Episode 13: Geek Girl in the News: December 2018
Geek Girl in the News looks at the awesome or not so awesome news that will make you go either: “YAY” or “OMG I can’t believe that.” The latest and greatest news in December 2018 covers famed astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson sexual misconduct accusations, Bethesda’s firm stance on homophobic assaults, gender neutral cocktails, women in sports and more!
In this second episode of Geek Girl in the News, we covered these news stories:
- Three Women Have Now Accused Neil deGrasse Tyson of Sexual Misconduct
- And Neil deGrasse Tyson’s Response to Alleged Sexual Misconduct
- Bethesda permanently bans Fallout76 players after homophobic in-game assault
- What Happened When I Told Men to Keep Their ‘Captain Marvel’ Hot Takes to Themselves
- This Swedish Cocktail Was Designed to Challenge Gender Assumptions
- Sophia Florsch: Formula 3 driver says it was ‘miracle’ she survived 170mph crash
- Not Here to Dance by Ada Hegerberg
- Amber Heard: I spoke up against sexual violence – and faced our culture’s wrath. That has to change.
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Amanda & Monika