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  1. Amanda
    Amanda October 28, 2005 at 5:34 pm |

    Yep, theory slut. Eerie.

  2. Lauren
    Lauren October 28, 2005 at 5:38 pm |

    Why, Amanda, we were separated at birth. Like Patty and Cathy Lane.

  3. Amanda
    Amanda October 28, 2005 at 5:41 pm |

    I suppose I’m the flaky one, then. I’m off to start my rock band!

  4. Lauren
    Lauren October 28, 2005 at 5:42 pm |

    Goddammit, why do I always have to be the domesticate?

  5. Robert
    Robert October 28, 2005 at 5:56 pm |

    Because of the vagina. Neener, neener, etc.

  6. B Moe
    B Moe October 28, 2005 at 6:08 pm |

    It says I am “just not post-modern”, is that a bad thing?

  7. Chris Clarke
    Chris Clarke October 28, 2005 at 6:25 pm |

    Grassroots Activist.

    We are, of course, shocked.

  8. David Thompson
    David Thompson October 28, 2005 at 6:48 pm |

    This quiz is rated M, Mature, because it contains content that is unsuitable for those under 18 years of age.

    Damn feminists, trying to lure me into viewing objectionable material with strong language and adult themes. Fucking temptresses is what you are, with your knee-high boots and jiggily stories.

  9. EricP
    EricP October 28, 2005 at 7:54 pm |

    “You are just Not Postmodern.” I guess I’m just too boring. I have fantasies of being not boring though;).

    I guess after many years in a relationship, owning a business, a house and two, pain in the ass, dogs together, I should just ditch the bitch be more more postmodern!

  10. Mark
    Mark October 28, 2005 at 8:29 pm |

    I am not postmodern too…

    there is irony in Reality TV? ;)

  11. dr. b.
    dr. b. October 28, 2005 at 9:11 pm |

    They got you right! Now I am disturbed that the theory slut is the Asian dominatrix type. Ummmmm…. I got the Gender Nazi.

  12. Linnaeus
    Linnaeus October 28, 2005 at 9:14 pm |

    I got Theory Slut, too. That’s strange, because in my field, Americanists are considered to be theory-impoverished.

    I’m not a “pure” Americanist, though, so maybe that explains it.

  13. KnifeGhost
    KnifeGhost October 28, 2005 at 9:21 pm |

    Theory slut….

    *shrug* I’ve never been convinced that the divisions between so called “post-modernism” and “critical modernism” and blah blah and whatever are all that meaningful. The urge to draw lines in history obscures the contested and diverse opinions and outlooks that exist within all time periods, and so on.

    Which I suppose is a fairly post-modern opinion. *shrug*

  14. Sally
    Sally October 28, 2005 at 9:21 pm |

    Gender Nazi. My boundary-crossing lifestyle inspires awe in my friends and colleagues. Which is funny, because I’m really not particularly prone to cross gender boundaries. I’m pretty femme-y, actually.

  15. David Thompson
    David Thompson October 28, 2005 at 9:21 pm |

    OT: a bustier *and* a bra? WTF?

  16. UnSpecified Chatter  » Me, A Tortured Conceptual Artist, Go Figure

    […] re you!? brought to you by Quizilla Hmm, I thought I was the Theory Slut. Hat tip goes to Lauren. Comments No comments yet. RSS feed […]

  17. Jedmunds
    Jedmunds October 28, 2005 at 9:33 pm |

    I think I’ll be declaring war on Quizilla sometime soon.

  18. Heliologue
    Heliologue October 28, 2005 at 11:13 pm |

    Tortured conceptual artist? Hmm, I find the very idea of this meme to be counterintuitive. ¡Viva la Derrida!

  19. Dr. B.'s Blog
    Dr. B.'s Blog October 29, 2005 at 12:07 am |

    Lauren made me do it.

    Because I’m in Seattle and am too jet lagged to really blog. I took a quiz.

    You are a Gender Nazi. Your boundary-crossinglifestyle inspires awe in your friends andcolleagues. Or maybe they’re just scared youwill kick their asses for using gender-…

  20. Tapetum
    Tapetum October 29, 2005 at 1:03 am |

    Another Gender Nazi here.

  21. B²
    October 29, 2005 at 2:17 am |

    Grad Student Deconstructs Take-Out Menu

    Realizing he hadn’t eaten since lunch, the Ph.D candidate picked up the Burrito Bandito menu. Before he could decide on an order, he instinctively reduced the flyer to a set of shifting, mutable interpretations informed by the set of ideological biases—cultural, racial, economic, and political—that infect all ethnographic and commercial “histories.”

  22. The Republic of T.
    The Republic of T. October 29, 2005 at 11:19 am |

    I’m a PoMo Ho

    You are a Theory Slut.  The true elite of the
    postmodernists, you collect avant-garde
    Indonesian hiphop compilations and eat journal
    articles for breakfast.  You positively live
    for theory.  It really doesn’t matter what
    kind, as…

  23. OHNOES
    OHNOES October 29, 2005 at 5:51 pm |

    Theory Slut? Ouch, sorry. Maybe modern science will put out a pill to fix that in our lifetimes. ;)

    Whether you harbor some vestige of modernist morality or simply fail to see the irony in Reality TV, one thing is clear. You are just Not Postmodern.

  24. Sina
    Sina October 29, 2005 at 6:22 pm |

    Should I be more disturbed by the Gender “Nazi” category that I pulled, or by our Asian goth girl who stands in for the Theory “Slut”? I can’t decide. Like how I can’t decide between the tattoos on one and the haircut on the other. Stupid binary-logic phallogocentrism.

  25. Darryl Pearce
    Darryl Pearce October 31, 2005 at 5:25 pm |

    Ha-ha…I’m “revisionist historian.” That’s a hoot!

  26. Joel Sax
    Joel Sax October 31, 2005 at 6:07 pm |

    I am a tortured conceptual artist. So I don’t care about your ideas…. :D

  27. [i:rrhoblog]
    [i:rrhoblog] November 3, 2005 at 12:26 pm |


    quizilla nervt ja eigentlich, aber ausnahmsweise, weil feministe es anregt: You are a Theory Slut. The true elite of the postmodernists, you collect avant-garde Indonesian hiphop compilations and eat journal articles for breakfast. You positively live …

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