Sociologist Candy Leonard on “Beatleness”

Candy Leonard holds a master’s degree in psychology and a doctorate in sociology. Driven by a lifelong passion for the Beatles, she recently published Beatleness: How the Beatles and Their Fans Remade the World on how young Americans experienced Beatlemania in the Sixties. Continuer de lire Sociologist Candy Leonard on “Beatleness”

It’s not a bird. It’s not a plane. It’s not a man. It’s Supergirl!

So today I finally started watching Supergirl – the infamous CW show which, like good wine, is to be paired with the growing franchise of DC Comics adaptations i.e. Arrow and Flash. From the moment it started, viewers have been giving the cold shoulder to the girl of steel. It is true that in comparison to the growing popularity of Flash, it is probably difficult for the writers of the show to understand why their superheroine is not working as well in the polls. But what does Flash and Arrow have that Supergirl doesn’t? Continuer de lire It’s not a bird. It’s not a plane. It’s not a man. It’s Supergirl!