[LMB] re Stereotypes was DOS Attack, Iraq Style... OT:

David McMillan skyefire at skyefire.org
Tue May 9 11:55:48 BST 2006

J Selin wrote:

> I know how Robin McKinley handled the issue for Sleeping Beauty.
> Personally, I'm more disturbed by Disney's ugly=evil/evil=ugly,
> beauty=good/good=beauty, young=hero, old=villian setup than I am
> about hair color.  A few bad women are beautiful but name me one good
> one who's ugly.

	But is it fair to slam Disney for that?  It's a meme that hardly 
started with them -- IIRC, that comes straight from many of the original 
fairy tales.

> Harimad
> cheering Princess Fiona


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