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Sexy space men

So, I was going to write a thoughtful post, redefining the categories of science nerd, science fiction geek, fangirl and skeptic. It was going to be excellent, a key insight into how us gals find the right labels to define what is on the outside a seemingly male dominated culture. And how that culture might be changing.

I mean, I know plenty of women who watch Brian Cox’s Wonders of the Universe on the BBC who take absolutely no interest in the science. Then I started considering some of my friends who normally hate fantasy/sci-fi, but for some reason are still gripped by Dr Who…

… then I drew this:


… and got all distracted. Sorry.

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Iszi Lawrence is an English comedian and paid doodler. Iszi helps run skeptics in the pub Oxford and performs throughout Europe. Listen to her free weekly podcast She has up to ten toes at any one time.


  1. March 27, 2011 at 5:54 pm

    Brilliant, and I totally understand.

  2. March 27, 2011 at 6:03 pm

    Fezzes are cool!

  3. March 27, 2011 at 10:13 pm

    As usual – cruising along, all smart & academical, and then bang upside-down in the gutter. (And if you’d drawn the fez instead of the bow tie, you wouldn’t have needed the CENSOR bar.)

  4. March 28, 2011 at 10:39 am

    He’s so dreamy.

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