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Friendly reminder that women with leading roles in media is pretty awesome and actually not a stigma that won’t sell. Because we all know these things were total flops.


However loving his parents may have seemed, he [Simon] knew that, scratch the surface, and they’d scream and run away. And here he’s confronted with a guy who is just everyting he thinks is wrong about a person, who comes back for him when the chips are down because he’s on his crew. To me, that’s a  real parent, and that is an extremely beautiful thing to get to, and I think it’s very real… But the most important thing about ‘Safe’ was that relationship.

Joss Whedon, Firefly: The Official Companion, Volume One

arts-dm-den asked
I don't know. Superman is good sometimes, but other times he just shows up and tells people how bad they are. I know he's trying to set an example but just popping in and scolding perceived bad behavior is the wrong way to do it.

Aw c’mon.  Finger-wagging is a fine and noble profession.