Category Archives: Threatpoint

God spoke to him about the holy threatpoint.

3 Likewise, wives, be subject to your own husbands, so that even if some do not obey the word, they may be won without a word by the conduct of their wives, 2 when they see your respectful and pure … Continue reading

Posted in Complementarian, Domestic Violence, Gary Thomas, Threatpoint, Turning a blind eye, Wake-up call | 291 Comments

With friends like Gilder, married fathers don’t need enemies.

In response to my post Vagina worship, Neguy came to George Gilder’s defense: Men and Marriage is actually a re-released second edition of Gilder’s 1973 book Sexual Suicide, which was interestingly published by New York Times Books. It’s easy to … Continue reading

Posted in Disrespecting Respectability, Divorce, Dr. Daniel Amnéus, George Gilder, Threatpoint, Traditional Conservatives, Turning a blind eye, Wake-up call, Wife worship | 65 Comments

Jim Geraghty on the beauty of the threatpoint.

Chapter 15 of Jim Geraghty and Cam Edwards’ book Heavy Lifting: Grow Up, Get a Job, Raise a Family, and Other Manly Advice is Marriage is for Keeps: How to Avoid Divorce.  Geraghty’s portion of the chapter is a rambling … Continue reading

Posted in Jim Geraghty, Threatpoint, Traditional Conservatives, Turning a blind eye, You can't make this stuff up | 210 Comments

Submit to her will, or she’ll use the family courts to take your children away.

If a wife were saying this to her husband, the story wouldn’t be newsworthy.  This would be the family courts functioning as designed.  But in this case, it was a social worker allegedly saying it to a single mother, and … Continue reading

Posted in Instapundit, Threatpoint | 44 Comments

God’s Drill Instructors (language warning)

Conservative Christians are facing a masculinity crisis.  The traditional/biblical roles of men are no longer palatable in our feminist era.  Yet part of being conservative/complementarian means stressing the difference between men and women.  The challenge is, how to take on … Continue reading

Posted in Armchair Husbands, Attacking headship, Cartoonish Chivalry, Complementarian, Disrespecting Respectability, Fatherhood, Rebellion, The only real man in the room, Threatpoint, Traditional Conservatives, Wake-up call, Weak men screwing feminism up | 161 Comments