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    Today we explore the third season of Buffy. It's a year that found huge growth for the slayer.

    It's been a while, but we can finally announce the grand total for our charity drive. This was a great experience and we at Legendary Women, Inc.

    A couple months ago in my Women and Psychology column, I talked about the debate ongoing over the Lego Friends line marketed to girls and if toys needed to be divided so sharply between gi

    If you’ve been watching television in the last 15 years, there’s a good chance Jane Espenson has written for your favorite show. She might even have written your favorite episode.

    Valerie Estelle Frankel has won a Dream Realm Award, an Indie Excellence Award, and a USA Book News National Best Book Award for her Harry Potter parodies.

    The second season of Buffy the Vampire Slayer may be the strongest arc of the show from the episode “Surprise” to the season finale in “Becoming, Part 2.” The loss of Angel’s soul and his

    Buffy the Vampire Slayer defined a genre, a generation of television and subverted the "blonde in trouble" and "the final girl" horror tropes.

    We had many entries on both our twitter and our facebook for the copy of the Anne Boleyn book.

    I adore The Hunger Games trilogy. I can't say enough good things about it and I can't recommend it enough to people.