Day: 2009-12-12

10 minutes of Bechdel-Wallace fail

My pointing out that every film in this 10-minute film montage fails the BWT is however meant to call Hollywood’s institutional taste and judgement into question – why are very nearly all these films written around an all-male or mostly-male cast, and why are nearly all these memorable moments in these films written for the male actors, especially those involving “buddy flick” moments?

Otterday! And Open Thread.

Today’s Morro Bay sea otter is courtesy of mikebaird at flickr. Please feel free to use this thread to natter about anything your heart desires. Is there anything great happening in your life? Anything you want to get off your… Read More ›