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Study finds TV shows with ethnically diverse casts, writers have higher ratings / UCLA Newsroom
Katie Satow: Basic Makeup Kit Tutorial
In an analysis of more than 1,000 television shows that aired on 67 cable and broadcast networks during the 2011–12 season, UCLA researchers studying racial diversity in the entertainment industry found that more viewers were drawn to shows with ethnically diverse lead cast members and writers, while shows reflecting less diversity in their credits attracted smaller audiences.
…Yet, according to the study, released on Oct. 8 at the 27th annual National Association for Multi-Ethnicity in Communications conference in New York, ethnic minorities and women remain woefully underrepresented on both cable and broadcast programs as lead actors, writers and show creators.
THERE IS NO FUCKING EXCUSE
(Source: knowledgeequalsblackpower, via adventuresofcomicbookgirl)
Katie Satow, of the Geek and Sundry Vlogs, shares her suggestions for the basics of a good cosplay makeup kit.
"My boyfriend called me while I was at work to tell me about it. He sent me an email with pictures of this new “soldier” and I had to show the women I work with (also Marines, current or former). We couldn’t believe it wasn’t some sort of joke. One of my coworkers even said, “Oh, yeah; she’ll definitely last in combat so long as she isn’t worried about a tit popping out."