Category Archives: Foolishness

The unworkable bachelor tax.

One of the ideas often put forward when discussing declining marriage rates is that our elites are likely to enact a Roman Empire style bachelor tax.  I admittedly don’t have much background knowledge of how the Romans went about this, but … Continue reading

Posted in Aging Feminists, American Enterprise Institute, Feminists, Foolishness, Marriage, National Marriage Project, Patriarchal Dividend, Traditional Conservatives, Weak men screwing feminism up | 287 Comments

Doing rape hysteria right.

Freddie deBoer at The Week argues in What progressives don’t want to talk about in the Rolling Stone scandal*: A presumption of truth in every rape accusation is an impossible standard. And it’s doing real damage to the cause of fighting … Continue reading

Posted in Dr. Helen, Feminists, Foolishness, Instapundit, Rape Culture, Traditional Conservatives | 78 Comments

The ugly feminist alternative to Barbie.

Feminists have long complained about the unrealistic proportions of Barbie dolls, and Lammily was introduced to offer girls a realistic doll to play with. Now Lammily doll owners can make their feminist dolls even uglier, with Lammily Marks: Includes: Cellulite, … Continue reading

Posted in Foolishness, Ugly Feminists, You can't make this stuff up | 107 Comments

Fragile Feminism

Senior Editor and cofounder of The Verge Chris Plante explains the extreme fragility of feminist progress.  One man wearing the wrong shirt can bring the whole system down: This is the sort of casual misogyny that stops women from entering certain … Continue reading

Posted in Feminist Territory Marking, Feminists, Foolishness, Instapundit, Social Justice Warriors | 209 Comments

Chick logic.

Professor Patricia O’Brien argues at The Washington Post that women shouldn’t be incarcerated because it isn’t fair that men are more likely to go to prison than women.  From We should stop putting women in jail. For anything. The argument is … Continue reading

Posted in Feminists, Foolishness, Manosphere Humor | 109 Comments