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September 28, 2016 at 4:49 am #317
We’re open to suggestions! Thanks for listening.
January 3, 2017 at 5:07 pm #406LuzGuest
I’d love to hear ya’ll review Amelie from the french movie Amelie. I know, it’s a french movie and, if you’ve seen this movie, at the end the movie focuses on her crush on this guy she meets. But her courtship, because I do believe she courts him, of him and her embracing her own agency into performing random acts of kindness (and rebellion), and the movie’s overall embrace of feminine life and sexuality is wonderful. I took french in high school, as you can guess by my email, and fell in love with this movie when I saw it.
June 13, 2017 at 4:49 pm #550LuzGuest
Hello again! Thank you for reviewing Amelie. This time I’d love to hear y’all review Madison from the movie Splash. I saw the movie as a little girl, and it’s always had a special place in my heart.
June 15, 2017 at 4:42 am #553AndreaGuest
I’m not sure if you were taking anymore suggestions for the month, but since it’s pride month and i’m not sure if you were looking for LGBT characters to do, I was wondering if Batwoman would be a good suggestion. I really love the Bat family and would love to see an episode.
You guys are great as always.
September 19, 2017 at 6:11 am #628KristenGuest
I’d love to here your take on Isabella and her Fireside Girls from Disney’ Phineas & Ferb series.
October 14, 2017 at 5:41 am #647DaynaGuest
OMG there are so many I want you to do!!
Poison Ivy from Batman
Morticia and/or Wednesday Addams from The Addams Family
Minerva McGonagall from Harry Potter
Ginny Weasley From Harry Potter
Daria Morgendorffer from Daria
Lucy Van Pelt from Peanuts
Angelica Pickles from Rugrats/All Grown Up
Velma from Scooby Doo
October 17, 2017 at 7:44 am #649
These are great suggestions! I have a feeling we will slowly morph into a cartoon podcast if we aren’t careful.
January 2, 2018 at 4:02 am #713CynthiaGuest
Love you podcast while I’m driving with my husband (he’s a fan too, though not as much as I am), but we’ve just binged Season 2 of Stranger Things, and I was wondering if there were any plans to discuss the female characters on that Netflix show, especially the Moms: Joyce Byers & Karen Wheeler, as well as Eleven’s “Mama.” And of course Eleven herself along with Nancy and Barb. Also, the newly added female characters, Kali and MadMax, are awesome as well. Thanks!
March 29, 2018 at 12:43 am #764NicholeGuest
I would love for you to review Fiona from Queen of Katwe (Disney movie currently on Netflix). The whole movie revolves around the daughter of a single mother (played by Lupita) learning to play chess while struggling to survive in extreme poverty. The mother and daughter in this movie are amazingly strong and never stop supporting one another.
April 15, 2018 at 10:54 am #772CaroGuest
I’d love to hear you talk about Rose Tyler from Doctor Who. She’s such an incredible character! Rose is responsible for the Doctor being the way he is in his 10th and 11th regeneration. The love between her and The Doctor is so strong and inspiring.
July 12, 2018 at 8:46 pm #830AnnieGuest
I would love to hear you guys review Mabel from The Pirate Movie (1982) the movie is a musical comedy/parody of the musical pirates of penzance. She’s one of my all time favorite fictional females.
August 15, 2018 at 9:38 pm #872BrebreGuest
Xena Warrior Princess
Gabrielle ( From Xena)
Any of the ladies from Black Panther
August 21, 2018 at 8:29 am #878
So many great requests to add to the list. We are going to start going through it more frequently. Keep them coming!!!
August 30, 2018 at 4:58 am #888BreanaGuest
Sarah Crewe- A Little Princess (1995)
October 30, 2018 at 6:14 am #964AlanaGuest
I’d love to hear you talk about Helga G. Pataki from Hey Arnold. She’s definitely one of the most complex, dynamic, interesting characters in existence; not just as a female or as a cartoon.
Also Cordelia Chase from BtVS and AtS, as she had one the best character development arc between both series’. Also, I’d be cool to hear you talk about Annalise Keating from HTGAWM (because…so many layers), and Clarke Griffin from The 100 (same as Annalise).
December 7, 2018 at 2:03 pm #990AdiGuest
I really want to hear you guys talking about April Ludgate from Parks and Rec- I think you mentioned wanting to do an episode on her while discussing Anne Perkins. I’m also curious what you’d make of Bella, from the Twilight series, whose books as a whole are widely regarded as trash.
Also some FFs I actually like and would LOVE to hear your opinion about-
-Katniss Everdeen from The Hunter Games trilogy
-Lyra Belacqua from Philip Pullman’s His Dark Materials contrasted with Lucy and Susan Pevensie from The Chronicles of Narnia
-DRAUPADI/PANCHAALI from The Palace of Illusions. The palace of Illusions is a fictionalised retelling of the great Hindu/Indian epic- The Mahabharata- as seen and experienced by Draupadi, who in the original text was just one of the many, many, many people involved. Draupadi goes through sooo much in her life, like pain and loss, riches and poverty, marriage, a great war, and at the end of it all- death, but almost on her own terms. I think she is the one I want you guys to talk about the MOST. The Palace of Illusions is one of my FAVOURITE books of all time and I think everyone can really draw a lot of wisdom and inspiration from both her story and the Mahabharata as a whole. I think you guys will have to do some research for this book, but the Mahabharat has several strong female characters, including Kunti, Gandhari, and in a way, Shikhandi. PLEASE, PLEASE do an episode on Draupadi or any one of these fantastic women- ignore ALL my other suggestions if you have to. The book is called The Palace of Illusions by Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni.
Lots of love
March 15, 2019 at 11:51 am #1090CynthiaGuest
Vera Stone in Netglix’s new show, The Order, is worth watching. As a powerful female navigating a mostly male dominated world or magic, Vera is snarky and intelligent, which are always my two favorite traits in a female character. The show is full of strong female characters, even though it’s a male heroic storyline. Also worth investigating are: Alyssa Drake (love interest), Lilith Bathory (strong female friend) & Gabrielle Dupres (Alyssa’s nemesis).
March 20, 2019 at 9:20 pm #1095CrystalGuest
I would love to hear you guys talk some of the ladies from Once Upon A Time. Particularly, Zelena, Regina, Jacinda/Cinderella and Tiana/Sabine, and of course Emma.
And I’m not sure if you guys watch Claws but I’d love to hear you guys discuss Desna. She’s strong and motherly, and she does what needs to get done.
June 16, 2019 at 9:40 am #1326AntLeonGuest
Colonel Eve Baird from The Librarians
January 7, 2020 at 11:25 pm #1920LenaGuest
I would love to hear reviews of Elizabeth Bennet from Pride and Prejudice and of the sisters from Little Women 🙂
January 19, 2020 at 4:17 am #1955CynthiaGuest
Grace from “Ready Or Not” needs addressing. She is the ultimate “last girl” of the horror genre.
February 8, 2020 at 1:02 am #2007ThomasGuest
Female Power Rangers:
– Jen Scotts (Pink Time Force Ranger)
– Taylor Earhardt (Yellow Wild Force Ranger)
– Kat Manx (S.P.D. Kat Ranger)
– Lily Chilman (Yellow Jungle Fury Ranger)
– Summer Landsdown (Operator Series Yellow)
– Lauren Shiba (Red Samurai Ranger)
– Gia Moran (Yellow Megaforce Ranger)
– Shelby Watkins (Pink Dino Charge Ranger)
– Psycho Pink.
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