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Subject: Re: Is Twin Peaks anti-woman? Are Twin Peaks fans?
From: c2h5oh@ucscb.UCSC.EDU (Idealistic Bibliomystic)
Date: 1990-11-15, 20:28
Newsgroups: alt.tv.twin-peaks

In article <39543@ucbvax.BERKELEY.EDU>, jbuck@galileo.berkeley.edu (Joe
Buck) writes:
> > Just the same, Lynch and Frost are portraying a small logging town
> > here.  Is anyone really asking that he portray things that do not
> > exist in such towns in the interest of not offending anyone?  If TP
> > were an absolutely realistic portrayal of such places we'd see a lot
> > MORE sexism portrayed.

Considering that Twin Peaks has got to be the most unusual small
town around, I don't see that "expressing reality" is much of an
excuse for it to be sexist.
-- c2h5oh@ucscb.ucsc.edu | "The forces of evil can marshal even | more support than the forces of good, | especially when pizza is served."


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