Tag Archives: privilege

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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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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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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Why (some) men/white people are really angry…

The short answer…because they are stupid. See, they have this idea in their heads that any right given to someone else is taken away from them. Giving black people the ‘right’ to drink from whatever water fountain they wanted meant … Continue reading

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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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Rape prevention tips

I would dearly love to know, exactly, by what percentage of my risk of rape would be reduced by taking the following tips: 1) Never drinking in public 2) Never walking alone at night 3) Never wearing ‘revealing’ clothing Please … Continue reading

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