Category Archives: Rants

Things that annoy me.

Fuck Civility

The first time someone asked me the question, I answered nicely. The second time someone asked me the question, I answered nicely. The third time someone asked me the question, I answered nicely. The fourth time someone asked me the … Continue reading

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Childish Violence

When I was nine, I had a friend who liked to punctuate her sentences by slapping people on the arms and shoulders.  She thought she was being playful. It hurt.  While it never left bruises, there would often be a … Continue reading

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Emotional is not synonymous with Irrational

There are cases in which pure logic leads to failures of things like ethics, and frankly, those cases are all far worse. For example, it costs $10,000 to do a recall of an item. It is estimated that the item … Continue reading

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The 101

Before you come in to ‘just ask a question’ in so-called ‘good faith’, visit one of the following sites: http://www.talkorigins.org/ http://rationalwiki.org http://finallyfeminism101.wordpress.com/ http://geekfeminism.wikia.com There are a few others in my blogroll that may also be helpful to you. If after … Continue reading

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‘Friendly’ Atheism

Apparently, the solution to having someone being threatened and stalked on your forum is to…. ban the person being threatened and stalked. Cute. Love how they forgot to delete the actual threats.  No, no, apparently saying you intend to ‘hook … Continue reading

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Carrier is still defending rapists

  He is still pretending that ‘taking advantage’ of someone too intoxicated to consent isn’t rape.  Now it also appears he’s moved on to claiming that if penetration doesn’t occur, it wasn’t rape, thereby erasing almost all women who’ve been … Continue reading

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Richard Carrier is not an ally

http://freethoughtblogs.com/carrier/archives/4603 Mr Carrier thinks that getting a woman drunk for the purpose of taking advantage of her sexually is not rape.  The list of allies continually gets shorter. I love being having yet another so called ally mansplain my experiences … Continue reading

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