Category Archives: Amelia Earhart

Unquenchable

What started out as a seemingly harmless fiction was merely the early stages of an all out jihad against manly pride. Eighty-eight years after we pretended that Earhart was like Lindbergh because a man flew her across the Atlantic, we … Continue reading

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It would be petty to point out how petty it is.

Commenter PM observed that the feminist fiction spun around Amelia Earhart seems harmless enough: Men are still doing most of jobs that keep civilization going. I don’t see that changing. A few women are being propped up with false accomplishments … Continue reading

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The race to be first.

This is the story of the brave men who were inspired by Charles Lindbergh’s 1927 transatlantic flight to attempt one of aviation’s greatest triumphs.  In 1919 Alcock and Brown were the first to fly across the Atlantic, an amazing feat … Continue reading

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A coat and a hairstyle.

Elizabeth Holmes is part of a storied tradition of feminist pioneers who were willing to do what it takes to be like trailblazing men.  Holmes of course has patterned herself after Steve Jobs: Like Jobs, Holmes wears a daily “uniform” … Continue reading

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Confusing make-believe with reality; why feminists obsess over Barbie.

The feminist obsession with Barbie dolls seems odd at first glance.  Whether it is their compulsion to create ugly feminist Barbie or Computer Engineer Barbie, we see a great deal of focus on make-believe for a group of grown women.  But feminism at … Continue reading

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