An Outsider's Theory on ShippingRecently, I watched the television show Avatar: The Last Airbender, with little knowledge of just how rampant the fandom is for the show. It wasn't until I had watched most of the show that my friends informed me of Zutarians, people who ship Zuko and Katara with a level of furor I didn't even think was possible for a mere ship. To an outsider like myself, it doesn't make much sense to ship Zuko and Katara, as there's next to no canonical base for the pairing, especially when the series' creators make it so obvious that Aang and Katara is the intended pairing. It made me wonder why such ships happen.An Outsider's Theory on Shipping by GForce64
One of the friends who introduced me to the concept of Zutarians happens to be a somewhat casual supporter of the pairing herself. I started thinking about other male characters she's enjoyed at one point or another, and started realizing they have somewhat similar traits: Zuko, Edward Cullen from Twilight, Snape from Harry Potter, and Kyouya from Ouran High School Host Club. All are somew
Aren't We A Community, DeviantArt?DeviantArt. Its amazing to think what this website started off as, to what it is now. With years under its belt and surely much more to go, its no surprise how popular DA is, and how well known it is. Whether hated or loved, admired, respected, or merely looked at through passing, DA has acquired artists from all corners of the world together in one place to share pictures, stories, and ideas.Aren't We A Community, DeviantArt? by thekingofqueens25
So, with all thats positive about DeviantArt, why is there so much negativity all the time? How is it, that I find so many people arguing about pointless things, page to page? With all the art thieves, copyright issues, drama, broken feelings, and shattered hopes, why is it that everyone is so drawn to DA in the first place?
Arent we a community, DeviantArt?
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Too many times, people concern themselves with things that, when in perspective, seem minuscule to the whole point of DA.
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