Bury Your Gays: The Magicians and Further

spoilers ahead There’s a show about magic, foreign lands, and politics, that has repeatedly killed main characters, and it isn’t Game of Thrones. It’s The Magicians, a show that was billed as an edgy Harry Potter, but really has been more of a meta-commentary on “chosen one” fantasy writ larger.…

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The Magicians, Quentin, and the Source of Power

There’s a bit of a debate online about whether Quentin is The Magicians’ protagonist. He’s entitled, he’s whiny, he’s constantly fucking up and people are destroying themselves to keep him afloat. Coming from the books, and seeing some things amplified for the show, I figure it’s time to parse Q and see…

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