comScore
  1. Mediaite
  2. Gossip Cop
  3. Geekosystem
  4. Styleite
  5. SportsGrid
  6. The Mary Sue
  7. The Maude
  8. The Braiser

What's with the name?

Allow us to explain.

Things We Saw Today

Things We Saw Today: The Mermaid Avengers


Or The Mer-vengers, if you prefer. A friend of mine invited me to take part in the Coney Island Mermaid Parade for the very first time and with an Avengers theme, I really couldn’t say no. (via The Bird and the Bat

  • Wisconsin Newspaper Censors The Word ‘Vagina’ From “Vagina Monologues” Ad. (via The Frisky)
  • Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer was the victim of some really terrible sexual harassment at a work function recently. “I have 2,000 shares. I’m Greek and I’m a dirty old man, and you look attractive,” said one shareholder, before getting to his actual question about dividends. And guess what? No one spoke up to say it was unacceptable behavior. (via Mashable)

This Millennium Falcon mirror would look mighty fine on my wall. Just sayin. (via Neatorama)

  • The Walking Dead will be celebrating its 10th anniversary at San Diego Comic-Con. Find out more at Hero Complex.
  • H&M’s Bribing Shoppers To Go Green (via The Frisky)

This is a fabulous crocheted Star Trek uniform. (via Fashionably Geek)

  • Gene Roddenberry’s ashes are going to deep space along with those of his late wife, Majel Barrett Roddenberry! (via The Hollywood Reporter)
  • We were sad to hear yesterday, sci-fi author Richard Matheson had passed away at the age of 87. (via io9)

Are you following The Mary Sue on Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, Pinterest, & Google +?

TAGS: | | | | | | | | |


  • He Geek She Geek

    Best looking fish folk around!

  • Cassanator

    I love to knit, but I can’t understand how to crochet. Why can’t there be more knit patterns than crochet?!

  • Anonymous

    -Iron Manatee
    -The Incredible Haddock
    -Black Minnow
    -Captain Tilapia
    -The Mighty Thornfish

    Loki doesn’t have a fish pun, but is burdened with glorious porpoise.

  • http://www.thenerdybird.com/ Jill Pantozzi

    Slow clap for you.

  • Anonymous

    And Loki did transform into a salmon so this works out pretty well.

  • http://www.tartaka.com/ Ian

    Hoki.

  • Anonymous

    WAIT! WHAT? When did Lwaxana Troi die?

  • Anonymous

    In Avengers 2 will they fight Madame Hydra aka the Viperfish?

  • http://www.thenerdybird.com/ Jill Pantozzi
  • Paige

    I crochet and am barely learning to knit! I find just the opposite!

    The yarn is always greener!

  • Laura Truxillo

    Yup, what is sweet sweet candy to one is the darkest black arts to another.

    Which is to say, crochet is dark witchery. Because every Jedi knows that the quick and easy path leads to suffering.

    (Also, yeah, I can knit, but crochet just doesn’t work for me.)

  • LifeLessons

    AWWWWWWWWWWWWWW!! I love the Mer-Vengers!

    And the Star Trek uniform.

    And the Star Wars mirror.

    And OMG the SAFE!

  • LifeLessons

    Fantastic! LOVE IT!