Hathor Watch-Along – Firefly, S1 Ep1: “Serenity”

Hello, Hathor readers! Ready to watch a show together? We’re starting our first watch-along today, with the pilot episode of Firefly, Joss Whedon’s 2002 sci-fi series about a ragtag group of characters living on the “raggedy edge” of our future, space-faring civilization. We’ll be posting some discussion starters for an episode of the series each […]


Phil Lord and Chris Miller posted a faux commercial they had made in 1998, designed for “a series of educational shorts about action figures based on historical figures,” to their YouTube channel on May 4th. People I know have been sending me links to it almost daily since. And, you know? I actually watch it […]

Midweek Media: Nike Air Commercial

Welcome to Midweek Media! New name, same column. Except on Wednesdays instead of Mondays. See what we did there? This week’s media is a lengthy commercial that Nike is promoting on YouTube. Because it is long, the transcript this week is going to be slightly less complete than usual, focusing mostly on the dialogue and […]