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QUACKCAST 518 - Gina Carano, no more right to bare arms!

Ozoneocean at 12:00AM, Feb. 16, 2021

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Gina Carano who plays Cara Dune in the excellent Star Wars franchise Mandalorian has been fired, as we all know by now… It's a great series, really one of the best incarnations of Star Wars since the original trilogy, and Cara's character was pretty cool. Though I personally didn't really like her lunk-head costume- Fully dressed characters in SciFi with bare biceps always look stupid to me for some reason. Doesn't matter if they're men, women, anthros etc, it's just ugly, especially when they're wearing armour. UGH! Be that as it may Gina said some pretty silly things on social media, and kept saying them after she got in trouble for it aaaaaand then Disney booted her.

So we're having a chat here about that mainly as well as some other subjects… but you'll have to listen to find out what those were! And if you want to find out our PERSONAL views on this state of affairs you'll have to subscribe to our Patreon so you can watch our vid on the subject ;)
Anyway, do you think they should recast her role, come up with a similar character played by someone else, bring one of the other characters back to fill her character's role or just leave the position free?

This week Gunwallace has given us the theme to Hungry Heart! A foreboding intro leads gradually along a dimly shaded garden path, the ground thick with rotting leaves and the air redolent with the smell of decay… and through into a hip, happening disco! Pink lights flashing, the dance floor is slick, black and reflective, everyone is jumping and the beat is pumping!

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Hungry Heart - - by Bildosola, rated M.

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Ozoneocean at 6:53PM, Feb. 16, 2021

Hahaha! The trouble is you're a pop-culture library. I can ask the title to any song and you know it XD It's all in there!

Banes at 5:51PM, Feb. 16, 2021

You have no idea how true that is haha. It’s a Herculean effort every time!

Ozoneocean at 5:07PM, Feb. 16, 2021

Banes is just ITCHING to spoil ALLLLLL the things XD

Banes at 2:06PM, Feb. 16, 2021

@Abt - haha, yeah it’s hard to talk concretely about it; didn’t want to spoil stuff

Abt_Nihil at 12:22PM, Feb. 16, 2021

@Banes: I understood that reference... at 35:35.

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