I love many different forms of entertainment, but sometimes it hard to love the fandoms that spring up from them.

16th August 2014

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Tagged: parks and rec

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12th August 2014

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khaleesibeyonce:

LOL YES.


Whelp…!

khaleesibeyonce:

LOL YES.

Whelp…!

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8th August 2014

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Cinderella will be black on Broadway and white people can't deal →

abagond:

thechanelmuse:

So, I was in the middle of searching for how long Keke Palmer will be on Broadway as Cinderella. Gotta get my ticket. I scrolled down and saw this first comment: 

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The reach with this one disneyfied ass tale. They, however, have no problem whitewashing different races and ethnicities and see our disdain as sensitive and “reverse racist.” Case in point: Exodus - God and Kings, the new British-American biblical movie set in Egypt, that has caused uproar and boycotts: 

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Apparently these are acceptable…

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Lemme not go over the post limit. This is just a handful that scratch the surface. 

BTW, the Cinderella story came from China to Europe in the time of Marco Polo..

That’s interesting, because I hear that Cinderella had it’s roots in Ancient Egypt and was brought over to Europe by the ancient Greeks. So, maybe this is us just taking our story back.

Tagged: Cibderellakeke palmerwhitewashingracism

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2nd August 2014

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I cackled!!

Tagged: avatar: the last airbenderthen the fire nation attackedwhite peoplelol

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1st August 2014

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note-a-bear:

the realest shit in that whole movie

Tagged: 12 years a slavetoo trill

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30th July 2014

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gabzilla-z:

Did Ridley Scott’s “Exodus” movie give the Sphinx a white/European makeover?

The backlash against Ridley Scott’s Exodus is gathering momentum. After Noah’s mixed reception earlier this year, more and more people are sick of seeing movies with “whitewashed” casts: White actors representing historical figures who almost certainly were not white.

The latest accusation of Exodus whitewashing relates to someone who technically isn’t even a character: the Sphinx.

The likeliest explanation is that the sculpture in this picture is not the Sphinx, but is in fact a statue of Ramses. This means that it would have been based on actor Joel Edgerton’s face. 

Unfortunately, this just makes the whitewashed casting even more blatant, because real statues of Ramses II simply do not look like that. So while Exodus may not have made a “white version” of the Sphinx, Egyptian culture is still being erased and rewritten to fit in with the film’s predominantly white cast of actors.

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30th July 2014

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thewintersupersoldier:

puttheskippyonit:

frantzfandom:

every black guy in an action movie written by white guys: now that’s what i’m talking about

*will smith voice* Wooooo!!! HEEEYYYLLL YEAH!!

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Tagged: Teen Movieblack character

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18th July 2014

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causedarlingitwasgood:

how is this even a real show

Tagged: bob's Burgers

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23rd June 2014

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sheabutterandblackwytches:

wezanderson:

City Of God: 10 Years Later (x)

so just think about queer/trans black women…

Tagged: City of God10 years later

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22nd June 2014

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dear-white-people:

Two years ago we made a fake trailer for a movie we WANTED to make. And TODAY thanks to you guys, the OFFICIAL TEASER TRAILER for that movie is here! You did this. Your support and love brought the smart black movie genre back from the dead and into theaters this OCTOBER 17TH!!

WATCH, HIT LIKE, SHARE, REPEAT!

Tagged: dear white people

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18th June 2014

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milliardo:

when you say frozen wasnt that good white people be like

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Tru!!!

Tagged: frozen

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14th June 2014

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princelesscomic:

rollforproblematic:

subaquaticartisan:

Some tweets calling Ubisoft out on their bullshit.

The referenced woman assassin is likely Charlotte Corday, the “Angel of Assassination”.

You may have seen this painting of the victim she was guillotined for assassinating, radical journalist Jean-Paul Marat, whom she blamed for fomenting the Revolution’s excessive bloodshed by writing things like “five or six hundred heads cut off would have assured your repose, freedom, and happiness”:

La Mort de Marat, Jacques-Louis David

At her trial, Corday said she killed one man to save 100,000, but Marat’s murder made him a martyr to the post-Revolution ruling classes; 70 years later, after Lincoln’s assassination in 1865, Harper’s Weekly mentioned Corday’s story as part of “a pattern that matches all other assassinations in harming rather than helping the cause for which the act was carried out.”

So not only were her lady lumps inexplicably harder to animate, but her actions and existence sort of invalidates the entire game, and in some small way undercuts the entire franchise’s central conceit.

The more you know ======*

Tagged: assassins creed: unityubisoftfail

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9th June 2014

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tavrissexual:

calm your shit barbie not everyone has white privilege like you do

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8th June 2014

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qawiya:

OH MY GOD.

this is the most important part of television history AND one of the most  appropriate responses to white ppl trying apologize for their white privilege

Tagged: OITNBWhite PrivilageOrange is the new BlackPiperCrazy Eyes

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4th June 2014

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I Saw Her Coming

Anyone who didn’t see Kaguya’s appearance coming, must have recently started reading this manga. Nearly every past “god-like” person from the past has made an appearance, making the badass that came before him/her look like pre-time skip Hinata. Kaguya gave a name to her other son, so I’ll patiently await his eventual appearance.

Tagged: kaguyanarutomadaraHinatanot surprised at allmasashi kishimototroll king