Let me start by making one thing clear: We here at Academic Exiles don’t dislike Deadpool (the movie or the character). While half of us may find Ryan Reynolds a little trying, we mostly enjoy the movie. It’s funny and violent, two things that go surprisingly great together. We are, however, a little underwhelmed by... Continue Reading →
Hopefully, you spent Mother’s Day honoring some of the awesome women in your life. I spent mine with my mom (the incomparable Debbie), talking about one of our favorite topics: K-dramas! My mom has a voracious appetite for anything drama related, and the conversation naturally turned to mothers. K-dramas are notorious for mean mamas. With... Continue Reading →
Our review of Diablo Cody and Jason Reitman's new movie Tully is chock-full of spoilers as we analyze its depiction of postpartum depression and motherhood.
Ready for the new BTS album, Love Yourself: Tear? Well if you're not, you will be after playing our drinking game for the K-Pop boyband's epic music videos.
Our drinking game for the iconic K-drama You're Beautiful will have you drunker than a girl in a club pretending to be a boy in a K-pop group.
Avengers: Infinity War is here, and it’s not the colossal clusterfuck that cramming about thirty characters into one movie seemed like it would be. But it also feels less like a movie, and more like a collection of scenes designed to make fans go “Woo!” and “Whoa!” and “No freaking way, Red Skull!” (Someone sitting... Continue Reading →
Got7's web series Dream Knight has way more K-Pop boyband shenanigans than anyone can handle--which is why you need to play a drinking game to get through it.
About a year ago, my YouTube homepage was lit up with recommendations to watch several videos of someone or something called Cardi B. Since the YouTube algorithm was so persistent, I decided to finally watch a video. It turned out to be a brash, crass rap track from a woman with a heavy Bronx accent... Continue Reading →
Avengers: Infinity War is less than two weeks away, and you know what that means--it’s time to wildly speculate! Marvel has been building up to this for a decade, so we can expect some big things, and some of those things are going to be dead superheroes. With that in mind, let’s calculate the odds... Continue Reading →