From: Ian J. Ball <IJBall@mac.invalid>
Subject: Re: What Did You Watch? 2018-03-07 (Wednesday)
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From: Ian J. Ball <IJBall@mac.invalid>
Subject: Re: What Did You Watch? 2018-03-07 (Wednesday)
Date: Thu, 8 Mar 2018 11:54:49 -0800
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On 2018-03-08 19:10:50 +0000, anim8rfsk said:

> In article <p7rbgg$qfq$>, Obveeus<>
> wrote:
>> What did you watch?
> So.  It's not horrible.  Hale is quite good in it.  She's also Lindy
> Booth skinny.  None of the dialog rings true - it sounds like overly
> clever writing making characters say the things they wish they had said
> but not thought of until the middle of the night.
> The idea that your beautiful Asian virgin doctor would try a treatment
> and then say "you're cured - not in remission cured - you've beaten
> cancer, it's gone" - especially without a 5 year wait or something - is
> absolutely ridiculous.  She went from 6 months to live (suffering from
> the type of cancer that smites yet does not wither) to ABSOLUTELY
> doctor visit to the next.  Paul Bryan should have been so lucky.
> They checked the PC boxes left and right.  Hale and her sister Beth are
> both married to men of color.  Mom's a lesbian.  Boss is black.  Doctor
> is Asian.  The two white males in her life - her father and brother -
> are both hapless idiots.  This is becoming tiresome fast.
> The premise is that now that Hale is ABSOLUTELY COMPLETELY TOTALLY CURED
> NOT IN REMISSION CURED CURED CURED she now has to fix everybody else's
> life.  So her first mission is to fix her beautiful virgin Asian doctor
> up with her literal moron drug addict idiot worthless brother because -
> wait, what the fuck?  WHY?
> I wouldn't say you're stuffed absolutely clean full of wild blueberry
> muffins for liking it, but it's not for me.  One and done.

Thank you! for confirming that I was completely right to skip this show.  ;)

(It was worth repeating!!  ;p  )

"Three light sabers? Is that overkill? Or just the right amount
 of "kill"?" - M-OC, "A Perilous Rescue" (ep. #2.9), LSW:TFA (08-10-2017)