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    Melinda Pierce

    Contributor for WWAC, mother of 2 mini-geeks, writer, and girl geek. Dreams of having enough time to write Veronica Mars fanfiction. @melindabpierce

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  • Mom’N’Pop Culture: An App for the Mom-Beast

    Mom’N’Pop Culture: An App for the Mom-Beast0

    • June 1, 2016

    The other day I caught a rerun of Supernanny, a how-to reality television show hosted by a child rearing professional who teaches parents to deal with out-of-control children. Mostly, I can’t relate to the extreme issues suffered by these parents. When it comes to kids, I have really lucked out, but kids will be kids.

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  • This Week in WWAC History: Casting Decisions and Our Thoughts

    This Week in WWAC History: Casting Decisions and Our Thoughts0

    • May 29, 2016

    If you have any investment in the MCU, you will have paid attention to the recent casting decisions for Thor: Ragnarok. Most notable is the anticipation and excitement over Tessa Thompson who will be playing the role of Valkyrie. I’m hoping my squee was not drowned out by the collective squee of Thor fans everywhere. In

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  • This Week in WWAC History: Character Design in Games and Comics

    This Week in WWAC History: Character Design in Games and Comics0

    • May 22, 2016

    Who are your favorite characters in comics and video games? Would you change something about their design if you could? When you invest your time, money, and emotions into a character, sometimes it’s difficult to understand creators’ choices to change (or not change) a character’s look. In the WWAC archives, there are no shortage of opinions,

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  • This Week in WWAC History: X-Men Lists

    This Week in WWAC History: X-Men Lists0

    • May 15, 2016

    Not only do the WWAC staffers put together great essays, reviews, and comic industry news, they also compile lists on a variety of topics. Some of our more popular lists involve Red-Headed Superheroes (and Villains) and a list of Harley Quinn’s Best to Worst Outfits. This weekend we’ve combed the archives for a sample of lists on

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