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* Some have criticized ''WesternAnimation/InsideOut'' for having the only plus-sized character be Sadness. (Not to mention she has other stereotypically "unattractive" traits, such as glasses, emo hair, short stature). The physical appearances of the emotion characters are all heavily modeled after their voice actors, and the actor behind Sadness, Phyllis Smith, is a plus-sized woman who happens to have eyewear.

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* Some have criticized ''WesternAnimation/InsideOut'' for having the only plus-sized character be Sadness. (Not to mention she has other stereotypically "unattractive" traits, such as glasses, emo hair, short stature). The physical appearances of the emotion characters are all [[InkSuitActor heavily modeled after their voice actors, actors]], and the actor behind Sadness, Phyllis Smith, is a plus-sized woman who happens to have eyewear.

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* As the header quote from conservative columnist Michael Brendan Doherty suggests, many conservatives did not actually like the right-wing comedy film ''Film/AnAmericanCarol'' by conservative filmmaker David Zucker because they found it condescending towards its imagined Republican audience.


* David Crane's popular sitcom ''Series/{{Friends}}'' has become [[ValuesDissonance nowadays]] infamous for the [[QueerPeopleAreFunny numerous jokes aimed at gay people]] especially after someone realeased an [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SsQ5za-J6I8 hour long compilation]]. Given that David Crane was the co-creator, he likely wrote or approved those jokes.

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* David Crane's popular sitcom ''Series/{{Friends}}'' has become [[ValuesDissonance nowadays]] infamous for the [[QueerPeopleAreFunny numerous jokes aimed at gay people]] especially after someone realeased an [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SsQ5za-J6I8 hour long compilation]]. Given that David Crane Crane, who is openly gay, was the co-creator, he likely wrote or approved those jokes.


* Some have criticized ''WesternAnimation/InsideOut'' for having the only plus-sized character be Sadness. (Not to mention she has other stereotypically "unattractive" traits, such as glasses, emo hair, short stature). Her voice actor, Phyllis Smith, is actually a plus-sized woman who also happens to have eyewear.

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* Some have criticized ''WesternAnimation/InsideOut'' for having the only plus-sized character be Sadness. (Not to mention she has other stereotypically "unattractive" traits, such as glasses, emo hair, short stature). Her The physical appearances of the emotion characters are all heavily modeled after their voice actor, actors, and the actor behind Sadness, Phyllis Smith, is actually a plus-sized woman who also happens to have eyewear.


* Some female gamers strongly dislike the appearance of VideoGame/{{Bayonetta}}, finding her highly sexualized design to be objectifying and demeaning. However, Bayonetta's character design was made by a woman, Mari Shimazaki, and her creator, Hideki Kamiya, has stated that "only a woman could have made Bayonetta look like she does.''

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* Some female gamers strongly dislike the appearance of VideoGame/{{Bayonetta}}, ''VideoGame/{{Bayonetta}}'', finding her highly sexualized design to be objectifying and demeaning. However, Bayonetta's character design was made by a woman, Mari Shimazaki, and her creator, Hideki Kamiya, Creator/HidekiKamiya, has stated that "only a woman could have made Bayonetta look like she does.''


* Music/JacquesBrel caused a lot of controversy during his career for writing satirical songs offending the Flemish. Despite speaking French Brel called himself Flemish and thus felt he had the right to criticize his own people.

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* Music/JacquesBrel caused a lot of controversy during his career for writing satirical songs offending the Flemish. Despite Flemish, the Dutch speaking population of Belgium. Although he spoke French Brel called himself (Like the ''other'' half of Belgium's population, the Walloons), Brel's family was Flemish and thus felt he had the right to criticize his own people.


* It has been said about Music/{{Madonna}} that only a Catholic could piss off the Catholic Church as much as she used to. Especially during the Eighties, her highly sexual persona and use of Catholic imagery (with "Like a Prayer" being the most notorious) earned her the ire of the Catholic Church more than a few times. Some have even claimed that Madonna's very name is offensive, that she chose it specifically to mock the Virgin Mary. In fact it is her actual birth name, given to her by her devoutly Catholic parents.

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* It has been said about Music/{{Madonna}} that only a Catholic could piss off the Catholic Church as much as she used to. Especially during the Eighties, her highly sexual persona and use of Catholic imagery (with "Like a Prayer" being the most notorious) earned her the ire of the Catholic Church more than a few times. Some have even claimed that Madonna's very name is offensive, that she chose it specifically to mock the Virgin Mary. In fact it is her actual birth name, given to her by her devoutly Catholic parents.parents - her mother, in fact, was also named Madonna.


* ''Literature/AmericanPsycho'': Like the novel, the film adaptation was also controversial for its violence towards women, yet the director and writers of the film, Mary Harron (director/writer) and Guinevere Turner (writer), are women. They made conscious decisions that project the female influence on this adaption. Harren's adaptation of this film, changes the focus from purely Bateman's perspective to showcase the faces of the women.

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* ''Literature/AmericanPsycho'': Like the novel, the film adaptation was also controversial for its violence towards women, yet the director and writers of the film, Mary Harron (director/writer) and Guinevere Turner (writer), are women. They made conscious decisions that project the female influence on this adaption. Harren's adaptation of this film, The film changes the focus from purely Bateman's perspective to showcase the faces of the women.women at certain scenes.


* ''Literature/AmericanPsycho'': Like the novel, the film adaptation was also controversial for its violence towards women, yet the director and writers of the film, Mary Harron (director/writer) and Guinevere Turner (writer), are women.

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* ''Literature/AmericanPsycho'': Like the novel, the film adaptation was also controversial for its violence towards women, yet the director and writers of the film, Mary Harron (director/writer) and Guinevere Turner (writer), are women. They made conscious decisions that project the female influence on this adaption. Harren's adaptation of this film, changes the focus from purely Bateman's perspective to showcase the faces of the women.


* ''Literature/AmericanPsycho'': Like the novel, the film adaptation was also controversial for its violence towards women, yet the director and writers of the film, Mary Harron (Director/writer) and Guinevere Turner(writer), are women as well.

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* ''Literature/AmericanPsycho'': Like the novel, the film adaptation was also controversial for its violence towards women, yet the director and writers of the film, Mary Harron (Director/writer) (director/writer) and Guinevere Turner(writer), Turner (writer), are women as well.women.



* Likewise, Creator/MartinScorsese's ''Film/TheLastTemptationOfChrist'' offended Christians of all denominations across the world even if Scorsese is Catholic himself (who had earlier used a Biblical quotation non-ironically at the end of ''Film/RagingBull'') and affirmed that he was a believer when he made the film.

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* Likewise, Creator/MartinScorsese's ''Film/TheLastTemptationOfChrist'' offended Christians of all denominations across the world even if Scorsese is Catholic himself (who had earlier used a Biblical quotation non-ironically at the end of ''Film/RagingBull'') and affirmed that he was a believer when he made the film.



* ''Literature/TheSatanicVerses'' by the Indian Muslim-born author Salman Rushdie (though he was an atheist at that point) became famous in no small part because it offended his own so much that the religious leader of Iran issued a fatwa against him which is technically still in effect (though Rushdie himself has said that he no longer considers his life to be in serious danger from it).

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* ''Literature/TheSatanicVerses'' by the Indian Muslim-born author Salman Rushdie (though he was an atheist at that point) became famous in no small part because it offended his own so much that the religious leader of Iran issued a fatwa against him which that is technically still in effect (though Rushdie himself has said that he no longer considers his life to be in serious danger from it).



* Many ''Series/{{Torchwood}}'' fans furiously denounced [[spoiler:Ianto being KilledOffForReal in ''Children Of Earth'' as [[BuryYourGays homophobic]]]], even though the show's creator, Creator/RussellTDavies, is probably the highest-profile openly gay man in British TV. Unfortunately for Russell, he's a romanticist in the 'I shall but love thee better after death' sense, and can't help killing off his couples. It's in his bones.

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* Many ''Series/{{Torchwood}}'' fans furiously denounced [[spoiler:Ianto being KilledOffForReal killed in ''Children "Children Of Earth'' Earth" as [[BuryYourGays homophobic]]]], even though the show's creator, Creator/RussellTDavies, is probably the highest-profile openly gay man in British TV. Unfortunately for Russell, he's a romanticist in the 'I shall but love thee better after death' sense, and can't help killing off his couples. It's in his bones.

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* ''Literature/AmericanPsycho'': Like the novel, the film adaptation was also controversial for its violence towards women, yet the director and writers of the film, Mary Harron (Director/writer) and Guinevere Turner(writer), are women as well.


* Creator/CSLewis' ''Literature/ChroniclesOfNarnia'' has been alternately seen as too Christian and not Christian enough, depending on whom you're asking. Lewis himself was a former atheist turned Christian via [[Creator/JRRTolkien an old friend]]. Incidentally, Tolkien (Roman Catholic) has also been the target of accusations of promoting paganism.
** In particular, some extreme fundamentalists in the USA have accused the books of being "pagan" or "occultist" due to the inclusion of supernatural beings from Classical Graeco-Roman mythology among Narnia's native sentients. This of course ignores the fact that the series's MessianicArchetype, Narnia's lion god Aslan, is meant to literally be the same being as Jesus Christ ([[WordOfGod as confirmed by Lewis in answer to a fan letter]]).

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* Creator/CSLewis' ''Literature/ChroniclesOfNarnia'' has been alternately seen as too Christian and not Christian enough, depending on whom you're asking. Lewis himself was a former atheist turned Christian via [[Creator/JRRTolkien an old friend]]. Incidentally, Tolkien (Roman Catholic) has also been the target of accusations of promoting paganism.
** In particular, some extreme fundamentalists in the USA have
are sometimes accused the books of being "pagan" or "occultist" due to the inclusion of supernatural beings from Classical Graeco-Roman mythology among Narnia's native sentients. This is in spite of course ignores the fact that the series's MessianicArchetype, Narnia's lion god Aslan, is meant to literally be the same Lewis himself being as Jesus Christ ([[WordOfGod as confirmed by Lewis in answer to a fan letter]]).an avowed Christian who wrote the series with some extremely obvious Christian allegory.


* ''Film/CountryStrong'' was criticised for being sexist towards women. And yet it was written and directed by a
woman.

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* ''Film/CountryStrong'' was criticised for being sexist towards women. And yet it was written and directed by a
a woman.


* ''Film/TransformersRevengeOfTheFallen'''s [[EthnicScrappy twins]], who were improvised by their actors, but [[ScapegoatCreator everyone blames Bay for them.]][[note]]Additionally, one could argue that they count as Wiggers (Google it)[[/note]] Mudflap was played by Creator/RenoWilson, who was surprised when he found out that he should be offended by his character.
%%* ''Film/CountryStrong'' was criticised for being sexist towards women. And yet it was written and directed by a woman.

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* ''Film/TransformersRevengeOfTheFallen'''s [[EthnicScrappy twins]], who twins were improvised by their actors, but [[ScapegoatCreator everyone blames Bay for them.]][[note]]Additionally, one could argue that they count seen as Wiggers (Google it)[[/note]] EthnicScrappy characters embodying lots of negative stereotypes of black people. Mudflap was played by Creator/RenoWilson, who was surprised when he found out that he should be offended by his character.
%%* * ''Film/CountryStrong'' was criticised for being sexist towards women. And yet it was written and directed by a woman.a
woman.
* ''Film/TheNeonDemon'' was criticized by some for having misogynistic undertones, but it was written by two women.


** In particular, some extreme fundamentalists in the USA have accused the books of being "pagan" or "occultist" due to the inclusion of supernatural beings from Classical Graeco-Roman mythology among Narnia's native sentients.
** Creator/MadeleineLEngle (Episcopalian) had her books removed en masse from American Christian bookstores after her slightly unorthodox theological beliefs came to light.

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** In particular, some extreme fundamentalists in the USA have accused the books of being "pagan" or "occultist" due to the inclusion of supernatural beings from Classical Graeco-Roman mythology among Narnia's native sentients.
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sentients. This of course ignores the fact that the series's MessianicArchetype, Narnia's lion god Aslan, is meant to literally be the same being as Jesus Christ ([[WordOfGod as confirmed by Lewis in answer to a fan letter]]).
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Creator/MadeleineLEngle (Episcopalian) had her books removed en masse from American Christian bookstores after her slightly unorthodox theological beliefs came to light.

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