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Punctuation, Grammar and Gauntama Buddha

This is a University exercise of writing…

Punctuation isn’t my strong point. This semester has taken a toll. Feeling inept and uneasy about my current grammar and punctuation abilities, I confessed my issues to a long term friend and confidant. 483 more words

University Blogs

"The Chef Does Everything But Cook..That's What Wives Are For!" ..Ehm..What?

Hello everybody!

A few months ago, while reading an old Italian newspaper at my grandparents house, I came across a really really really sexist ad. It was a cigarette ad targeting men (what a surprise!) with the inscription: “Cigarettes are like women, the best one are thin and rich”. 436 more words

Women And Feminism

Broomsticks and ketchup: More sexist ads

Well, here we are again, with another round of sexist ads, brought to my attention courtesy of my dear friend Mental Mama, who also has a sick, twisted mind. 292 more words


Sexist Ads, Past and Present

The above ad would appall most women and men today, you’d agree.  But why? Because of its blatant depiction of machismo and sexism and sexual  animus? 789 more words

Go fetch me a beer, would ya?

Excuse me?

It’s hard to imagine, but not so long ago, it was completely normal to treat your wife like shit.

These retro ads make me angry, naturally. 231 more words