• Ama.Dear

    Shipping Wars

    August 3, 2010 by Ama.Dear

    I'm a relative newcomer to this fandom, and already I'm tired of all the shipping wars, particularly between Kataang and Zutara. It seems like every other day I go on deviantART and find some Kataang shipper posting a pic that openly mocks Zutarians or pokes holes in a relationship that we know isn't canon, only to leave an artist's comment about how they "really don't mean to be offensive" while clearly using defensive language. And then I go on YouTube or to someone's journal, and find a Zutara shipper ranting about the injustices or posting all the reasons that Zutara is "superior" (although Zutara Evidence for the Intellectual Dummies videos actually manage to offer polite arguments, shockingly). It's as if the only fans of this show ar…

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