I’m about two-thirds through rewatching the “Sex in addition to City.” And kid, do some thoughts are had by me.
Look, I’m sure much happens to be written and stated in regards to the problematic things in this show. So just why do I keep rewatching, you ask? Because it makes me laugh, plus it makes me personally cry. It’s a damn show that is good. But i actually do find myself shaking my mind during the exact exact same things each time we rewatch it (like just how every brown individual about this fucking show has a goddamn accent). As well as in the present environment–when that is political tend to be more alert than in the past about identification, casual racism, and internalized misogyny–it’s impossible to ignore the glaring missteps “Sex as well as the City” took. Therefore, we made you a summary of a few episodes that definitely don’t stay the test of the time.
In order to relieve into this journey, let’s take the time to gawk at Carrie’s fucking Allah necklace. (more…)