My Little Pony=Racism?
Now this has been bothering me for a while. I never thought it was a big deal but certain things have convinced me that this needs to be talked about.
Now a while back, some idiot on Ms. Magazine said that MLP promotes homophobia and racism. Most fans of the show would agree that this woman is an idiot and I thought she was crazy. However, recently, I've seen some things that have worried me.
In a chat, someone said they hated it when people drew the MLP cast as humans. Now it wasn't the fact they were humans that bothered them. No, it was the fact that some people tend to give the human ponies different skin tones. According to this person, it's wrong to make human ponies any other color besides white.
Where do I even begin?
Okay, first off these are ponies we are talking about. They are almost every color of the rainbow. Therefore, when they are drawn as humans, the artist is allowed to give them whatever skin color they see fit. At the same time, does