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You have such a huge fan base and it’s such an interesting show. Do your fans ask you for anything unusual? It being such an unusual show.
A woman of color plays a lead character. There’s a trans character who’s treated respectfully. The white British dude is the immigrant with an accent, not the Asian woman. The cast is diverse. The story is interesting and fun. Moriarty is a powerful, complex female character with diverse motivations. Lucy fucking Liu is in it. There’s kick-ass mystery solving shit going on. There’s a pet turtle. Elementary is a gift to us all.
Steven Moffat, thanking Sue Vertue and Mark Gatiss — 66th Emmy Awards
Notice how he doesn’t actually name Sue Vertue. He first calls her sexy, like it’s more important than her being a ‘just’ a producer. When some men talk about women it’s easy to see how they really feel about women, and it’s that who they are is secondary to their sexual desirability.
(You’re just so fucking gay, Betty…)
you don’t realise how much tumblr has changed your view on things until you spend time with friends who don’t have tumblr and they say something and you’re just like
I find it interesting how society doesn’t care when the media sexualizes women, when men sexualizes women, when school and the government sexualizes women. But the second a woman is in control and sexualizes herself willingly it’s wrong and disgusting.