Neil Gaiman Explains How the Phrase ‘Strong Women’ Begets Lazy Writing

It shouldn't be any harder to write strong (as in, fully-wrought and believable) female characters than it is to write strong male characters because women, just like men, are people (not that not being a person has ever prevented a character from existing in the first place). Still, the very idea that a popular male… » 12/29/13 1:00pm 12/29/13 1:00pm

Amanda Palmer's Armpit Hair Attracts Hail Of Online Criticism

Ever wonder what really happens at the Golden Globes? Musician Amanda Palmer — who attended because her fiancé, Neil Gaiman, wrote Coralinedissects the pathos, body-snarking, and judgment of the event. (And also illuminates what the bathrooms are like.) » 1/28/10 5:00pm 1/28/10 5:00pm