I think when anything is as popular (and critically acclaimed) as that was, there’s going to be backlash. It’s also going to be more visible and any flaws won’t escape scrutiny. But yeah, some of the criticism seemed outsized.

Journalist & author of nerdy novel CARRIE PILBY (film version‘s on Netflix). Finishing up offbeat memoir. Love dogs & puns. Read more: http://carenlissner.com.

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