If there was one thing Ladyblogland wanted to talk about this week, it was how The Onion called QuvenzhanÃ© Wallis the c-word. The best thing to come out of that terrible joke is the many different (and well-articulated) feminist perspectives.
@theonion: your tweet was just plain awful and not in anyway satire. XOJane
Related, how did the c-word become such a terrible insult? Slate
Satire, white feminism and the c-word. Clutch
Have you been watching The Mindy Project? Geekquality makes good points about why the show is good for women. Though that still doesn’t adress the fact that every character BUT Mindy’s is 1-dimensional (and that’s why I think the show is good, but not great). Geekquality
Does skinny really sell, or is that just a bunch of bull-caca? The Jane Dough
Take yourself on a grown-up field-trip to the museum. Design Sponge
RookieMag clued me on to this: An ad for a new Sketcher’s line called “Daddy’s Money.” Sigh.
What did you read this week?Related