Category Archives: Denial

Breasts can’t be sexual if there is a baby in the picture.

Facebook has received quite a bit of criticism the last few years over their policy on pictures involving breastfeeding.  I’m not a fan of either Facebook or Zuckerberg, but there is an absurd yet common argument that breastfeeding pictures are never … Continue reading

Posted in Denial, Rationalization Hamster, Satire | 106 Comments

It’s hard on her, but not on her kids.

YourTango has a post titled 11 Things Single Parents Don’t Want To Hear.  Note the euphemism “single parent” when what they really mean is “single mother”.  The stigma against single mothers is clearly creeping back, and this will only accelerate. Number … Continue reading

Posted in Denial, Motherhood, Solipsism, Stantons Heroes, Status of marriage | 421 Comments

If it was a snake, it would have bitten them.

CNN Money has a new article up claiming that men with children magically earn more than childless men (H/T Sunshine Mary):  It pays to be a dad Dads had a median salary of $49,000 compared to around $29,000 for men … Continue reading

Posted in Data, Denial, Fatherhood, Foolishness, Patriarchal Dividend | 272 Comments

Selling sin.

Recently a self described conservative Christian mother of 5 came to scold me for criticizing the Christian Broadcasting Network’s endorsement of actress Janine Turner’s book praising single mothers: I encountered your blog because I had found Janine Turner’s book in my church … Continue reading

Posted in Attacking headship, Book of Oprah, Church Apathy About Divorce, Denial, Feral Females, Stantons Heroes, Ugly Feminists | 221 Comments

Fewer men are working, and marriage is dying.

The Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis has the following handy chart showing the long decline in men’s employment in the US (shaded areas represent recessions): During this same time period the strength of marriage as an institution has declined as well. … Continue reading

Posted in Child Support, Data, Denial, Patriarchal Dividend, Weak men screwing feminism up | 299 Comments