Mark in Spokane opines about Avatar:
I like a good story and all, but I also am a fan of humanity. If I see a movie and it's aliens vs. humans, I'm rooting for the humans.... And that goes for wood elves, replicants, Cyclons, whatever.
What's surprising to me is how many of his commenters are anti-human. It's like my undergraduates; they all seem to be convinced that humanity is evil. Hey, people! If you think we're evil, just wait until you run into an ecomaniacal alien species with some kind of telepathic dominion over their entire planet!