Feminism: “Menstrual Cramps Are Caused by Men”

Women’s period cramps are men’s fault, according to feminism. Someone with the handle “sexselector” wrote a tirade on her Tumblr page against the omniscient and omnipotent “patriarchy.” The piece’s run-on-sentence title is “I’m on My Period Let’s Talk About Why It Hurts.” “Why do we take it for granted that women’s bodily processes just normally hurt?” she begins. “[E]veryone just says ‘oh pain during periods and birth are normal (and fibromyalgia isn’t real!) therefore that’s just Read more […]

Abortion As A Human Right And Wendy Davis As Savior

“As governor, I’ll always make investing in our Texas children my first priority. #TeamWendy.” – Wendy Davis We are living in a time of crisis. I want you all to know that. We move about our days as if nothing is the matter, while behind closed doors, Republicans are devising new ways to control the bodies of women. Now, one might wonder, “Why on earth would politicians want to control women’s bodies? What’s to be gained?” I’ll tell you what: EVERYTHING! Almost all Republicans are male, and Read more […]

From Dumb To Dumber: Obama Proposes Subprime Housing Bubble

It is not every day that I have to admit that I have over-estimated the intelligence of politicians, economists, and “journalists” (I should probably have also used quotation marks for the so-called economists). But today is such a day: The following appeared in the Washington Post, not the Onion (though maybe the Onion gave the Obama Administration the original idea): “President Obama’s economic advisers and outside experts say the nation’s much-celebrated housing rebound is leaving Read more […]