How to be human: Life lessons from 4 cinematic cats

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Captain Marvel’s name is on the poster, but Goose the cat steals the limelight in Carol Danvers’ first feature. Cranky, steadfast, and always ready to fight, Goose is the perfect sidekick. Played by four different cats—Reggie, Rizzo, Gonzo, and Archie—Goose joins Hollywood’s pantheon of near-sentient animal life…

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The fight against trolls goes beyond Captain Marvel, YouTube, and Rotten Tomatoes

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It was as predictable as a lie from Loki: Before Captain Marvel even opened, Rotten Tomatoes was getting bombarded with negative reviews from sexist dipshits trying to tank the latest film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, because the movie had the temerity to explicitly be a woman’s narrative, and star Brie Larson…

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https://www.avclub.com/the-fight-against-trolls-goes-beyond-captain-marvel-yo-1833165390

Netflix’s Siempre Bruja conjures up racist tropes it’s not equipped to address

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Black History Month has begun, and many of us are awaiting the annual attempts by networks to appeal to black viewers with an overabundance of black content. We’ve mentally prepared for the yearly airing of Roots, the basic-cable double feature of Save The Last Dance and Drumline, and more of the same on other…

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https://tv.avclub.com/netflix-s-siempre-bruja-conjures-up-racist-tropes-it-s-1832346517

Which witch show is which?

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The arrival of a new trio of Charmed ones and a certain enchanting teen proves that witchy offerings on the big and small screen are no longer relegated to Halloween, or even the month of October. And it’s not hard to see why tales about powerful women fighting persecution through magic resonate so much right now. But…

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