After Cancellation, Can Luke Cage and Iron Fist Be Saved?

After Cancellation, Can Luke Cage and Iron Fist Be Saved?

“While the cancellation of Iron Fist was met with a resounding shrugging of shoulders, the response to Luke Cage’s cancellation has been one of surprise and sadness. While Netflix don’t reveal their viewing figures, the show had been well-received critically, and fans are expressing their disappointment at seeing the show with the best representation for people of colour cancelled. But is all hope lost? Could the hero of Harlem and Danny Rand make a return?”

Geeky Brummie is a weekly podcast and radio show. I wrote an article about the cancellation of Luke Cage and Iron Fist, exploring rumours and theories on the future of the shows.

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Is Geek the New Mainstream?

Is Geek the New Mainstream?

Geek: Noun — an unfashionable or socially inept person.

That’s what the dictionary tell us a geek is. Ask people to describe a geek and they might think of the Comic Book Guy from the Simpsons, or the cast of The Big Bang Theory. Men using games, comics and television to hide from reality. Men who are socially inept, a bit weird and obsessive and who can’t talk to women.”

An essay for Medium, on geek and mainstream culture.

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