Oh man, everything is wonderful and terrible. The Internet hate fuel cycle has been in overdrive this week thanks to #OscarsSoWhite making the rounds, allowing us to add names to our Celebrity Shitlist.
Happy Yom Kippur and Eid Mubarrak to all people who are celebrating holidays this past week!
I love debunking hoaxes and bullshit “studies.” I hate all the other terrible things I have to tell you about. You win some, you lose some. (As usual, trigger warnings for pretty much everything apply.) Read More This Week in Misogyny
Happy belated Equal Pay Day! Let’s see who’s been terrible this week, find out why people need to show the love to Sansa Stark and Black Widow, and, apparently, go to the restroom together. (As usual, trigger warnings for pretty much everything apply.) Read More This Week in Misogyny Isn’t Dirty Chocolate
Two relatively small words in the English language can strike fear, rage, and passion like no others. Those two words are teachers’ unions. As you can probably guess, there are more myths and legends regarding teachers’ unions than we can cover in one installment, so today we’re only going to look at one facet of this Rubik’s Snake. Read More Education in America: Mythbusting Monday – Unions pt. 1
I enjoy Michael Moore in the way I enjoy Bill Maher, with a big old grain of salt. As a moderate liberal lady, I do agree with the letter he sent today encouraging even the most disillusioned Dems to get out and do something anyway. The news has been rich with stories of Dems not caring or wanting to participate, especially liberal ladies like myself. Let’s all – liberal, conservative or independent ladies – prove the media wrong by getting out there and making our voices heard and our votes count. Moore’s letter after the cut. Read More Michael Moore on Voting in Spite of Disillusionment