Author Archives: David Futrelle

Scott Adams: I meant to do that!

Note: This post originally ran, in slightly different form, on Man Boobz. There’s a classic scene in Pee-Wee’s Big Adventure in which our hero falls off his bike in a spectacular fashion in front of a bunch of kids. Instead … Continue reading

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Just saying no

A quick pointer to a couple of interesting posts on the “art of no” at CaptainAwkward.com, a highly informative, often hilarious, and thoroughly feminist advice blog. In the first post, the Captain notes that: Women are socialized to make men … Continue reading

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We Hunted The Mammoth to Feed You

Note: Portions of this post appeared, in a rather different and far more crudely sarcastic form, on Man Boobz. One of the recurring complaints on Men’s Rights and MGTOW (“Men Going Their Own Way”) websites is that the women of … Continue reading

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Scott Adams to Men’s Rights Activists: Don’t bother arguing with women; they’re like children.

Note: A slightly different version of this piece originally ran on Man Boobz. Trigger Warning: Some of the links in this piece contain harsh anti-woman slurs; the comments section on my blog is largely unmoderated. So Scott Adams — the … Continue reading

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Reporting for duty

TRIGGER WARNING: Many of the links below lead to articles commenting on and quoting some pretty extreme misogyny. So hey, Feministes. Jill has generously invited me to guest blog here, and I thought I’d introduce myself. I’m a longtime journalist, … Continue reading

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