As I begin my final post before our hiatus, I want to begin by stating that everything that I say in this entry is solely my thought and view. I am in no way suggesting that anyone should think in the same manner. I really just felt that today would be a great time to […]Read More My View as a Christian Feminist
“Grow some balls”. “Suck my balls”. “He’s got balls for doing that”. These are phrases that everyone has heard sometime in their lifetime and more than likely, they are phrases that everyone has said once or twice. It has nothing to do with physically having them but it has instead become an accepted way to […]Read More Grow a Vagina.
Me: I hate it that everyone thinks all feminists hate everything. Friend: Aren’t you just validating “everyone’s” claim? Me: Shut up. Seriously, though, it really bothers me when I get the, “shouldn’t you be really pissed right now,” comments whenever someone tells a sexist joke or when a patriarchal song is played. Those […]Read More Bitchin’ Table: All Feminists Hate Everything…Including But Not Limited to Everything Fun.
Recently, a Pakistani Bollywood actor, Veena Malik, recently sued FHM, a men’s “lifestyle” magazine, for turning her cover shots into nude photographs. Malik admits that she did a topless shoot with her arms covering her body; however, she claims she was wearing a bikini bottom and that FHM indicated the rest of her […]Read More Veena Malik vs. Men’s Lifestyle
A world where we talk about economics in relation to the objectification of women? Oh wait, that’s our world… right now. “An index that indicates the state of the economy by measuring the number of attractive people working as waiters/waitresses. According to the hot waitress index, the higher the number of good looking servers, the weaker the current […]Read More The Hot Waitress Economic Index: What?
ICB: hey classifiedsarcastic! CS: Well hello internationalcupcakebandit!! That gingerbread cupcake you “found” for me was delicious! It was a lot of calories though….. I’m concerned about it joining up with the holiday themed truffles I’ve been eating ICB: hehe yay! calories ey? tell me about it.. i’ll be in Italy in a few days and im pretty sure […]Read More The Bitchin’ Table : New Years Anti-Resolution
So I was flipping through the channels one evening, and I came across a show that I can only describe as flat out disturbing (and perhaps disgusting). I’m sure you’ve all heard of it: MTV’s True Life. Now you have to understand that at this point in my night procrastination was rearing its ugly head; […]Read More True Life: I’m Grossed Out
Last week, the Obama administration refused to loosen the restrictions on the Plan B Emergency Contraceptive. The administration declined the request to have the pill available over the counter for girls over the age of 14. Instead, the pill will remain available to people 17 or older, and you’ll still have to request it from […]Read More Quick Hit: The Obama Administration Shocks Women’s Heath Advocates
Time for some mythbusting. I guess the best way to start is with a “My goodness the things people are allowed to say on the internet!” Seriously though, “this is scary” ran through my mind the whole time I was reading this website….http://www.jesus-is-savior.com/Evils%20in%20America/Feminism/feminism_is_evil.htm . Yup, you guessed it, I chose to bust some absurd and […]Read More Oh, The Things You Find on the Interwebz…
While I’ve mentioned the term gaslighting in passing, it’s an issue that really struck me when I first encountered it and with the passing of time, its significance only grows. Whether I see it happening to women around me or I experience it in my own ways, gaslighting is a problem for men and women. […]Read More You’re Not Crazy, Irrational, or Too Sensitive