OITNB Cast attends the 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards held at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on August 25, 2014 in Los Angeles, California
"Yeah, I guess that makes sense that he would be drafted, but I always liked the idea that he wasn’t drafted, you know, that he made the choice to enlist himself because I always thought that he, uh… When I read up on the comics, he was, you know, given his family background. He was always sort of following his dad’s footsteps, which would always had been in the army. So, he gave him — it kinda gave him no choice that he had made on his own to become — to be in the army, which later for me kinda gave him that angst to be unsure whether or not he wanted to be there." (x)
Lucy Liu attends the 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards held at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on August 25, 2014 in Los Angeles, California.
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I am haunted by all the editions of books that are prettier than the ones I already own.
RUPERT GRAVES JUST TWEETED ME OUT OF THE BLUE!!!!!! I CANT STOP SHAKING!!!
Also, I am prepared to fuck shit up for the next person to tell me that diversity in comics doesn’t matter, because today one of the older boys and I were talking about our favorite superheroes and I talked about my love of Miles Morales, and he said, “who?”
And I got to tell this twelve-year-old kid that there’s a comic book where Spider-Man has a Black dad and a Latina mom and he goes to a charter school because the public schools in his neighborhood suck.
Here was this kid, whose parents don’t speak English and didn’t have the money for a ticket for the new movie, and I got to see his face when he learned that Spider-Man’s last name is “Morales,” and let me tell you something:
The smile on that kid’s face was the most important thing I’ve ever seen.