Sharing StoriesInspiring Change. Deconstructing the “Sassy Gay Buddy”

Sharing StoriesInspiring Change. Deconstructing the “Sassy Gay Buddy”

David Levy, composing for JewishBoston.com, recently challenged us at JWA to touch upon the gender/sexuality dynamic associated with the 2nd City’s brand brand brand new video clip show, “Sassy Gay buddy. ” He published:

There is a tradition that is long Judaism of imagining various versions of the most popular tales, from rabbinic midrash to contemporary novels. Comedy troupe The 2nd City has tossed their cap in to the ring this week with A youtube that is new video their “Sassy Gay buddy” series.

If you aren’t knowledgeable about the series, it began almost a year ago as a goof regarding the tragic fate of therefore a lot of Shakespeare’s heroines. Maybe, the videos recommended, Ophelia, Juliet, Desdemona while the remainder will have had happier endings when they just possessed a BFF to guide them far from difficulty. (we are going to keep it to JWA for the deconstruction that is inevitable of these videos state about sex and sex. )

In the event that’s a challenge, We accept. Within the videos, Ophelia, Juliet, Desdemona and Eve are each going to take action stupid when their “sassy homosexual friend” steps in, speaks some feeling into them, and saves the afternoon. 继续阅读“Sharing StoriesInspiring Change. Deconstructing the “Sassy Gay Buddy””