You know, some things, you see, and you just can’t formulate a response to them, because your mind actually crosses the line into being broken when you see them, and you sit staring at the screen for several minutes, wondering if you are really just hallucinating the whole thing.
If, like me, you really wanted to go to Comic-Con but couldn’t, Hero Complex over at the Los Angeles Times is reporting on events. It’s…kinda like being there?
we are the REAL deal is a site which has a potential to be totally awesome, or a complete trainwreck. But Kate Harding has her name on it, at least for now, which means that I am going to give it a chance. (Edited 14 August, 2009 to add: I’m no longer endorsing this site, because it has veered into trainwreck territory.)
Speaking of Kate Harding, she has a great response to the Henry Louis Gates craziness. This quote from the Angry Black Woman is also important to keep in mind: “‘He should have been more polite’ is your first step into Failandia, people. Don’t take the second.”
Sady over at Tiger Beatdown has introduced me to a fun new game, called “Don’t Give Money to the ALLEGED! Rapist.” You can read all about it over here.
Modern day feminists could take a leaf out of the book of the suffragettes: I say we beat civic leaders with riding crops until we get some damn equality!
Given our current economic woes, US News and World Report thought it might be a good idea to have a feature on coping with a partner’s unemployment. It’s titled “Recession Tip for Wives: Lay Off Your Laid-off Husband,” and it only gets better from there. Yummy. I love the taste of misogyny in the morning.