How Daria Shaped a Generation of Women — Vulture

Posted: November 7, 2015 in Health and Fitness, Humor and Comedy, Insight, Parenting and Caregiving, Storytelling
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http://www.vulture.com/2015/10/daria-shaped-a-generation-of-women.html

If the Bechdel test existed when this show was on the air, Daria would have passed with flying colors. Whether she and her best friend, Jane Lane, were waxing philosophic about being judged on their looks, or Daria and Jodie Landon (more on her later) were discussing the school dynamics at Lawndale High, plenty of the female characters spent the majority of their time not consumed with crushes on boys. Because of that, it allowed for more interesting conversation and character development, and reminded teenage girls that there is more to life than being someone’s girlfriend.

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