Meet Phil. Hiya, Phil! Valentine’s day is almost here, and Phil is about to go on a First Date. Are you excited, Phil? Phil, dating is just like a sporting event. It’s all about scoring and it’s uncomfortable to watch women try. Now, remember, if you’re gonna ask out that lucky lady, you’d […]
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This is a rant. And the disclaimer before the rant that Christ Pratt is talented and charming and seems to be an all-around decent fella. Chris, forgive me. We have got to stop calling Chris Pratt “sexy”. Thing is, folks, we can’t have it both ways. We have come so far with our treatment of women […]
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I’ve posted a lot about dating in the past month, so if you’re as sick of the topic as I am you’ll appreciate this last note. Also a few announcements. First I want to go on record once and for all saying that women, you can make the first move. So can you, men. People all, if […]
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Just a final simple thought before I move on (for the time being) to a different topic: The mass-grouping of gender into rigid stereotypes is absolutely counterproductive to the feminist ideal. This is especially true for any statement along the lines of “men always…” or “women never…” Frankly, nobody ever always or nevers.
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I swear I began writing this post before Emma Watson’s landmark UN speech (you know, this one). But I’m not going to complain about having a wave to ride. One of Ms. Watson’s salient themes regarded the current inability of men and women to openly and equally participate in “the conversation” (to be read as an actual […]
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