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Old June 25 2013, 09:18 AM   #638
CorporalCaptain
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Re: Star Trek Into Darkness & The Bechdel Test

If you really want to think about things, the word bias is a loaded term. Disproportionality is, I think, a more neutral, and therefore more objective, term. So, instead of,

The test was simply asking people to think about the conscious or subconscious bias that was finding its way onto the screen.
I would say,

The test was simply asking people to think about the disproportionality shown on screen.
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