"19% of prime time television characters are non-human while only 17% are women"
A Profile of Americans’ Media Use and Political Socialization Effects: television and the Internet’s relationship to social connectedness in the USA ― Daniel German & Caitlin Lally
There are more “non-humans” on TV than women. Talk about unequal gender representation in the media.
|Leonardo DiCaprio:||*names his child Oscar*
|Doctor:||"Would you like to hold h-"
|Leonardo DiCaprio:||"Say it like we rehearsed it."
|Doctor:||*sighs* "And the Oscar goes to..."
"No, you can’t deny women their basic rights and pretend it’s about your ‘religious freedom.’ If you don’t like birth control, don’t use it. Religious freedom doesn’t mean you can force others to live by your own beliefs."
"Women are afraid of meeting a serial killer. Men are afraid of meeting someone fat."
"The ‘Stand Your Ground’ defense is like bleach: it works miracles for whites, but it will ruin your colors."
"Before I am your daughter,
your aunt, niece, or cousin,
I am my own person,
and I will not set fire to myself
to keep you warm."
"People are uncomfortable with sexuality that is not made for male consumption."