Quote of the Day: Let the Bitching About the Casting of the New "Star Wars" Begin

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"(Newcomer Daisy) Ridley does have the distinction of being the one woman on the cast who isn't Carrie Fisher. In other words, Abrams's Star Wars sounds like it may keep with the franchise's tradition of spectacularly failing the Bechdel Test."

-- The Atlantic's Spencer Kornhaber, already lamenting gender bias in the first casting report from the new Star Wars

Oh, for fuck's sake.

Really? We're really gonna do this, huh?