Category Archives: Disrespecting Respectability

Giving thanks for fathers.

Honor your father and your mother, that your days may be long in the land that the LORD your God is giving you. –Exodus 20:12, ESV In Fathers, teach your sons Adam Piggott describes fond memories learning from his father, … Continue reading

Posted in Adam Piggott, Beautiful truth, Disrespecting Respectability, Envy, Fatherhood, Manliness, Ugly Feminists | 45 Comments

Our family policy is designed to terrify married fathers.

While the claim is that our family courts are primarily driven by the best interest of children, in reality they tend to focus instead on transferring power and wealth from men to women.  When considering the family courts, it is … Continue reading

Posted in Child Custody, Disrespecting Respectability, Economics, Larry Kummer, Threatpoint, Ugly Feminists | 114 Comments

A marriage isn’t a military unit.

Commenter Warthog wrote that I have missed Pastor Doug Wilson’s point when he claimed that a husband is like a captain of a ship, and therefore “the man is completely responsible for all the problems [in the marriage]”: Not defending … Continue reading

Posted in Attacking headship, Disrespecting Respectability, Domestic Violence, Headship, Marriage, Pastor Doug Wilson, Submission, Turning a blind eye, Weak men screwing feminism up | 114 Comments

Incentives matter.

The U.S. and our allies won the Cold War in part because we had a far superior economic system.  The Soviets relied on a quota system enforced by threats of imprisonment.  The U.S. and its allies on the other hand … Continue reading

Posted in Child Support, Disrespecting Respectability, Dr. Helen, Economics, Fatherhood, Instapundit, Patriarchal Dividend, Replacing Marriage, Traditional Conservatives, Weak men screwing feminism up | 396 Comments

Fathers, do not exasperate your children, so that they will not lose heart.

Scott commented describing his response to a struggling father he witnessed the other day. A few days ago, I was at the store picking up a few items on my way home, and saw another dad, apparently doing the same … Continue reading

Posted in Disrespecting Respectability, Fatherhood, The only real man in the room | 29 Comments