Category Archives: selling divorce

Too ugly to empower

Back in July I predicted that the (then) up and coming divorce fantasy movie Wild would not have the kind of success Eat Pray Love had back in 2010.  A good divorce fantasy needs to show the divorcée ending up with a … Continue reading

Posted in Divorce, selling divorce, Ugly Feminists | 17 Comments

The benefits of a trip or two through the meat grinder.

From Yahoo Australia:  Kate Winslet: ‘Divorce has been good for my kids’ The 39-year-old Oscar-winning actress says her two divorces have helped teach her children how to “struggle”. “I think it’s very important to teach your children to struggle on … Continue reading

Posted in Motherhood, Rationalization Hamster, selling divorce, Stantons Heroes, Ugly Feminists | 69 Comments

The backup plan.

The Mirror has an article up titled Nearly half of women in relationships have ‘Plan B’ man they can run away with (H/T Earl).  There isn’t much actual data presented, but the enthusiasm for women’s infidelity is standard fare.  They quote … Continue reading

Posted in Hold my beer and watch this, selling divorce, Threatpoint, Wake-up call, Whispers | 229 Comments

The roots of marriage counseling.

Marcus D linked to a column by feminist and historian Rebecca Onion titled Lock up your wives! Advice columns from decades past provide a chilling glimpse into the horrors of marriage counselling before feminism.  While the title claims that marriage … Continue reading

Posted in Book of Oprah, Church Apathy About Divorce, Feminists, Margaret Sanger, Marriage, Philosophy of Feminism, selling divorce, Threatpoint, Wake-up call | 77 Comments

Denying that marriage has moral meaning is the new virtue.

As I’ve previously explained, there is a very common misconception that our society no longer believes in sexual morality.  While this misconception is understandable, it overlooks the new sexual morality which has replaced the old one.  The new sexual morality inverts … Continue reading

Posted in Denial, Divorce, Foolishness, Marriage, New Morality, Romantic Love, selling divorce | 212 Comments