True Nature of the War on Men

by baldilocks During my recent Road Trip, I visited my parents in New Mexico twice -- once on the way out and once on the way back to LA. ( Side note: many who follow me on social media are aghast that I returned to CA, but I specifically said that I would return, though … Continue reading True Nature of the War on Men

The Heteronormative Conundrum

 ♪ Birds do it, bees do it,  Even educated fleas do it ♫             Let's fall in love Stacy McCain has been running into a lot of people arguing about the "Heteronormative" business. "Heteronormative" is defined as: Denoting or relating to a world view that promotes heterosexuality as the normal or preferred … Continue reading The Heteronormative Conundrum

Roses are Red, Violets are Blue

by Linda Szugyi "Heteronormative patriarchy" is a phrase that would make me chuckle under any circumstance.  That so much pomposity can be crammed into merely two words is a marvel on par with John Cleese's talent for parody. One needn't be a scholar of feminist theory to notice the attempt to make disapproval sound like academic enlightenment.  It's a great example of the Marcusean idea that intolerance of the Right … Continue reading Roses are Red, Violets are Blue