From: Obveeus <Obveeus@aol.com>
Subject: Re: Amazon's "Good Girls Revolt" seeing renewed interest in return
Full headers:
Path: news.netfront.net!goblin1!goblin.stu.neva.ru!eternal-september.org!feeder.eternal-september.org!.POSTED!not-for-mail
From: Obveeus <Obveeus@aol.com>
Newsgroups: rec.arts.tv
Subject: Re: Amazons "Good Girls Revolt" seeing renewed interest in return
Date: Fri, 10 Nov 2017 11:02:36 -0500
Organization: A noiseless patient Spider
Lines: 50
Message-ID: <ou4iip$vfd$1@dont-email.me>
References: <nfr90dddsucmu3fcko0h9autmd0emlkluk@4ax.com>
<ou38m1$g48$1@dont-email.me> <ghaa0dl7qg6duo2d7amti7unji39a301sm@4ax.com>
<ou3agl$p6j$1@dont-email.me> <ndib0dp49okbj0f9h1bao36ikkvjmtiu35@4ax.com>
<ou4i31$scp$1@dont-email.me>
Mime-Version: 1.0
Content-Type: text/plain; charset=utf-8; format=flowed
Content-Transfer-Encoding: 8bit
Injection-Date: Fri, 10 Nov 2017 16:02:33 -0000 (UTC)
Injection-Info: reader02.eternal-september.org; posting-host="e148310a000bbc87ee947ec5f2d2a87c";
logging-data="32237"; mail-complaints-to="abuse@eternal-september.org";posting-account="U2FsdGVkX18kFuE/kb0KQPiRLywsqHSz"
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 10.0; WOW64; rv:52.0) Gecko/20100101
Thunderbird/52.4.0
In-Reply-To: <ou4i31$scp$1@dont-email.me>
Content-Language: en-US
Cancel-Lock: sha1:g2azyIg5db48517vbWomDbkkZOg=
Print Article
Forward Article
On 11/10/2017 10:54 AM, Obveeus wrote:
> 
> 
> On 11/10/2017 10:47 AM, David wrote:
>> On Thu, 9 Nov 2017 23:38:46 -0500, Obveeus<Obveeus@aol.com> wrote:
>>
>>> On 11/9/2017 11:26 PM, David wrote:
>>>> On Thu, 9 Nov 2017 23:07:28 -0500, Obveeus<Obveeus@aol.com> wrote:
>>>>
>>>>> When I watched the pilot episode, it certainly looked like a series
>>>>> worth watching.  That being said, the high IMDB score (8.2) is 
>>>>> reflected
>>>>> by a miniscule 3,492 votes...indicating little interest in the show
>>>>> actually existed.  The fact that the revival folks have spun the issue
>>>>> into one claiming that sexism at Amazon is the reason for the show's
>>>>> cancellation is silly.  The show was canceled due to lack of 
>>>>> viewership
>>>>> and trying to claim otherwise is rather opportunistic dirty pool.
>>>>
>>>> Amazon premiered it on October 28th and canceled it on December 2nd.
>>>> That seems odd. I'm certain no other streaming show has ever been
>>>> canceled that quickly.
>>>
>>> Likely, that is simply a coincidence of timing as it was also around the
>>> time that Amazon started trying to change direction (looking to find
>>> wide audience shows rather than niche shows...or at least looking to axe
>>> a lot of underwatched shows).  HAND OF GOD was axed before the second
>>> season aired.  MAD DOGS got a fairly quick axe as well, though not as
>>> quick as GOOD GIRLS REVOLT.  THE LAST TYCOON was canceled just as fast
>>> as GOOD GIRLS REVOLT.  CRISIS IN SIX SCENES was canceled before it ever
>>> aired.
>>
>> Okay, true. But re-reading the article I don't think they're blaming
>> Roy Moore's issues, 
> 
> Roy *Price* was the Amazon exec who was pushed out amid accusations of 
> harrassment and sexism and being friends with Weinstein and one of the 
> claims is that he didn't respect women so female led shows got canceled 
> unfairly...despite the actual track record of Amazon having lots of 
> female led shows.
> 
> Roy Moore is the crazy Alabama GOP politician accused of child rape by 
> multiple women and twice thrown off the Alabama supreme court...and 
> likely to win the Senate election there in a month or so.

Correction...not 'child rape', just 'child molestation'...by one girl. 
The other three just say that he pursued relationships with them when 
they were teenagers, but none of those pursuits went beyond kissing.