Category Archives: Rants

Things that annoy me.

So much for ‘women and children first’

http://www.businessweek.com/news/2012-07-30/chivalry-on-sinking-ships-only-a-myth-researchers-find “About 35 percent of male passengers survived, compared with about 18 percent of female passengers. Whether the ship sank slowly or quickly, women fared worse, according to documents describing the outcome of more than 15,000 people in shipwrecks.” Well, … Continue reading

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Dumbest thing I’ve read this week

The state owes prostitutes and their families (I am thinking specifically of their children) an immediate escape from prostitution in terms of social services, housing, jobs and physical protection, and absolutely ferocious, aggressive prosecution of those who hurt them. It … Continue reading

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On Victims

Why, if you were victimized, is there an additional stigmata attached to admitting it? Why this inherent misconception that just because someone was a victim, it makes victim their defining characteristic and automatically makes it that they can’t move beyond … Continue reading

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Discrimination

It never fails to intrigue me how blatant discrimination can be, even on a college campus.   Over and over again, there are threads in which Christians are allowed to say whatever they like, no matter how rude, obnoxious, or hostile … Continue reading

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Sign this petition to lock up the menz!

Response to Charlotte Allen, writing in the Los Angeles Times on Saturday. If men really have such a hard problem controlling their baser urges whenever they get a little glimpse of T and A, perhaps we should push for chemical … Continue reading

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Why I don’t trust the police

Occupy Wall Street Tweet

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Elevator Gate, Again

Those who think RW is making a big deal out of nothing Plug these numbers into your paradigm. One in 4 women are sexually assaulted The average man who commits sexual assault attacks about 7 women. (a different set of … Continue reading

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