Angery about dress
Tweetstorm (30 Apr. 2017) on the show’s costuming, despite my previous attempt to convince myself I’d only address the show after my first read of the book.
Content warnings: This post is relatively lightweight, but continues to be about a forcibly repressive, misogynistic society, and makes reference to sexual assault and victim-blaming thereof, as well as more general discussion of sexuality.
Thread continuing from quoted tweet:
[A small note for the future: I will link to an elaboration on the tweet below when it exists. Because oh boy, it is going to exist.]
Family dinner got in on the Discourse:
[Placeholder for elaboration on that hint goes here.]
Martin and I, perhaps unwisely, have resolved to watch the show. He hasn’t read the book, which may be valuable.
Given this is what we managed to do with three episodes’ worth of repetitive-if-eerie promotional images…
Well. I already knew I was signing on for a lot; I knew because I couldn’t stop it.