Without Better Material for Women, Michelle Rodriguez May Walk From the ‘Fast and Furious’ Franchise
The Fast and Furious franchise has earned some praise from socially-inclined critics for its utopian vision of a world where people of all races — white, black, Latino, Asian, Vin Diesel — can join hands and drive cars out of buildings in multicultural harmony. But these films have not done well by women to anything close to the same extent. In the recent Fate of the Furious, Dom’s baby mama gets murdered, hacker-babe Ramsey spends the run time getting eye-banged by Tyrese and Ludacris (neither of whom know her last name), and Cipher... well, Cipher was Cipher.
Wine Women and Comedy Tix
Where does the week go? It's already Thursday and we're down to the last two days to listen and win either tickets to the Paradise Center for the Arts Wine, Women and Comedy or a copy of the family movie Miltons Secret. Wine, Women and Comedy is an annual event held as a girls night out during deer hunting season and serves up exactly what it says...