FFR # 38: Mission: Impossible – Fallout – Feminist Frequency

FFR # 38: Mission: Impossible – Fallout

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Authors:

Carolyn Petit

Managing Editor

Ebony Adams

Operations Director and rogue snuffleupagus

On this week’s episode, Anita’s off on a top-secret assignment, no doubt saving the world from the evil forces of anti-feminism, so Carolyn and Ebony hold down the fort at FemFreq HQ by diving into the international intrigue of Mission: Impossible – Fallout. Join us as we discuss hero Ethan Hunt’s moral convictions, the not-so-magical way in which the film makes millions of brown people disappear, how the IMF is both the cause of and solution to the world’s problems, what makes M:I a cinematically interesting franchise as a whole, and lots more!

In addition, we explore our feelings about the news of Jean-Luc Picard’s impending return, and Carolyn shares some YouTube videos that have been whisking her away to a cozy and relaxing fantasy world. We also present a FREQ-Out from one of our listeners! Remember, we want to hear from you, too, so head on over to feministfrequency.com/freqout and send us your FREQ-Out today!

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Segment Timestamps:

:00 Intro

1:40 friendly banter

4:10 pop culture news: the return of Picard

10:40 Mission: Impossible – Fallout

44:45 What’s Your FREQ-Out?

53:50 wrap-up

Relevant Links:

Ebony and Carolyn’s movie podcast, Cinemaball

Anita and Ebony’s Star Trek: Discovery podcast

Pero Like on Buzzfeed

Goodnight Moon’s video, Dragon Egg Shopping at Maybell’s Menagerie

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