C’mon baby, let’s go
the way they were MEANT to be heard
"Why do men do it?"
"Women kill too, you know."
"Not like this. Only men do this."
the bletchley circle - s1
series 1 was pretty good but I’m also pretty sure the version they have on U.S. netflix is edited for time.
SUCH A GOOD SHOW watch it immediately if you like crime-solving lady gangs
Him: I don’t date black women. It’s just a preference.
Me: Based on what?
Him: Nothing, it’s just how I feel.
Me: Impossible, deliberate aversions come from somewhere.
Him: Its just a preference, that’s all.
Me: No, a preference is preferring broccoli to asparagus. You can say that because asparagus will always taste the same, even when prepared differently.
Me: And we’re not always the same at all. There are hundreds of millions of us and we’re each completely different from the next. If an employer said not hiring Black people was a preference would you agree?
Him: No, but that’s based on stereotypes.
Me: … And what is yours based on, facts?
"As a child I never heard one woman say to me, “I love my body.” Not my mother, my elder sister, my best friend. No one woman has ever said, “I am so proud of my body.” So I make sure to say it to Mia, because a positive physical outlook has to start at an early age."