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    (For those of you who can’t see the picture, it’s a promotional photo for season three of Game of Thrones, showing actress Ellie Kendrick as Meera Reed. The Facebook comments are, unsurprisingly, pretty awful. Alexis Solar says simply, “meera should be pretty,” while Dylan McAwwsome-Cantwell elaborates by saying, “That thing looks like Sherlock’s down-syndrome brother. Kinda expected Meera to be hot.”)
This is why women feel uncomfortable in “nerd” culture. There are entirely too many ignorant dudes who have no idea how to interact with women in a non-creepy, non-objectifying way, and they ruin things for everyone.

    (For those of you who can’t see the picture, it’s a promotional photo for season three of Game of Thrones, showing actress Ellie Kendrick as Meera Reed. The Facebook comments are, unsurprisingly, pretty awful. Alexis Solar says simply, “meera should be pretty,” while Dylan McAwwsome-Cantwell elaborates by saying, “That thing looks like Sherlock’s down-syndrome brother. Kinda expected Meera to be hot.”)

    This is why women feel uncomfortable in “nerd” culture. There are entirely too many ignorant dudes who have no idea how to interact with women in a non-creepy, non-objectifying way, and they ruin things for everyone.

     
    1. thistledonicelylove reblogged this from badlyknittedfandomcharacters and added:
      NO. MEERA IS EXACTLY AS BADASS AS MEERA SHOULD BE. SHE IS PERFECTION.
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      fucked.
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      I just saw this, and had to check on FB if these comments were actually real. And after I saw that they ARE, all I could...
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    17. love-as-thou-wilt reblogged this from explodingplant and added:
      #Things That Make Me Sad
    18. explodingplant reblogged this from love-as-thou-wilt and added:
      It’s not just nerd culture. Look at the comments on any Girls trailer for HBO. “There is a young woman in front of me...
    19. rcphoenix reblogged this from womxxn and added:
      Besides, aren’t there enough pretty people to look at on GoT? HBO has gone out of it’s way to make the ugly, gritty,...
    20. womxxn reblogged this from shitstraightwhiteguyssay and added:
      Well and sorry (but not sorry at all really) that she isn’t your definition of attractive but Merra’s purpose is not to...