Pop Culture & Fandom News, May 14, 2023

On this week’s episode of Pop Culture and Fandom News, E’Shel from Liberty Diner Dish joins Erin to discuss the joy of representation in modern rom-com, rediscovering a beloved musical act, the excitement for The Little Mermaid, the trouble with AI potentially using fanfic to write and discuss some of their unpopular pop culture opinions. TW: At around the 33:00 minute mark we start talking about the film Joker and discuss mental illness, psychotic behavior, misogyny, racism, and violence.

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