14 10 / 2012

Apparently no, television shows with ACTUAL STRONG WOMAN CHARACTERS and a mostly female and/or POC cast cannot survive in today’s media. Or at least not on CBS.

(And yet, of course, they haven’t canceled that badly-researched, sexist piece of shit, Elementary. Ugh.) 

  1. head-d0wn-eyes-up reblogged this from themartyrinyourbed
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  4. glamaphonic reblogged this from ladysaviours and added:
    looool as someone who actually watched made in jersey i can attest that it probably got cancelled because it was...
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  6. themartyrinyourbed reblogged this from ladysaviours and added:
    Whatever.
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  8. ladysaviours reblogged this from astroprojection and added:
    "A blog dedicated to discussing sexism in media"
  9. astroprojection reblogged this from crossedwires and added:
    laughing and crying @ “ACTUAL STRONG WOMEN” :’) I haven’t watched Made in Jersey but the underwhelming promos and the...
  10. mordanes reblogged this from themartyrinyourbed and added:
    judging by the notes, this isn’t satire WHERE IS ELEMENTARY SEXIST less importanly, where is it badly researched? i’m...
  11. crossedwires reblogged this from themartyrinyourbed and added:
    No, I don’t think people should tolerate sexism because there’s a WOC in a leading role. And I think Elementary is...
  12. ineffable-hufflepuff reblogged this from themartyrinyourbed and added:
    I like how instead of like, having a discussion, you just assert things like they’re a fact. Yes, I like how Joan’s...
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  15. derrhumpink reblogged this from endquestionmark and added:
    "sexist piece of shit, Elementary" i just eyerolled so hard that i hurt myself ow
  16. bropunzeling reblogged this from endquestionmark and added:
    especially the difference between narrative and character-driven -isms because that was b e a utiful (and a really...
  17. kyssthis16 reblogged this from endquestionmark and added:
    That commentary was absolutely beautiful.
  18. endquestionmark reblogged this from ineffable-hufflepuff and added:
    i am not going to engage with this OP again but i wanted to say i agree with all the commentary above
  19. kirawords reblogged this from themartyrinyourbed and added:
    i was hoping for a full season. i thought… i hoped that it would appeal to a lot of people. curses, foiled again....
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  21. zacharycondom reblogged this from themartyrinyourbed and added:
    haha what explain the last bit??