sincerity is the key to success. once you can fake that you've got it made.
maggie nichols was one of my heroes as a teenager and, regardless of what happened, she is, like every woman in this documentary, still an inspiration to me. gymnastics is such an amazing sport and it's horrible to see how the dreams each girl had were squashed by not just one vile man, but countless others in positions of power at USAG, MSU, and the FBI. i truly wish the elite industry will reshape their programme to prioritise well-being over…
SLEW OF BAD THINGS
1) did they really think it was a wise idea to make poe a former "spice" (drug) trafficker? the only prominent latinx character in the trilogy and you're gonna give them an out-of-left-field backstory that not only is false for his character but also contributes to a terrible stereotype about latinx people and their interests. but ha ha ha he's "spicy" i guess? fucking grow up jesusssss christ.
2) the gay shot was so disappointingly weak…