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Nasty Nerds at the Women’s March

On Saturday, January 21, 2017, over 2.9 million people participated in the Women’s March worldwide.  6 writers for Daily Geekette were present in four different cities on the east coast.  From pussycat hats and speeches to feminist icons and nerdy protest signs, read about our different Women’s March experiences.

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The Big Problem behind #BigHero4

bighero6The Big Hero 6 franchise made news recently for leaving the female members of the team, Gogo and Honey Lemon, off the themed fabric made by Springs Creative. (EDIT: The original story appeared on the blog of Pigtail Pals and Ballcap Buddies.)

A number of fans, both female and male, were enraged by this insensible omission. As one fan points, out, girls make up one third of the Big Hero 6 team! Not to mention, the name of the move counts all six members, you can’t just ignore two of them, as the hashtag #bighero4 points out. Continue reading The Big Problem behind #BigHero4