Charlie Jane Anders
Former io9 editor. Author of Victories Greater than Death, an epic space fantasy about LGBTQ+ teenagers who save all the worlds — now available for preorder. Also, please subscribe to her newsletter!
Apr 21

I was lucky enough to see this movie at the Castro Theater last year and it’s excellent and super-fun. Maines is great in it too. There’s a flashback montage to “Rasputin” by Boney M that I can’t stop thinking about.

Feb 13

Yeah I think you’ve put your finger on what was bothering me about that scene. It’s not that the Doctor is awkward or confused by human emotional stuff — which is a thing that the show has explored with the Smith and Capaldi Doctors quite a bit. It’s more than the Doctor ought to be able to offer simple words of Read more

Dec 24 2019

This is sorely needed proof that there are still good things in this world, and that one man can still make a difference. Thank you for another year of being the greatest. <3

Sep 2 2019

I came here to say that Terry Chen was amazing in Continuum, playing Curtis, one of the criminals from the future!

Aug 1 2018

I still can’t believe we managed to lure the brilliant maniac behind topless robot to bring all that sarcastic wonder to io9, and I honestly cannot imagine where the site would be if you hadn’t come aboard. I always remember when I asked you to become the managing editor when I got bumped to io9 EiC, and you were Read more

Aug 12 2016

Man... now I feel bad that I wrote something kinda short and only called out one of my own articles as a favorite! I thought we were each supposed to pick one thing that we personally wrote that we’re proud of. There are so many things by Cyriaque, Meredith, Robbie, Lauren, and all of the other io9ers that I would Read more

Apr 30 2016

Holy cow, that is major. Thanks for telling me that. I hope they like it. Hot damn! Thanks so much. This made my day!