Tag: rant

Face Value

I’m a huge fan of the gay pride movement, and how it became an equal rights movement. I even love the overtly-sexual pride parades. I also really love the feminist movement these days, with it’s smart attacks on subtle assumptions about sexism. I’m a supporter of these things in a selfish way…they will result in […]

Not So Brave

So I’ve been seeing the Disney news lately. They’ve done the usual thing with Merida from Brave, prettying her up to make her fit more in line with the Disney Princess model of looks and behavior. It’s not surprising. Disney is a marketing engine, a big-league one. They have a goal of billions of dollars […]