By day Margot Atwell is a mild-mannered book editor, but catch her on nights and weekends and you'll likely meet her alter ego, the hard-skating Em Dash, a member in good standing of the Gotham Girls Roller Derby league. We asked Em, er, Margot, for her take on the upcoming Derby flick 'Whip It.' Read on for her professional opinion of the coming-of-age-on-skates dramedy.

So you've seen trailers for 'Whip It,' Drew Barrymore's first crack at directing a movie, and now you're asking -- could any of this roller derby stuff possibly be real?
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