Geek Girl Navigating the World-That’s some Nerve

Games of Truth or Dare still happen every day across the nation and around the world. Like everything, games evolve. The new movie “Nerve” shows what the evolution of Truth or Dare might look like in this hyper-connected age. Vee, played by Emma Roberts, is a high school student getting ready to graduate and go […]

Geek Girl Navigating the World – Getting in on Civil War

In the wake of “Batman vs. Superman”, I found myself with concerns about how “Captain America: Civil War” was going to hold up to my expectations. While I know on an intellectual level the Marvel Cinematic Universe is a very different beast from DC movies, I couldn’t help wondering if this was going to be […]

Games to Look Forward to in 2016

1979 Revolution Following a young photojournalist named Reza, experience the events leading up to the 1979 Iranian Revolution, a complicated era we haven’t really seen in video games yet. This game is in a Telltale-style visually. Definitely looks interesting and intriguing. ADR1FT I actually put this on my 2015 list of games but it ended up getting pushed […]

Best Movies of 2015

2015 is almost over and damn we have had some FANTASTIC movies this year. I felt like every time I left the theater after seeing a movie, I thought “this is the best movie of the year” only to be blown away again and again. Between Straight Outta Compton, Mad Max, and Star Wars: The Force Awakens 2015 has […]

The Night Before – Geek Girl Navigating the World

The raunchy Christmas comedy has become a staple of the holiday season for those who can’t get behind the tinsel-strewn schmaltz of the seasonal spirits. It’s a way to rebel against the magic of a season increasingly given over to crass commercialism and reminders of why most people don’t hang out with their families all […]

The Good Dinosaur – Geek Girl Navigating the World

Disney/Pixar’s latest offering, “The Good Dinosaur” is the story of Arlo, a dinosaur living in an alternate world where the dinosaurs never went extinct. Arlo’s family has a farm at the base of a mountain. They’re trying to grow enough food to hold them over the winter, but they have problems with “critters” stealing the […]

5 Most Brilliant “Nathan For You” Campaigns

“Nathan For You” is an absolutely brilliant show on Comedy Central where Nathan Fielder finds struggling business and hatches plans to help them succeed. Let’s be honest. His ideas are ridiculous, way out there, and utterly crazy but occasionally he does strike gold and come up with some truly great ideas. 5. Man Cave at […]

Mockingjay Part 2 – Geek Girl Navigating the World

Whenever a franchise offers up its last installment, it’s a bittersweet moment. Fans gather to rejoice in the completion of a story while also mourning this last momentous occasion shared this way. “Mockingjay Part 2” marks the end of “The Hunger Games” as a theater experience. Fans are going to the movie, it’s currently winning […]

6 Best Comedy Specials Streaming on Netflix

Netflix streaming has a wealth of great stand up specials for fans of comedy. Lately the service has been even releasing Netflix Original specials from famous comedians. It is almost overwhelming how much hilariously good stand up comedy Netflix has at the moment. If you haven’t taken the time to watch some of these hour […]

The 4 Best Halloween Episodes of Your Favorite Comedy Shows

Parks and Recreation”Greg Pikitis” (Season 2, Episode 7) There are a lot of great Halloween episodes of “Parks and Recreation” but this one is less about emotions and more about humor and that’s why I love it. In the episode, Leslie spends the entire night trying to take down her nemesis who just happens to […]

The Intern Has Failed Me – Geek Girl Navigating the World

According to mainstream Hollywood, women running businesses only come in two types. They’re either terrifying ball-busting badasses who are cold and calculating to a degree that can only be sociopathic, or they’re so neurotic and indecisive, they’re wholly unrealistic as leadership material because they change their minds every five seconds. When I saw preview for […]

Quintessential Halloween Movies

Watching and marathoning movies on Halloween is like a tradition. They don’t have to be horror movies either. I personally like to watch both horror movies and cherished Halloween movies from my childhood. The films below are the quintessential Halloween movies from your childhood that will make your holiday even better! The Addams Family (1991) […]

Best Old School Horror/Mystery Television Series

Halloween is almost here and it is time to snuggle in with your cats/significant other/or whatever else makes you feel snuggly and warm and get to binge watching some weird or scary shows. The weather is getting cooler and the atmosphere is getting spookier so check out these four television shows for the weird, scary, and […]

The Argument for a “Shuffle” Button on Netflix

If you go to Netflix without something in mind to watch, how long does it take you to find something? 30 minutes? An hour? That is the typical complaint of not only me but most users of the popular streaming service and problem is two fold. Netflix’s unique streaming algorithm and the lack of the […]