Kathy Love's "Dispatch from Ebbing" (Jan. 24) to the effect that "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri" and similar movies create an unfortunate stereotype of Missouri and that we need to reject it is sadly naive. In order to support her thesis that we need to reject that picture, she lists the very reasons why that stereotype is well-earned.
Sunday, January 28, 2018
Hollywood Depicts Missouri Accurately???
The story of backward law enforcement, a cover-up and resident rage in a small Missouri town is cleaning up on the awards circuit and inspiring a conversation about the perception and reality of local life . . . Read more: