Shape up or ship out

Doors of Perception

To misquote Jane Austen, “If a truth is universally acknowledged, that a young girl in possession of any kind of media, must be in want of a better body.”
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Welcome to Dreamland?

Doors of Perception

Because I am a basic Broadway bitch and am all about Asian representation in media, “Miss Saigon” had always been on the back of my mind to watch.
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Tongue in Cheeks

Views from the Outside

That in her natural state, she’s a hairy, burly, butch woman! Could it be? A lesbian revealed at last?
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Kill your heroes

Views from the Outside

From the perspective of many fans, racism and general cruelty of humankind seemed to make Jackson a target.
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To infinity and beyond

But, I told myself, if Thor could handle having to battle the Hulk on a trash planet, I could handle UC Berkeley. And so I did. I closed out my mostly joyful, occasionally thorny freshman year at Cal, feeling like a newly-minted adult.
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Telling my story

Views from the Outside

And in comedy, self-deprecation has to be the excess of self-awareness in order for it to be successful, and I was always a glutton.
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