The Seven Stages of Feminist Grief (Todd Akin edition)
SHOCK: What the fuck did he just say? DENIAL: No, that can’t be right. ANGER: Fucking ‘legitimate’?! BARGAINING: Maybe he’s high? GUILT: It’s my own fault for checking Twitter. DEPRESSION: FML, people are defending him. ACCEPTANCE: Whatever. On to the next ...
“You may not agree with a woman, but to criticize her appearance — as opposed to her ideas or actions — isn’t doing anyone any favors, ...”
Ever wonder why I'm on a feminist rampage?
Because the media reacts like this when we’re less than perfect. Because our emotional range gets stunted and limited. Because so many aspects of our culture normalize rape on a subconscious level. Because Kansas and Arizona pass bills that allows the beliefs of a doctor or pharmacist to trump...
“Because I am a woman, I must make unusual efforts to succeed. If I fail, no one will say, ‘She doesn’t have what it takes.&rsqu...”
“Nobody’s going to save you. No one’s going to cut you down, cut the thorns thick around you. No one’s going to storm the castle walls nor ki...”