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elena @elenacristo ?

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  • elena commented on the blog post Moving beyond period jokes   2 years ago · View

    Wow! I didn’t even know that a similar storyline was used on Married With Children. Although, it is a common plot line used on many sitcoms today!

  • elena wrote a new blog post: Moving beyond period jokes   2 years ago · View

    Thumbnail A SYTYCB entry I’ve been watching a lot of Friends reruns lately, and after revisiting the episodes, it has become blatantly clear to me that the writers rely on stereotypes about men and women to make the show funny. For example, I recently watched an episode where Rachel claims she kissed a female friend while in [...]

  • elena wrote a new blog post: How should we talk about bodies?   2 years ago · View

    Thumbnail A SYTYCB entry I’ve been pondering this question for the past few weeks: How Should We Talk about Bodies? I think the language that we use to talk about bodies directly ties with the way we  feel about ourselves. There are so many labels available like fat, skinny, plus size, thin, fleshy, voluptuous, beautiful, healthy and the [...]

  • elena wrote a new blog post: Primetime re-imagines female power   2 years ago · View

    Thumbnail A SYTYCB entry With the Hunger Games recent DVD release this past week, I’ve been thinking about portrayals of “powerful” women in television and film. I put powerful in quotation marks because the powerful women that grace our screens today represent illusions of what female power could or should be but is not in the real [...]

  • Elena Speridakos became a registered member   2 years, 1 month ago · View

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