“I’m not gonna lie: I was excited and a little bit warmed-in-the-heart-place when I saw that Barry Allen, aka The Flash, was in love with Iris West, his best friend, on The CW’s new hit superhero series, The Flash.

Because hey, how many times — in life, art, or entertainment — do we see a young White dude who’s honestly, deeply into a fly, well-rounded, educated Black girl? And not just as a sexual conquest or to “explore,” but as an actual love interest? Not often, that’s for sure.”

source: http://thenerdsofcolor.org/2014/12/09/color-blindness-and-the-black-girlfriend-the-white-male-superheros-ability-to-erase-race/

Oh yes. I have never…

ever…

have seen…

a white guy…

who’s honestly and deeply


interested in…

a black woman in TV and movies.

Do I need to say anything else?

Oh, yes I do.

Apparently people think that this is also rare in real life (at least according to this person). Well obviously that person is living under a very big and heavy rock. I have such relationships in my family and have seen plenty of others.

When Joss Whedon himself donates to your Kickstarter, there’s apparently only one proper way to thank the man who’s given birth to some of pop…

It will be a DOWNRIGHT TRAVESTY if they don’t have a musical episode. You have Grant (Glee Alum), Jesse (Broadway vet) and Carlos (Team Starkid) and I can bet Danielle can sing and others too

srsly.

ya’ll need to have a musical episode