If the Flies remake is to be celebrated as empowering for women, the directors can take the second tack, which is to have the characters succeed. By overcoming the problems of the male-dominated story, they will demonstrate the superiority of women. They will shatter sexist gender roles and chauvinistic predictions that they will fail. But the directors can’t go this route either, because Golding already took it by implication. In portraying women as the heroes where men have failed, the directors will be doing something wholly unoriginal, and wholly un-rebellious. And the progressive viewers don’t want to see that.
Whitesnake video vixen Tawny Kitaen appears on "Botched" to have her breast implants removed, after complaining that six boob jobs have led to complications. The '80s icon will be on the season finale of the plastic surgery reality show Thursday night to ask for a big change. "It must have been something inside myself when I wasn't feeling secure enough about myself and thought this will take care of the problem," the 56-year-old model-actress tells Dr. Dubrow. "Now the implants are like down to the bottom of my rib cage." "Botched" airs at 9 . on E!