Iva T @iva84 ?active 2 years ago
Iva T commented on the blog post Guest post: Slate writers’ defense of Bridesmaids misses the mark 2 years ago · View
Wait, Bridesmaids wasn’t a movie about Melissa McCarthy? It’s funny, I was just talking about my love/hate reaction to this film with my partner. I enjoyed the movie because I really, really found McCarthy’s performance hysterical. But, yeah. I couldn’t identify with Wiig or Rudolph’s characters at all.
But the thing was, he *did* have many, many jokes about Virginia’s proposed medical rape law. Watching the segment on TV was uncomfortable and strange to say the least. I am definitely someone who can see the value of using humor to educate, inform, invoke a sort of cultural catharsis, etc. However, watching Stewart cracking [...]