I actually applauded this post
anime trope episodes: the beach episode, the festival episode, the episode where someone doesn’t know how to cook
western cartoon trope episodes: the episode where someone has several copies of themselves made, the episode where inanimate objects come to life, the episode that is a homage to a movie from the 1950s, the episode where someone is shrunk down to microscopic levels and placed inside the body of another person
you’ll have a bunch of young people on this site being, “holy shit i’ve become newly aware of social injustices and it makes me angry and i love being angry and aware, must D E S T R O Y the injustice!” but often at the expense of resorting to swift, non-thinking reactions in the most emotional, poorly-thought out ways possible to multi-faceted issues and with little to no research done on their own time.
groot is probs assumed to be male but tbh i figure groot is a lil genderless being. who needs the gender binary when you’re a celestial tree creature. riddle me that.
"Are you a boy, or a girl?"
"I am Groot."
the part where groot grabs gamora instead of quill and rocket yells LEARN GENDERS MAN just supports this