Category Archives: Ghostbusters

Rescuing Wonder Woman from the Ugly Feminists.

The LA Times has an article up describing how the cast of Wonder Woman downplayed the feminist aspect of the movie at a recent premier: Despite the obvious girl power on display, many of the film’s stars and creators shied … Continue reading

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How much girlpower is too much?

Trailer #2 for the upcoming Transformer movie includes an industrial strength dose of girlpower: The comments on youtube are brutal, including this one from Infamous Greed: I was hoping for some robot on robot beat down, then they had to … Continue reading

Posted in Envy, Feminist Territory Marking, Ghostbusters, Movies, Moxie, Social Justice Warriors, Ugly Feminists | 276 Comments

Hot Crazy Feminism vs Dumpy Lesbian Feminism

As I explained back in August, the real problem with the Ghostbusters reboot was not that it was too feminist for audience sensibilities.  The real problem was that the women in ghostbusters didn’t look hot while they were playing the … Continue reading

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The real problem with the Ghostbusters reboot.

I left the following paragraph as a comment over on Instapundit the other day, and I think it is worth sharing here and expanding on: The real problem with the reboot is that it was the stereotypical dreary feminist message. … Continue reading

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How many feminists does it take to change a light bulb?

The new feminist Ghostbusters can’t catch a break.  First the youtube trailer for the movie was widely panned by feminists and normal people alike.  Then the movie was released and eviscerated by critics, with reviews like Richard Roeper’s ‘Ghostbusters’ reboot a … Continue reading

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