Pop Culture Carry: Tris Prior, Divergent

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I’d be lying if I said I wasn’t so completely excited about the abundance of female-led dystopian stories these days. The Divergent trilogy is the kind of story I dreamed about as a young girl, but it’s still a great story to enjoy as an adult. And with the first installment of the Divergent series…

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Pop Culture Carry: Lagertha Lothbrok, Vikings

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As a lifelong lover of mythology (does the name of this website indicate that just a bit?), I’m thrilled that history’s best legends have been embraced on television. One such show is History Channel’s gorgeous, enthralling epic Vikings, which follows the life of famed Viking warrior Ragnar Lothbrok and his family. And while I certainly…

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Pop Culture Carry: Frank Underwood, House of Cards

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While many are aflutter over impending flowers and chocolates for Valentine’s Day (which does sound mighty good), we’re gearing up for a weekend marathon of one of our favorite TV dramas, House of Cards. The Netflix series follows the schemes of Congressmen Frank Underwood and his rise to the top of the political food chain….

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