ZERO :: the Fool (annwyd) wrote,
ZERO :: the Fool
annwyd

bitching; public for once. LO, THE WANK.

"Hmm, female characters kind of get shafted in fiction. How do we deal with that?"

"I KNOW! Let's take the few fully-rounded female characters who do exist and hold them to sexist standards!"

I mean, you're allowed to dislike whatever, but if you're going to hate on female characters for not living up to expectations that are usually suspiciously higher than those for male characters, at least don't cloak it in "but I only want what's right for my fellow women!"

Ergh.
Tags: fandom suckage, feminism
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  • once more with cursing.

    I have hives. Maybe I'm allergic to the chart?¹ I am not attacking anyone who has had a laugh or two at the chart. God knows I've been amused…

  • I fixed it. If I do say so myself.

    Click on the thumbnail for the full image. If you want a personalized version, let me know which three female characters to use as examples and…

  • angry feminist time!

    Do I really have to explain why a flowchart labeling all the ways female characters can be unacceptable and inadequate does not belong on a…

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  • once more with cursing.

    I have hives. Maybe I'm allergic to the chart?¹ I am not attacking anyone who has had a laugh or two at the chart. God knows I've been amused…

  • I fixed it. If I do say so myself.

    Click on the thumbnail for the full image. If you want a personalized version, let me know which three female characters to use as examples and…

  • angry feminist time!

    Do I really have to explain why a flowchart labeling all the ways female characters can be unacceptable and inadequate does not belong on a…