The Handmaid’s Tale S1:E5 Faithful Recap

Tonight we're going back to The Handmaid's Tale and Gilead for some respite from the real life abominations being carried out (Google Charlottesville Aug.12-17) and so we can talk about some imaginary horrors. They just aren't that far apart, are they? Rolling S1:E5 Faithful after the break.

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The Handmaid’s Tale S1:E4 Nolite Te Bastardes Carborundorum Recap

Awwww, when I was but a baby feminist I used to write Nolite Te Bastardes Carborundorum all over everything! It means "don't let the bastages grind you down" and it's the title of our super-grindy episode of The Handmaid's Tale. Rolling after the break

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The Handmaid’s Tale S1:E1 Offred Recap

Hi everyone, welcome to The Handmaid's Tale, recommended by two of my very favourite readers (you know who you are!!) and a great neighbour; I understand this show has extra significance in these uncertain political times. Not that hating women or misogyny is new, we're just not used to seeing it being openly displayed so we're all playing a bit of catch up. Rolling S1:E1 Offred after the break.

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