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    Strong Female Protagonist follows the adventures of a young middle-class American with super-strength, invincibilit

    Tumblr, twitter, Facebook, and various blogs have been exploding this week with reaction to the self-published novel Save the Pearls: Revealing Eden.

    Twenty years ago (or 1992 to be more specific) Kristy Swanson gave life to the most iconic blonde vampire slayer of all time: Buffy Summers.

    We move now onto what was once dubbed "The WB Series Finale" of Buffy.

    Today, after a bit of hiatus, we'll be looking at two seasons back to back.

    When people think of the women of Buffy, the Vampire Slayer... They don't always think of Joyce and Dawn Summers.