Category Archives: Foolishness

Trading places.

Elissa Strauss at The Week is distressed by a recent Chanel No. 5 extended commercial.  Strauss is troubled that “having it all” has gone terribly wrong.  In the commercial the wife is the new husband, surfing powerful waves while her … Continue reading

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The Sexual Revolution’s Arab Spring.

There is a naive celebration by many conservatives of California’s new Yes Means Yes law.  The theory is that unleashing a feminist jihad of false rape punishment will somehow end the sexual revolution, bringing us back to either Victorian or Puritan … Continue reading

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How “Yes Means Yes” fuels the hookup culture.

Commenter theasdgamer asked how Yes Means Yes is intended to grease the skids of hookup culture for women.  This is a crucial question, because conservatives are tempted to assume the law will greatly constrict the hookup culture, as Heather Mac … Continue reading

Posted in Fantasy vs Reality, Feminists, Foolishness, Traditional Conservatives, Yes Means Yes | 234 Comments

Making the world safe for foolish promiscuous women.

I stumbled on a recent piece by Ezra Klein at Vox titled “Yes Means Yes” is a terrible law, and I completely support it.  It is a remarkably frank discussion of California’s new law defining how universities which receive state … Continue reading

Posted in Feminists, Feral Females, Foolishness, Philosophy of Feminism, Replacing Marriage, Traditional Conservatives, Yes Means Yes | 210 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