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Will Shetterly
I'm the real Will Shetterly if you read charitable, and the straw Will Shetterly if you don't.
I'm the real Will Shetterly if you read charitable, and the straw Will Shetterly if you don't.
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Shetterly's Iron Fist guide—which episodes to skip for a better overall experience
Iron Fist's greatest problem is the writing, which means you have to blame Scott Buck, the show runner. We have eight episodes of story stretched out for a thirteen episode season. A dedicated fan editor could probably create a strong version with the mater...

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Three and a half things I believe about writing and "cultural appropriation"
1. "Write what you know" does not mean we should limit our writing to our history. It means we should research the things we don't know, and we should research the things we think we know. When we get facts wrong, that's on us. 2. Readers have prejudices. S...

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Using Jessica Valenti to rant about Clinton feminists, and a question about all men
A Facebook friend shared  Trump did to Merkel what men do to women all the time | Jessica Valenti , which has the subhead, "Men constantly ignore women – but most of the time no one notices it. Except, that is, when it happens on the world stage." So I've g...

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What you lose if you make Iron Fist or Dr. Strange Asian
I get why some fans wish Iron Fist or Dr. Strange had been Asian. If no one else had argued they should be, I probably would have. Old comic books have no shortage of white male heroes. But. Let's be the best sort of conservatives and ask what's lost by mak...

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