Just like happened after his 1976 miniseries, he suspects that people will unfortunately snap back to their entrenched racial beliefs.
Levar Burton is serving up some realness again.
What did you think of the last slavery film to have a big cultural footprint, Django Unchained? Quentin Tarantino argued it was one of the few slave movies about black empowerment.
[Chuckles] Yeah, well …
Do I sense skepticism in your voice?
[More chuckles] Yes. Django Unchained is a fantasy, let’s be clear. And when Quentin Tarantino says that Django is more real than Roots, I call bullshit. I got nothing against him, but don’t go there, okay? Don’t go there, Quentin. Too many people who look like me bled and died for you to have the opportunity to satirize the slave narrative. There’s a place for satire in culture. Taken at face value, as a piece of satire, I went and enjoyed it. It was fun. Let’s just not get it twisted. Django was not real.
Oooooooop get em!
He didn’t host READING Rainbow for nothing…
when hunger games stuff about peeta and katniss’s future family says “the mellarks”
lol be real
So just found out that English has a gender neutral honourific.
Mx. It’s pronouced as mix and as of 2011 it is an official title used for anyone whose non binary. According to Wikipedia anyways.
Learn something new everyday.
Someone reblogged this post again today and now the notes won’t stop coming.
This is the most notes I’ve ever gotten on anything ever. The last biggest one was five.
Well I hope I’ve helped some people find a useful term for them.
It’s true, and you can ask to use this title on official documents like your bank card, legally.