positive lady characters meme → martha jones + powerful moments
THIS IS ACTUALLY, REALLY IMPORTANT.
People don’t get Martha enough credit. She was smart and great, and looked after herself because she realized she could never move on as long as they were together, so even if it killed her, she decided to leave the man she loved because she knew he would never feel the same, and she deserved better than pining over someone who would never love her back. Instead of whining about a hypothetical ‘friend zone’, she pocketed her disappointment and moved on.
I’m taking this as a compliment to Elementary.
Not Featuring A Dude Who Makes Rape Jokes is `100% a compliment.
Not mayo on white bread.
Not a show helmed by a dude so racist he regurgitates Yellow Peril conspiracy theories circa 1898.
Not a show that reduces WOC to antagonistic shrews/wilting lotus flowers but rather casts a WOC in the lead to totally pwn a white British supervillain that tries to reduce her to a ‘mascot’
Not a show that constantly queerbaits its viewers and mocks them for daring to interpret the characters as anything other than cishet men.
a show featuring 100% canon trans and gay characters that handles them like real human beings
a show that turns misogynistic tropes on their heads
a show that calls its white male protagonists out on his shit
a show with an adaptation of sherlock who praises women
a show with flawless writing that showcases how women actually act
do i really need to go on
not a show that features orientalist ~chinese music~ every time joan watson is on screen
not a show that fetishizes lesbian women and has them fall for the straight white man
Edra le men, men na guil edwen, haer o auth a nîr a naeth.
Photoshoot from “Jorney to the Middle Earth” project.
Zyug as Aragorn.
ALEF as Legolas.
Photo by King Thranduil.
~ A.L.E.F. cosplay team
I bet even Lydia Martin’s blood type is
i still can’t believe that shit, that’s quadratic equation with the formula written oh my god that’s some basic shit do me some trig with the addition and subtraction formulas ‘cause that shit is hard to remember , this on the other hand, is not