Today in Feminist History: The First American Woman Pilot! (August 1, 1911)

Today in Feminist History is our daily recap of the major milestones and minor advancements that shaped women’s history in the U.S.—from suffrage to Shirley Chisholm and beyond. These posts were written by, and are presented in homage to, our late staff historian and archivist, David Dismore. August 1, 1911: An American woman has now […]

Continue Reading

TV Review: STARGIRL: Season 1, Episode 1: Pilot [DC Universe, The CW]

Stargirl Pilot Review DC Universe and The CW’s Stargirl: Season 1, Episode 1: Pilot is the beginning of wasted story potential and on-screen talent for a fledgling superhero TV series. Like Captain Marvel, Stargirl possesses good and bad plot elements. Also like Captain Marvel, Stargirl’s bad plot elements far out-weigh the small amount of good in […]

Continue Reading

Vanessa Bryant Files Wrongful Death Lawsuit Against Helicopter Co., Pilot

Exclusive Getty Composite Vanessa Bryant has just sued the company that owned the doomed helicopter that crashed, killing Kobe, Gigi and 7 others … claiming the aircraft should never have been placed in the peril it was in before the Jan. 26 accident. The lawsuit alleges Island Express was only allowed to fly under visual […]

Continue Reading

Rachel Bilson Returns to Fox as the Bride in a Wedding-Centered Pilot

Rachel Bilson is getting a little lovestruck this pilot season.  The Hart of Dixie star was just cast in the Fox pilot Lovestruck, marking her first return to the network since The O.C. ended in 2007. Per Deadline, Lovestruck is a “structurally inventive dramedy” that spends its entire first season on the night of a […]

Continue Reading