Tag: commenters

Drive-by puppy-mommying

Over at Feministing Jessica is under fire for buying her dog from a breeder. I’ve been following the thread since yesterday and was planning to write about it, but it looks like Zuzu beat me to it. But I’ll add…

5,000th Post!

This is the 5,000th post at Feministe. Way to go, ladies and gents. I’ve been here for 2 1/2 years now, and feel really lucky to have inherited such a dynamic, challenging and supportive space. Lauren created a great community…

Why I hate “I hate children…”

Hello everyone! Roy here, starting my first day guest blogging. I thought I’d start my first guest-blog here by saying thanks to my gracious hosts for inviting me for the week, and by introducing myself to everyone. The bloggers here…

Happy Trails

This is where I ride off into the sunset. I’ve slept on my decision to take a break, and I think it’s time to take a permanent vacation from Feministe. It’s something I’ve been considering for a while. Recent events…

Full Frontal Followup

Oy. Back, you say? I’m such a deadbeat. Mkay, first some business. I know that Jill’s post was mostly about unsubstantive criticisms of Full Frontal Feminism. I think that it’s fair to complain about arguments like, “Jessica is too pretty…

Femme as a Noun

It sounded like the commenters in this thread were worried about turning into a derail, so I thought I’d open up a new thread. Nothing articulate yet, but I am experimenting with femininity these days (ask me about my socially-sanctioned…

Sex 101

We’ve had a few questions from one of our young commenters about sex and dating, and I thought it would be a good idea to throw them out there to the commentariat, since you all have such great ideas when…

Lazy Blogging Against Sexism

Yeah, yeah. It’s 11-something on International Women’s Day, and I haven’t posted anything today. Not that it would get read, what with the latest megathread going on, in which too-clever-by-half boys huffily deny that there’s any sort of threat whatsoever…