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Forum: General Discussion Today, 13:49
Replies: 366
Views: 8,254
Posted By Pull2Open
You're right and I knew that, don't know why I...

You're right and I knew that, don't know why I said blue! :blush:
It was described as being copper based blood which in liquid form gives a blue hue so maybe that's why I thought that. It was still...
Forum: General Discussion Today, 13:44
Replies: 366
Views: 8,254
Posted By Pull2Open
Thanks, and I'm glad that you understand that its...

Thanks, and I'm glad that you understand that its not a race issue for me. If Bond had been black in the books and had been portrayed as such in film since the beginning, or even had been white in...
Forum: General Discussion Today, 13:37
Replies: 366
Views: 8,254
Posted By Pull2Open
I don't think its meant the way you think. I...

I don't think its meant the way you think. I often used to ask myself the same question but not because the actor was black, it was because Vulcan's have blue blood which you would think would make...
Forum: General Discussion Today, 13:30
Replies: 366
Views: 8,254
Posted By Pull2Open
No one here is arguing that the lack of more...

No one here is arguing that the lack of more ethnic heroes was right, I couldn't give a monkey's what colour the hero is and agree wholeheartedly that non white literary heroes were/are grossly...
Forum: General Discussion Today, 13:22
Replies: 366
Views: 8,254
Posted By Pull2Open
Why the insult?

Why the insult?
Forum: General Discussion Today, 13:08
Replies: 366
Views: 8,254
Posted By Pull2Open
Well, I didn't mean to take it in this tangent...

Well, I didn't mean to take it in this tangent anyway but I think we agree that a white actor couldn't play Virgil Tibbs
Forum: General Discussion Today, 13:06
Replies: 366
Views: 8,254
Posted By Pull2Open
I think this is spot on although I would include...

I think this is spot on although I would include author intentions and pop culture too.
Forum: General Discussion Today, 13:04
Replies: 366
Views: 8,254
Posted By Pull2Open
Lets just reinvent the character as Harriet...

Lets just reinvent the character as Harriet Potter and have it played by a girl and be done with it!

A black actor would never be the best person for Harry Potter or James Bond because they don't...
Forum: General Discussion Today, 13:01
Replies: 366
Views: 8,254
Posted By Pull2Open
You suggested, albeit in jest, that the only way...

You suggested, albeit in jest, that the only way to tell if someone was Jewish would be if they dropped their trousers.
Forum: General Discussion Today, 12:59
Replies: 366
Views: 8,254
Posted By Pull2Open
Many die hards agree with you and don't like him...

Many die hards agree with you and don't like him in the role although he is hardly short and bulky.
Forum: General Discussion Today, 12:53
Replies: 366
Views: 8,254
Posted By Pull2Open
Would Judd Hirsch, Eugene Levy, Adam Sandler or...

Would Judd Hirsch, Eugene Levy, Adam Sandler or Ben Stiller need to drop their trousers?
Forum: General Discussion Today, 12:47
Replies: 366
Views: 8,254
Posted By Pull2Open
Really, why? My brother lives in Tennessee, and...

Really, why?

My brother lives in Tennessee, and the attitude I have seen toward Jews is as shocking and blatant as it is toward blacks.
Forum: General Discussion Today, 12:46
Replies: 366
Views: 8,254
Posted By Pull2Open
I don't agree with you so you insult me with a...

I don't agree with you so you insult me with a passive aggressive slight. It was only a matter of time I suppose, I've seen you do it to so many others!
Forum: General Discussion Today, 12:35
Replies: 366
Views: 8,254
Posted By Pull2Open
Why not, Tibbs could be played white Jewish, the...

Why not, Tibbs could be played white Jewish, the Jews also suffer from race discrimination and prejudice.

How about having the sheriff and all the original white characters as black and have the...
Forum: General Discussion Today, 12:31
Replies: 366
Views: 8,254
Posted By Pull2Open
See post #246, the points do not hold water.

See post #246, the points do not hold water.
Forum: General Discussion Today, 12:29
Replies: 366
Views: 8,254
Posted By Pull2Open
I've lived and breathed Doctor Who since 1973, if...

I've lived and breathed Doctor Who since 1973, if they cast a woman I wont watch it anymore, if they cast a black actor, I wouldn't like it at all.



Its not just about acting ability. I think that...
Forum: General Discussion Today, 12:13
Replies: 366
Views: 8,254
Posted By Pull2Open
Because both characters ethnicity has been...

Because both characters ethnicity has been historically established over 50 years by the creating author and other authors, by the film industry and by popular culture. You are clearly speaking as...
Forum: General Discussion Today, 11:38
Replies: 366
Views: 8,254
Posted By Pull2Open
That doesn't even follow the logic of the...

That doesn't even follow the logic of the discussion!?!
Forum: General Discussion Today, 11:36
Replies: 366
Views: 8,254
Posted By Pull2Open
It certainly beggars belief!

It certainly beggars belief!
Forum: General Discussion Today, 10:57
Replies: 84
Views: 2,372
Posted By Pull2Open
You'll be fine, both imaginary sex and sex with...

You'll be fine, both imaginary sex and sex with yourself is relatively risk free, you can continue past 50.
Forum: General Discussion Today, 10:51
Replies: 366
Views: 8,254
Posted By Pull2Open
Again, that is what happens when you get...

Again, that is what happens when you get producers who try and cherry pick continuity to make it fit, like the reboot, it tries to be new but wants to take the history with it on this occasion they...
Forum: General Discussion Today, 02:09
Replies: 366
Views: 8,254
Posted By Pull2Open
1962 was never been the established timeline at...

1962 was never been the established timeline at the beginning, the timeline has always been simply, current day. Bond films are generally 3 years apart, but Bond doesn't do one mission every 3 years,...
Forum: General Discussion Today, 02:01
Replies: 366
Views: 8,254
Posted By Pull2Open
A reference to his wife and parents is hardly...

A reference to his wife and parents is hardly thin (I'd be interested to know why you consider it thin) and Casino Royale was rebooting the franchise distancing itself from the sloppy mess it had...
Forum: General Discussion Today, 01:44
Replies: 366
Views: 8,254
Posted By Pull2Open
None of the characters you have mentioned have...

None of the characters you have mentioned have been ethnically the same over a franchise consisting of 25 films over a 60 year period (by the end of Craig's tenure). Bond is a white male.







Did...
Forum: General Discussion Today, 01:23
Replies: 366
Views: 8,254
Posted By Pull2Open
Yes I know, been watching it since 1973. I was...

Yes I know, been watching it since 1973. I was just wondering where the cannon came in?
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