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Feminism

The Myth of Modesty: Part Three

For introduction and previous posts in this series, please see Part One & Part Two. 4) What risks does a person take by believing that sexual arousal and lust are the same thing, and that women are obligated to help men avoid them? I usually try to avoid the slippery slope logical fallacy at all […]

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Feminism

The Myth of Modesty: Part Two

For introduction and previous posts in this series, please see Part One. 1) Is sexual arousal the same as lust, and is it a sin? The blog post I’m responding to follows the assumption that: A) Lust is sin. B) Sexual arousal is lust. C) Therefore, sexual arousal is sin.

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Feminism

The Myth of Modesty: Part One

I have a bad habit: I like to read things that make me mad. What started in high school as reading Movieguide.org’s ridiculous movie reviews during church (“implied off-screen naturalistic upper female nudity!”) has grown and morphed into a quirk I can’t shake. I read a lot of blogs I disagree with, spend a lot […]

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Tuesday Trivia

Tuesday Trivia: More Mythology. Because It’s Cool.

It’s Tuesday fun time!  For tonight’s foray into Greek mythology, we are stepping it up a little.  I went easy on you last week, so tonight will be a little tougher with questions about the heroes and victims of the gods’ attention.