Cliffs of Insanity

The Inequality Issue: The Fissures Crack

Yes, women winning World Cups can still be dissed. But not by the people watching or those who are starting…

The Cliffs of Insanity: The A.I. That’s Better Than the Vision

Person of Interest's Machine has more personality than Vision or Ultron, Iris Allen has awful characterization, and I receive an…

The Cliffs of Insanity: Where Chuck Wendig Is Wrong

Sometimes we need stuff specifically targeted at girls. The new DC Superhero Girls line is one of those times.

The Cliffs of Insanity: Should Monthly Comics Die?

Should you start reading monthly superhero comics? Only if you want to spend far more than the book would cost…

The Cliffs of Insanity: Kindness Shouldn’t Make You a Doormat

Cinderella seems to need lessons from Wonder Woman in how to use kindness proactively.

The Cliffs of Insanity Un-Anniversary Miracle Awards

It's the Miracle Awards celebrating the un-anniversary of the Cliffs of Insanity column.

The Cliffs of Insanity: Cake Tastes GOOD

Once you've tasted the great stuff, the crumbs are never as satisfying.

The Cliffs of Insanity: My Version of the Marvel Reboot

What would a new rebooted Marvel Universe look like? Here's what I would love to see.

The Cliffs of Insanity: The Year of Geeky Television

The geeky show you should be watching? Person of Interest.

The Cliffs of Insanity: 5 Superhero Plots That Need to Staked Through the Heart

Welcome to this week's adventures climbing the cliffs of insanity. It should be a great time to be a geek…

The Cliffs of Insanity: Kindness

Is kindness the ultimate superpower?

The Cliffs of Insanity: The Wonder Woman Movie

Do I trust Warner Bros. to make a good Wonder Woman movie? Uh, Magic 8-Ball reports things are cloudy.

The Cliffs of Insanity: Love You, Awesome Nerds

I love these geeky things. Hope you will too!

The Cliffs of Insanity: Remember Kasandra Perkins? The NFL Hopes Not

Kasandra Perkins was murdered by the father of her child, a Kansas City Chiefs football player. Yet nothing changed in…

The Cliffs of Insanity: Quitting the NFL?

The NFL is a business and it's becoming an increasingly callous one. My fandom is wavering.

The Cliffs of Insanity: Blaming the “Other”

Seeing those not like you as people is apparently a tough task for some. But that's where we have to…

The Cliffs of Insanity: The Groot Test

Can women in movies have at least as much personality as sentient trees?

The Cliffs of Insanity: I Want the Whole Cake

No more mixed messages, Marvel & DC. I want it all.

The Cliffs of Insanity: Equality In Our Role Models

Role models should never be limited to someone exactly like you.

The Cliffs of Insanity: Live Action Questing

Better than Disney? Great Wolf Lodge is certainly closer to me and less stressful.

The Cliffs of Insanity: #YesAllWomen

#yesallwomen is about starting a dialogue that there really is a problem.

The Cliffs of Insanity: GeekOuts, Troll Hunts, and Feminism

Corrina has a little geekgasm this week and then dives into why strong female characters are considered so radical.

The Cliffs of Insanity: Internet Bullying

Why is the most vile segment of humanity allowed to set the tone in so many public internet spaces?

The Cliffs of Insanity: Forgotten Creators and Superhero Themes

What does freedom mean? The Winter Soldier delves into some heavy themes for a superhero movie.

The Cliffs of Insanity: NickMom Geeks Out

This week's adventures climbing the cliffs of insanity include my guest-appearance on NickMom's Take Me To Your Mother Show, and…

The Cliffs of Insanity: Superheroes On Television Still Need Work

There's a double standard involving men being raped and last week's Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. played right into it. Thoughts…

The Cliffs of Insanity: Honor the Past & Press Play, Not Pause

Let's remember those that provided the imagination and the stories on which the framework of the current day success is…

The Cliffs of Insanity: Black Widow’s Changing Shape

So, hey, maybe that Black Widow promotional poster isn't so bad? In context, yes, it really is that bad.

The Cliffs of Insanity: Women, Television, & Rape

Absolute story fail, Downton Abbey.

The Cliffs of Insanity: Read These, Feel Better

The column's first annual: "I Would Totally Read This While Sitting With a Relative in the Hospital Awards."