Author: Pamela Howard

Podcaster / Guest Contributor: A goddess to some but just strange to everyone else, Pamela has a joint B.A. in English and history. This, along with her children and her Star Wars fetish, informs everything she thinks but mercifully not everything she writes.
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Contributor Picks: Labour

Happy Labour Day! To celebrate hard work across the globe, our contributors give their labour-themed recommendations, touching on a wide range of jobs, from…

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Contributor Picks: Puppets

Entertainment comes in all sizes, and sometimes with strings attached! To commemorate the success of the eighth Muppets theatrical feature, The Muppets: Most Wanted…

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Contributor Picks: Gods Among Us

What with the Norse god of mischief tearing New York asunder last year and his brother, the god of thunder, now saving London from…

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Contributor Picks: Horrifying High School Experiences

Forget Frankenstein’s monster, vampires, mummies, and werewolves. Nothing scares our socks off more than a mob of hormone-fueled teenagers on the prowl. To commemorate…

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Contributor Picks: Ass-Kicking

In the eternal words of Red Foreman, “You are about to read a book that my foot wrote. It’s called On the Road to…

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Contributor Picks: Zombies

Despite the trailers’ arduous efforts to hide the central premise of World War Z (2013), anyone who’s so much as glanced at the cover…

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Contributor Picks: Space Travel

With J.J. Abrams’ Star Trek into Darkness (2013) coming to theatres this week, our contributors thought now would be a good time to tackle…

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Contributor Picks: Weather

So here’s the story behind this particular set of contributor picks. We’d originally decided to celebrate April showers by suggesting oeuvres that stand out…

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Contributor Picks: Evil

For those wondering, Dimitri sits in an overstuffed automatic massage chair, stroking a geriatric cat in his lap and sending out random, opaque, cryptic…

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Contributor Picks: Heartbreak

The most fascinating tradition associated with Valentine’s Day comes the weekend after, when scores of men and women who’ve long given up on their…

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