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  1. Native American Actors Walk Off Film Set

    It didn’t strike them as funny. A dozen actors, mostly Navajo, have exited The Ridiculous Six, citing a script they say misrepresents Apache culture and is offensive to Native American women. Netflix, maker of the Magnificent Seven spoof starring Adam Sandler, defended the flick, noting the word “ridiculous” in its title. While the protesters understand it’s a comedy, they still find some jokes — like naming one woman “Beaver’s Breath” — upsetting. Filming continues, and audiences can decide who gets the last laugh.

    Deadline, Raw Story

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