Category Archives: Sexism

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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#MeToo

You’ve probably seen that hashtag on Twitter or Facebook. You are probably wondering what it may mean. What #MeToo deals with is sexual harassment and assault. Some are adding details. Others are simply saying “Me too” and saying little else. Those … Continue reading

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These Are the Things that Make Me Want to Quit the World

This was found via Friendly Atheist: BYU-Idaho Wanted to Know Why a Student Dropped Out, So She Told Them the Truth. So why didn’t she go back? Well, she had her reasons: Your survey didn’t let me log in, I didn’t … Continue reading

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And Today in “WTF?!”…

I found this via the Friendly Atheist and it left me scratching my head: an eight year old girl couldn’t play soccer because she didn’t “look” like a girl. Seriously. Now, the club is claiming that this is the result of a … Continue reading

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Submitted Without Comment

I’m just going to leave this here without any comment* and let you decide for yourselves. That’s all I have to say about it. *Personally, the second story sounds far more believable than the first but that’s just me.

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I Have No Words. None.

Where the hell has my country gone? We have the US Department of Justice prosecuting a woman for the horrific crime of… laughing at Jeff Sessions. Seriously, what the fuck?! I got nothing. Absolutely nothing. Well, except for some incoherent rage … Continue reading

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