I’m about two-thirds through rewatching the “Sex plus the City.” And child, do some thoughts are had by me.
Look, i understand much happens to be written and stated concerning the problematic things in this show. So just why do I keep rewatching, you may well ask? Me laugh, and it makes me cry because it makes. It’s a damn show that is good. But i actually do find myself shaking my mind in the exact same things each and every time we rewatch it (like exactly exactly how every brown individual with this fucking show features a goddamn accent). Plus in the present environment–when that is political tend to be more alert than ever before about identification, casual racism, and internalized misogyny–it’s impossible to ignore the glaring missteps “Sex plus the City” took. Therefore, we made you a summary of a few episodes that definitely try not to stay the test of time.
In an effort to relieve into this journey, let’s take the time to gawk at Carrie’s Allah that is fucking necklace. Let’s include this to your long range of Things You’ll never ever See on television once more at the very least Until Ivanka Trump Is President. On one side I’m like, “O.K., breathe,” (it absolutely was the past, we’ve come a good way since then), in the other I’m screaming “APPROPRIATION!!”