Fans of the series Firefly call themselves Browncoats, and they're one of the most formidable fandoms on the web. The cult show means many things to many people. Here are just 10 possible ways to look at Firefly.
Firefly's cast of characters fly "out into the black" the same way Huck Finn once said he'd "light out for the territory." They're Old West-style rebels and rascals, always getting into trouble. Though this show is swashbuckling fun, it also has broader messages that keep the fans coming back for more. Last week we contemplated 10 ways of looking at Blade Runner, and this week we turn to Firefly . . .