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CreepyPM Time: Let Me 'Splain That For You Edition

Let’s take another visit to the CreepyPM subreddit, where innocent souls post screenshots of the perfectly horrendous private messages they’ve gotten, sometimes on dating sites, sometimes not. 126 more words

Misogyny

Local Man Explains Mansplaining

readme recently spoke to local man Harry O’Toole who decided it was his manifest destiny to put some things straight (or gay, as the case may be) concerned readme’s perceptions of life, the universe and everything. 337 more words

2013-2014

My grandfather hates feminism

My grandmother is going through chemotherapy for the second time right now. I live three hundred miles away so I try to give her a call at least once a week to check in. 1,096 more words

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Mansplainer

Maneater by Hall & Oates — a terrible song if you ask me, so here’s an improved version of it: Mansplainer. Big shout to Scousey, who first came up with the “he’s a mansplainer” line! 350 more words

Feminism

Tired Of Talking To Men

I am tired of talking about feminism to men.

I know that I’m not supposed to say this. I know that as a good little third-wave feminist I’m supposed to sweetly explain to you how much I love and value men. 1,181 more words

Tired of Talking To Men

An interesting read at The Belle Jar. An exhaustion a lot of friends have been feeling lately.

Tired of Talking To Men.

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Feminism

Christina Hoff Sommers: "If 'bossy' has to go because it is sexist, then shouldn't we stop using male-vilifying terms like 'mansplaining' & 'rape culture'?"

I follow a lot of truly terrible people on Twitter — Manosphere bloggers, white supremacists, Fidelbogen — so it took me a moment to realize that this dopey, backwards tweet didn’t come from some obscure reactionary bigot but from none other than antifeminist celebrity academic Christina Hoff Sommers, inventor of “equity feminism” and the author of the bestselling The War Against Boys. 64 more words

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