Read the fictional (now real) column Charlie Rose referred to in last night’s episode.
My character, to judge from the popularity of Web sites and Facebook pages devoted to hating her, has become a flash point for many people’s feelings about strong, nonsubmissive, ill-treated women. As the hatred of Skyler blurred into loathing for me as a person, I saw glimpses of an anger that, at first, simply bewildered me.
Isn’t the Times a little late to this considering a deal has already been struck? Regardless, yikes.
He uses a creative term for what he sees — “party hats” — which Ms. Meriwether said the show had to come up with “because they wouldn’t let us say ‘nipples.’ ”
The Times is on it!
But maybe Stapinski’s reportage isn’t so remarkable, after all. In fact, she’s only continuing a longstanding NYT tradition in quoting Thompson — and has become the 78th NYT reporter to do so, in 150 separate stories over the span of almost two decades. We counted!
Have I mentioned I took two classes at SU under Thompson and that he’s a large inspiration for this here blog? I believe I have but it’s worth repeating.