Category Archives: Sexism

Glass Rocks and Stone Houses

(I’m currently listening to the Cave Theme from Pokémon Sun and Moon. It’s very soothing, which is something I need right at this moment.) It happened today. Something that I feared would happen but had been hoping against hope that it … Continue reading

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I Quit the World

Not you too, Angela: Angela Lansbury: attractive women ‘must sometimes take the blame’ for sexual harassment. “There are two sides to this coin. We have to own up to the fact that women, since time immemorial, have gone out of … Continue reading

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In Plain Sight

Now, you can add Matt Lauer’s name to the list of harassers. In his case, it cost him dearly; he’s been fired from NBC. He’s off the Today Show. People are shocked, but that goes without saying. “He seemed so … Continue reading

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The Humbling River

I found this last week and I’ve been wanting to post about it; titled Literally, Why Can’t I Say #MeToo?, it deals with one woman and her struggle to speak about her own experiences. Case in point: Yet I found that … Continue reading

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Life Imitating Lowbrow Art

I found this on the Friendly Atheist and it still has me scratching my head: Christian Pastor Says Women Who Dress Provocatively Are Sexually Assaulting Men. I’m not making this up. Gallups agreed, saying that if a man were to parade … Continue reading

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And Today in “Are You EFFING KIDDING Me?!”

As if my blood pressure couldn’t get any effing higher: an appeals court in Portugal has spared a man who beat his wife with a spiked club prison time because she brought “dishonor” on the guy by cheating on him. “Now, … Continue reading

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Mayim Bialik Wrote a Thing. Here Is My Response.

You’ve probably read Mayim Bialik’s NY Times piece. She got pushback, natch, and has apologized, thankfully. Now, before we go into some of this, I’ll drop a word of warning: this might make some uncomfortable. If you don’t think you can handle … Continue reading

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