So, the news cycle is pretty much exhausting these days, huh? At this point, it’s a countdown to some more holiday time while hopefully finding some bits of happiness along the way.
If anything, these links are designed to help you cope, help you understand, or maybe just make you smile:
- On the white male antihero trope and why it needs to end. (The Week)
- Daisy Ridley playing the Star Wars Whisper Challenge with Princess Leia-inspired headphones is a blessed image. (The Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon)
- One major theme in science fiction lately is the rise of artificial intelligence. (L.A. Times)
- No one is too big to fall. (Indiewire)
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