Unfit for Society

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Recommendation Website
Name: Unfit for Society
Reccer(s): Dot, Jen, Meg, Pete Meilinger and Victoria P
Dates: 2001-present (website last updated 2004)
Focus: all genres
Fandom: multi-fandom
URL: website; livejournal; dreamwidth

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Unfit for Society is a well-known multi-fandom recommendations site founded in 2001. The reccers are Dot, Jen, Meg, Pete Meilinger and Victoria P. The site also hosts their fan fiction, links to writing resources and interviews with writers.

The site describes the content as: These are the stories we've read time and again, that have inspired us and made us laugh, cry or scream.[1]


The site was founded in around April 2001 with recs mainly from the Buffyverse, West Wing and X-Men. The site later expanded to include literary fandoms with the addition of Harry Potter in 2003. The recs on the website were last updated in February 2004. Victoria P continues to recommend across a wide range of fandoms in the livejournal of the same name or at the dreamwidth version of the same name.


The main fandoms recommended on the website are:

There are also a few recommendations for many other fandoms, including:

The major fandoms recced by Victoria P in the journal as of May 2012 are: Angel, Avatar: The Last Airbender, Avengers movieverse, Buffy, Battlestar Galactica, Captain America, DCU, Firefly, Friday Night Lights, Gilmore Girls, Good Omens, Grey's Anatomy, Harry Potter, Iron Man, Lord of the Rings, Narnia, Ocean's Eleven, Pirates of the Caribbean, Sandman, Sports Night, Star Trek Reboot, Star Wars, Supernatural, Veronica Mars, The West Wing and X-Men movieverse.


  1. Unfit for Society Recommendations (accessed 18 February 2012)