Leslie Simon is a recovering Diet Coke addict with an unhealthy obsession for pop culture, double-duty household items and the wine glasses Olivia Pope drinks out of on Scandal. Her work has appeared on MTV.com, The Frisky, The AV Club, Huffington Post and WSJ, in addition to inside the pages of Alternative Press, WIRED, Kerrang! and Teen People (RIP). She has also penned three books, each of which was published by HarperCollins. Her most recent offering is 2011's Geek Girls Unite: How Fangirls, Bookworms, Indie Chicks And Other Misfits Are Taking Over The World.