But white women aren’t being made fun of just because they’re white- what’s being made fun of is white feminism and the lack of critical though around race by those who have the luxury to not have to think about race because they are white. It is not stereotyping to point this out, it’s just a fact. In particular,… Read more
Cop shows are certainly part of it - I know to many people in the states who ask “Why didn’t the cops do...?” about situations where the answer is simple “Because that’s only what cops do on TV.” (“Shoot the gun out of someone’s hand” is an obvious and particularly egregious example.) Read more
I blame - to at least some extent - the constant BS that cop procedural shows are churning out. It’s a never ending cycle of media which shows cops as action heroes, their jobs as constantly exceptionally dangerous, their use of force as always justified, defense attorneys as slick, morally repugnant cheats who only… Read more
Right? He knew he was gonna have to double duck because it wasn’t just gonna be the one shoe.