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What is Team Unicorn?

23 Mar

In the last post I mentioned Team Unicorn (TU). They are, in all actuality “old news” – going viral back in September 2010 with their riff video “G33k and G4m3r Girls” (parodying Katy Perry’s California Girls), which pulls cameos from Stan Lee, Starbuck (scream!!) – aka. Katee Sackhoff, and Seth Green (who is married to one of the. erhm, Unicorns).

Actionflickchick takes up some of the debate on the conflicts surrounding the production, the representations, and the viewer polemic regarding the intersection of women, “geeks”, and sex appeal/attractiveness. They also grab an interview with TU, here’s a snippet: Continue reading