Category Archives: Ageing Feminists

Mark Driscoll’s feminist foolishness posing as Christian wisdom.

Several readers have asked that I share my perspective on Pastor Mark Driscoll’s recent Washington Post piece Why men need marriage.  Driscoll opens his contribution to the man up and marry career gal sluts genre with an anecdote about a … Continue reading

Posted in Ageing Feminists, Choice Addiction, Church Apathy About Divorce, Finding a Spouse, Foolishness, Mark Driscoll | 430 Comments

The endless courtship fantasy.

Commenter Desiderius pointed out a very common movie theme in the comments to my post Do women want to get married: If I’m the only one seeing this phenomenon, why does it show up in so many movies targeted at … Continue reading

Posted in Ageing Feminists, Choice Addiction, Death of courtship, Divorce, Fireproof, Kendrick Brothers, selling divorce | 119 Comments

Do women want to get married?

Several of the commenters in the discussion on my post All the lonely feminist spinsters challenged my assertion that women want to get married.  Krakonos accused me of being old fashioned: You seem to be trapped in old fashioned thinking. … Continue reading

Posted in Ageing Feminists, Choice Addiction, Feminists, Finding a Spouse, Kate Bolick, Marriage | 277 Comments

All the lonely feminist spinsters

I’ve lost count of the number of commenters who referenced the new Atlantic piece by aging feminist Kate Bolick titled All the single ladies.  Once I clicked on it and started to read it it was instantly clear why so … Continue reading

Posted in Ageing Feminists, Choice Addiction, Finding a Spouse, Kate Bolick, Marriage, Post Marital Spinsterhood | 151 Comments

Why won’t these Peter Pan manboys man up and marry aging flighty selfish career gal sluts already?

The funny thing about conservatives is most have no idea they are raving feminists.  Part of the problem is that social conservatism is much like a sea anchor.  They exert constant force against the prevailing direction of social change, but … Continue reading

Posted in Ageing Feminists, Bill Bennett, Finding a Spouse, Marriage, Slut | 183 Comments