Daily Archives: March 26, 2010

I usually just go with “Shark Week”

But “there are Communists in the funhouse” is also pretty awesome. What to call your period in other countries. Thanks to Tom Foolery for the link.

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Dating While Feminist

Oh I relate to this interview with Jaclyn Friedman so, so much. She talks about the difficulties of dating while feminist, and how hard it can be to negoatiate your beliefs with your lovelife. I mostly date dudes, and let … Continue reading

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Friday Random Ten -the Big Fucking Deal edition

Friday Video: The Very Best! And indeed they are. And indeed they were at SXSW: You know the FRT drill. Set your MP3 player to shuffle, and post the first 10 songs that come up. My ten: 1. Spoon – … Continue reading

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Iceland bans strip clubs

While I like the idea of sending the message that women’s bodies aren’t for sale, I’m not sure this is the greatest way to do it. It seems less immediately problematic than outlawing paying for sex, primarily because prostitution bans … Continue reading

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