The Bechdel Test and how the patriarchy replicates itself

Mrs Towers has abandoned me (again), and the dishes are piling up in the sink. Uncertain what to do, I am educating myself about how the patriarchy works.

Fortunately, there are some excellent videos about this. Here is one, from

NB – “Passing” the Bechdel Test doesn’t mean it’s a film with anything redeeming about it around gender, and failing the test doesn’t mean it’s a Bad Film. But my gosh isn’t the failure rate high!


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