TV Review: Shadowhunters

By: Dani

***Spoiler Alert***

FreeForm (previously ABC Family) debuted Shadowhunters, the latest live-action version of Cassandra Clare’s The Mortal Instruments on January 12th. The storyline follows Clary, a teenager that finds out that she is part of world where things like vampires and warlocks are not just the things of nightmares. Clary learns that both she and her mother are Shadowhunters, the warriors that fight the demons, and she must immerse herself in this new life to rescue her mother from being kidnapped by a Shadowhunter turned evil.

It premiered with mixed reviews, but earned high ratings. It ranked #2 best original series premiere in adults ever for the network. So they should be pretty proud of that. Unfortunately, I did not see much else they should be proud of based on the first two episodes.  Continue reading

Dani’s Top 10 Geeky Resolutions

By: Dani

We all make resolutions and we all fail to stick to them…and by “all,” I mean all of us, literally. Don’t deny it. You know it always sounds good in the beginning and then by about week 3 you start wondering what was so great about that resolution to begin with. And then you try to make a stance against resolutions with the whole “I don’t need a New Year to be better. I can do that anytime I want. Blah Blah Blah.” We all know that’s really code for “F**k losing weight! It’s winter time. I need these extra 15lbs for body warmth!” Continue reading