Historical Primetime Popularity
As hard as it is to collect proper data, we’re making a go at figuring out if queer content make your show popular.
The Queerest Things I Watched Last Week – November 16, 2020
I’ve been quiet for a few weeks, but I’m back with Zelmare and Swanee on Fargo and the premiere of Station 19.
Queer Beats – November 13, 2020
This week, Maya/Carina, Marceline/Bubblegum, Luimelia, and Limantha are all back and gayer than ever!
Fake News and Popularity
Determining what is and is not popular is not as easy as looking at a list, due to the uncertain nature of the data sources.
Queer Beats – November 6, 2020
This week, do you remember Halloween? It seems like that was weeks ago but our favorite casts really showed up.
The Relationship of Growth and Death
Understanding the growth (and decline) of characters on air, and how that relates to the number of character deaths
Queer Beats – October 30, 2020
This week, Batwoman gave us everything we ever wanted: Javicia Leslie in the batsuit, Javicia Leslie doing stunts, and a season 2 premiere date.
The Disproportionate Collapse of Peak TV
The shows hit hardest by cancellations are the ones we need the most.
Queer Beats – October 23, 2020
This week gave us some much needed good news: more Euphoria episodes, a lesbian vampire show, and a potential Tegan and Sara show.
New Feature: Characters (and Shows) Per Year
Want to know how many characters are on air in a given year? Want to see how well your favourite TV station is doing? We have more stats for you!
The Queerest Things I Watched Last Week – October 19, 2020
Continuing the Halloween theme, I recap the Monsterland Plainfield, IL episode starring queer faves Taylor Schilling and Roberta Colindrez as lawyer wives who bring co-dependency to a whole new level.