APE IN A CAPE: Someone Asked...
…so here we go.
One of my big problems with Watchmen is how stupidly the near-rape is handled. And it’s EPIC stupid.
It’s full of every dumbass cliche there is, and unfortunately, this was common in work of the time.
Slut Shaming, check.
Woman falls in love with her rapist, check.
This. And the fact that he uses it in nearly everything he writes makes it especially lazy. Other things happen to women occasionally, Al. Crazy but true!