Category Archives: You can’t make this stuff up

Don’t refer to God as the Father, call him a “Best Friend”.

In A radical Father’s Day proposal I introduced Honor Your Father Today, a group that is proposing that Christians honor their fathers on Father’s Day.  Yet even though they propose honoring fathers, they are clearly conflicted about the idea.  They … Continue reading

Posted in Complementarian, Disrespecting Respectability, Father's Day, Fatherhood, Honor Your Father Today, Traditional Conservatives, You can't make this stuff up | 49 Comments

This is what a feminist looks like.

I thought I was done with Wonder Woman, but yesterday’s Wonder Woman Op Ed by Jessica Bennett at the NYT is too hilarious not to share.  See the accompanying photo, described as: Attendees of an all-women screening of “Wonder Woman” … Continue reading

Posted in Feminists, Movies, Moxie, Nasty Woman, New York Times, Wonder Woman, You can't make this stuff up | 110 Comments

Being divorced is their essence, but don’t label them.

My own divorce story is woven into many posts usually as part of my commentary at the end of each post. I have, however written a few posts specifically about my journey which I’ve always seen in my mind as … Continue reading

Posted in Aging Feminists, Can't keep a man, Divorce, Grey Divorce, Having it all, Hold my beer and watch this, Marriage, selling divorce, Status of marriage, You can't make this stuff up | 118 Comments

Suckers

As I explained in A long term commitment to selling divorce, the media has been selling “gray divorce” as empowerment to boomer women for nearly a decade, using a highly misleading narrative. Fortunately few women (statistically) are actually taken in … Continue reading

Posted in Aging Feminists, Divorce, Fantasy vs Reality, Grey Divorce, Hold my beer and watch this, Post Marital Spinsterhood, Professional Divorcee, Rebellion, selling divorce, Ugly Feminists, You can't make this stuff up | 51 Comments

A movie so feminist, it makes men and women cry?

Red Pill Latecomer pointed out that I left out the special women only viewings Alamo Drafthouse is holding for Wonder Woman, and the feminist outrage when the double standard was pointed out: It’s time to pour one out for the … Continue reading

Posted in Feminist Territory Marking, Ugly Feminists, Wonder Woman, You can't make this stuff up | 79 Comments