- Salon discusses how comic books are steadily becoming more inclusive, but that we still have a long way to go. A+++ for mentioning Squirrel Girl and her “cheerful feminism.” (Ivonne)
- Did you watch the season premiere of The Walking Dead? Matt Zoller Seitz over at Vulture discusses the empty violence of the show, and discusses violence in other shows like Game of Thrones. Spoilers for TWD’s season premiere! (Ivonne)
Today's musical hit is a pleasant R&B number that makes judicious use of sampled harmonies. (Etienne)
Today's critical rolls:
— Critical Writ has a super-duper strict comment policy that specifies a single rule above all others: don't be an actual cannibal.