comScore

Wait, what?

Looks like you came here from Geekosystem. Don't worry, everything is still here. We've just combined forces with The Mary Sue to bring you more and better content, all in one place.

Tumblr

  1. Oh God, Hide Your Fics: Tumblr Introduces New “Fandometrics” Website To Chart Pop Culture

    And yet, the "reblog post as link" still hasn't been fixed yet.

    In its exhaustive quest to prove to kids on the Internet that they're totally hip and cool and their new parent company Yahoo is not running them into the ground, Tumblr has created a website which "compiles the top pop culture conversations within the Tumblr community." Basically, it's like Tumblarity but for fandoms. Hey, guys, remember Tumblarity? Gosh, I've been on the Internet for a while.

    Read More
  2. Full-Length Biography Notorious R.B.G.: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg Due Out This Year

    No dissent here.

    Law student Shana Knizhnik, author of the beloved Notorious R.B.G. Tumblr, is partnering with MSNBC reporter Irin Carmon on a full-length biography due out this fall celebrating the life of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

    Read More
  3. Adorable Dad Illustrates All the Wacky Things His Two-Year-Old Daughter Has to Say

    She apparently loves superheroes.

    Martin Bruckner is dad to two-year-old Harper Grace, and she has some pretty hilarious observations on life, love, and superheroes. And pooping. Luckily, Bruckner is a wonderful illustrator, and has compiled her life-changing wisdom into a Tumblr called Spaghetti Toes (for the time his wife told his daughter not to put spaghetti between her toes, which is quite good advice, really).

    Read More
  4. [Updated] Tumblr Fans Launch Campaign for Black Widow Movie, but Will Social Media Be Enough?

    #BlackWidowMovie

    It's been a interesting few weeks for Marvel Entertainment and Warner Bros., one well known for producing the most surprisingly effective, enjoyable, and profitable superhero franchise in decades, and the other well known for, well, almost studiously not doing that.

    Read More
  5. Things We Saw Today: Groot Is Super-Buff In This New Avengers Variant Cover

    All that dancing really paid off.

    DO YOU EVEN BENCH, GROOT? (cover by Francesco Francavilla, via Comic Book Resources' exclusive reveal)

    Read More
  6. Yahoo Is Shutting Down the Original YAHOO Because No One Cares and Everything Dies

    "Everything that has a beginning has an end." -Google (I think)

    Cue all the requisite "I feel so old!"

    Read More
  7. New Market Research Shows The Annual Median Income of Tumblr Users Is… $80K?

    Shhh, LinkedIn. No one cares 'bout your $80K plus.

    If your dash is at all similar to mine, you'd have no reason to suspect that Tumblr's user base is particularly privileged, financially speaking—but then again, it's difficult to gauge a community's wealth from its knack for curating cat videos and pizza tattoos.

    Read More
  8. Today In Weird Tumblrs You Should Know About: Illustrated Twitter Typos

    With a special guest appearance from The Rock.

    It's been a weird week for some reason, and it's about to get weirder. Presenting: ILLUSTRATED TWITTER TYPOS, where Summer Ray gives visual form to the typos, misspellings, and general WTFery that pervades the Twittersphere. There's some surrealist brilliance to it, and also some The Rock. All the Oscars.

    Read More
  9. Today the Internet Bands Together to Institute Fake “Slow Lanes” and Fight for Net Neutrality

    Damn the man. Save the Internet.

    When you head to your favorite websites today, you may notice some annoying popup graphics. Before you roll your eyes and click the little X, take a moment to note that these are not ads—they're pleas to help save the Internet from the death of net neutrality, and you can help.

    Read More
  10. In Your Friday Dose of Weird Internet, Tumblr Finds IKEA Products In Classic Paintings

    Is a Swedish time machine a TÄRDIS?

    We already know Nicolas Cage is a vampire and Keanu Reeves is immortal, but were you also aware that IKEA gets its designs from classic paintings? Or IKEA is run by a cabal of time travelers who keep reusing the same designs as they Swedishly (yeah, I said Swedishly) bop around the centuries. Or IKEA uses designs simple and timeless enough that some of them will naturally pop up elsewhere. ...The second one. Definitely the second one.

    Read More
© 2015 The Mary Sue   |   About UsAdvertiseNewsletterJobsContributorsComment PolicyPrivacyUser AgreementDisclaimerContact RSS

Dan Abrams, Founder
  1. Mediaite
  2. The Mary Sue
  3. Styleite
  4. The Braiser
  5. SportsGrid
  6. Gossip Cop