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Old May 11 2013, 11:13 PM   #399
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Re: Joss Whedon's S.H.I.E.L.D to ABC!

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It's also worth pointing out that one of the showrunners for this series, Maurissa Tancharoen, is herself Asian-American, which makes it unlikely that the show will traffic in Asian stereotypes.
Well now that's a giant case of begging the question. Unless you actually know anything about this writer, instead of wild speculation, let's wait and see, shall we? And that goes for all of us.

Reaction to the cast photo seems to be a mix of hesitancy and gradations of negativity. Of course appearances can be deceiving, but first impressions do matter.
You might be familiar with her from:



I think it is safe to say she isn't in a hurry to propagate the stereotypes.
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