Fake Geek Girls
Episode 99

Brooklyn Nine-Nine s. 1 - 3

Melissa Brinks published on

It's time for us to journey into Brooklyn Nine-Nine! We've got thoughts on character diversity, on subverting stereotypes, and on fatphobia, as well as a long discussion of what makes something propaganda. 

If you want to get right to the Brooklyn Nine-Nine discussion, fast-forward to 00:33:30.


What Missy's Been Up To:

Listening To: 



Daughter of the Forest by Juliet Marillier

What Merri's Been Up To:


Women of the Galaxy by Amy Ratcliffe


Chilling Adventures of Sabrina

The Compendium of Magical Beasts by Melissa Brinks

Some Links You Might Find Interesting:

 On Gay Issues, Brooklyn Nine-Nine Shines by Tyler Lopez 

 Andre Braugher Plays Gay On Andy Samberg’s “Brooklyn Nine-Nine” by Jim Halterman 

 Fox's Newest Cop Comedy Is Quietly Breaking Ground by Sunnivie Brydum 

 Laughing at the Cops - The Disconnect Between Police Comedies—Like “Brooklyn Nine-Nine"—And the Real Police by s. e. smith 

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