Terry Dresbach

Outlander Costume Designer

Reply To: On Objectification of Sam, et al


I agree completely about that tactic, Ive used it myself. The tricky part can be to ask questions that lead the person to realize for themselves what you are trying to get across without getting them defensive. I like that for a discussion board.

But… on a medium like Twitter that is limited by character constraints, I think a positive hashtag could be very effective. Not preaching or attacking but leading in the direction you want to go for example accompanying a reply/tweet about his acting skills thus redirecting the conversation. A catchy hashtag could also have the benefit of taking off on it’s own and creating a new focus. The key is to come up with one. #ItsTheActing #ActingProps #SamTheActorMan…