No one in the new Star Wars film looks like me

As a big Star Wars fan, I was excited to learn about the upcoming film, Rogue One.  It's a war film, involving the exciting mission to steal the plans to the Death Star (the first Death Star, not the second or the third one). But as more details came out, I was saddened to learn that there was no one in the film who looks like me.  Not a single white male among any of the numerous protagonists.  When I saw the cast list, I swooned, feeling like a precious snowflake, melting under glaring cultural oppression taking place in theaters all over America.  Even though I was not in any of these theaters, even though I did not see what was happening, the fact that I knew it was happening, somewhere, was more than I could bear! The main protagonist of Rogue One is a very thin woman named Jyn Erso whose weight looks to be only in double digits, even though she effortlessly beats men twice her size.  But as a man of white color, I could not relate to a female...(Read Full Post)