Category Archives: The Atlantic

The unexpected challenge to modern Christian orthodoxy.

There is very often an honesty in secular media that is striking when compared with modern Christian teaching.  Rare News reports on the ladies at the view discussing wives withholding sex to punish their husbands for disagreeing with them: “Well, … Continue reading

Posted in Albert Mohler, Attacking headship, Complementarian, Dave and Ann Wilson, Disrespecting Respectability, Donald Trump, Dr. Helen, Dr. Russell Moore, Frigidity, Instapundit, Marriage, Miserliness, Pastor Doug Wilson, The Atlantic, Traditional Conservatives, Turning a blind eye, Ugly Feminists, Weak men screwing feminism up, Whispers, Wife worship | 180 Comments

A big win for Grudem.

The Atlantic has a new article out on a change the ESV is making in their translation of Gen 3:16.  From Rewriting the Biblical ‘Curse’ on Womankind: Whereas the first half of that sentence formerly read “Your desire shall be for … Continue reading

Posted in Complementarian, Council on Biblical Manhood and Womanhood, Dr. Wayne Grudem, The Atlantic | 80 Comments

Pocket Envy

As I noted in Pocket Pouting, feminists accuse men of forcing women to buy clothes without pockets, or with insufficient pockets in size and/or number.  This isn’t a new complaint, nor is it just Racked making the accusation.  In September … Continue reading

Posted in Duluth Model, Envy, NY Mag, The Atlantic, The Wall Street Journal, Ugly Feminists | 47 Comments

At least this story has a happy ending.

This man dodged a bullet. Some additional thoughts. Abuse is defined as anything and everything that makes a woman unhappy. Just because a woman is sweating you to get married, doesn’t mean she wants to be your wife.  Very few … Continue reading

Posted in Domestic Violence, Duluth Model, Finding a Spouse, Marriage, Miserliness, The Atlantic, Ugly Feminists | 73 Comments

Feminist Atlantic waxes conservative.

The Atlantic has a love-hate relationship with men’s economic contributions.  The magazine alternates between gloating that feminism has destroyed men’s economic status once and for all, and worrying that men are no longer fulfilling their traditional roles as bread winners. … Continue reading

Posted in Ageing Feminists, Economics, Hanna Rosin, Having it all, Marriage, Patriarchal Dividend, The Atlantic, Traditional Conservatives, Weak men screwing feminism up | 230 Comments