre-adolescent silliness. That’s why we editors could be a little guarded around fans. While I know most comic book readers are charming people with excellent hygiene, their sense of awe could occasionally—occasionally—be overwhelming.

[Read the rest of Nicole Boose’s love letter to Tina Fey at GeekMom!]

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