Posts tagged "The Hunger Games"

Disney Redheads Multiplying

Disney Redheads Multiplying
If you’ve been reading this blog, you know that a vital issue in gingerism is our depiction in the media. Most movies and TV shows feature a blonde or brunette as the leading female, with the exception of certain films that require fierce character development (ie Jessica Chastain in “Zero Dark Thirty”). Media often portrays... Read more »

Why "The Hunger Games" Discriminates against Redheads

Why "The Hunger Games" Discriminates against Redheads
Avoxes. Suzanne Collins says they are mute and redheaded. According to stereotypes, this may seem like an oxymoron. However, once you get past this point and realize some redheads are portrayed as shy or mute (see Charlie Brown’s Little Redheaded Girl in the Corner, who is never shown or heard), note that the Avoxes are... Read more »

Shouldn't a redhead have won "The Hunger Games"?

Shouldn't a redhead have won "The Hunger Games"?
Despite “The Hunger Games” being a mediocre book/movie at best, not to mention ripped off “Battle Royale”, I see some serious inaccuracies in both forms of the story. Suzanne Collins proves to be redist and portrays gingers stereotypically. First, there’s Foxface. Foxface is unusually clever. Oddly, the actress cast in the movie does not have... Read more »
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