Category Archives: Chivalry

Imperceptible

There was an altercation down in Houston over the weekend that was caught on video and ended up as a story at the Daily Mail: Note that the woman spends the first minute of the video trying to get a … Continue reading

Posted in Chivalry, Daily Mail, Moxie, Turning a blind eye | 375 Comments

Tame or be tamed.

In response to my last post several readers and one kind blogger challenged my characterization of Mary Kassian’s sermon Don’t Be a Wimp: Kicking the Habits That Make Women Weak.  I was very brief in my last post, so I’m … Continue reading

Posted in Chivalry, Complementarian, Envy, Feminist Territory Marking, Feminists, Jen Wilkin, Mary Kassian, Moxie, Rebellion, Ugly Feminists | 91 Comments

Sunday Morning Cartoons

In a previous post I introduced the term cartoonish chivalry.  Today I want to explain it a bit further, and at the same time explain why we see so much of it.  There are three primary roots of cartoonish chivalry, … Continue reading

Posted in Cartoonish Chivalry, Chivalry, Complementarian, Council on Biblical Manhood and Womanhood, Dr. John Piper, Fantasy vs Reality, Manliness, Military, Moxie, Owen Strachan, Pastor Matt Chandler, The only real man in the room, Traditional Conservatives, Turning a blind eye | 178 Comments

Piper’s debilitating fear of saying “no” to women.

John Piper wrote in Co-ed Combat and Cultural Cowardice: If I were the last man on the planet to think so, I would want the honor of saying no woman should go before me into combat to defend my country. … Continue reading

Posted in Chivalry, Complementarian, Dr. John Piper, Guns, Military, The only real man in the room, Turning a blind eye | 102 Comments

Mad Dog Chandler

One of the more striking aspects of complementarianism is the over the top cartoonish chivalry.  This in turn derives from a caricature of masculinity which is hyper violent (to men) but simultaneously non threatening to feminist sensibilities.  It is a … Continue reading

Posted in Cartoonish Chivalry, Chivalry, Complementarian, Pastor Matt Chandler, The only real man in the room | 180 Comments