Posts tagged "sexism"

Sexism Still Pays Off For Men

Growing up, my mom and dad shared the responsibility of bringing home the bacon…well, the proverbial bacon — we’re Jewish. Anyway, my mom was a realtor and good at her…

Simcha | September 24, 2008 - 12:30 pm

Free Sarah Palin! CNN’s Campbell Brown Grows A Pair On Behalf Of The Media

CNN’s Campbell Brown totally tore the McCain camp a new you-know-what for banning reporters from questioning Sarah Palin while she was in New York yesterday meeting with world…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 24, 2008 - 11:30 am

Sarah Haskins Targets The Rampant Sexualization of CLEANING

I don’t know about the rest of you, but scrubbing my toilet bowl makes ME aroused. [Current]…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 23, 2008 - 11:30 am

The Sexism Card: Is Sarah Palin Really A Victim Or Is She Bluffing?

We all know sexism is alive and well in America. Hollywood’s seemingly endless celebration of the chubby, schlubby, slacker dude is sexist as hell, given that chubby, schlubby, slacker girls…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 10, 2008 - 11:30 am

How Do We Still Love You, Don Draper?

The same week John Edwards admitted to cheating on his wife with Rielle Hunter, Mad Men’s Don Draper lost his (short) battle NOT to cheat on his wife. The comparisons…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 11, 2008 - 4:45 pm

Quickies!: Willie Nelson For President, Gastrosexuals, & The Benefits Of Marriage

There’s a write-in movement underway, complete with campaign song, to elect country music icon Willie Nelson as the next President of the United States. [The Boot]
Are PETA’s ads sexy…

Annika Harris | July 25, 2008 - 9:00 pm

Sign Of The Times: Women At Work

“Men at Work” signs are even more outdated then Men At Work’s (the band) hits. Okay, we still get down to their 80’s party tunes, but the biased signs are…

Simcha | July 10, 2008 - 7:30 pm

Hillary Clinton & Sexism In The Media

Now that the Presidential primary race is over and the general election is underway, members of the media are looking back on their coverage of Hillary Clinton and trying to…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | June 23, 2008 - 6:00 pm

Top Five T-Shirts That Will Not Get You Laid, Fellas

I am amazed by the rise of the slogan t-shirt. You know, “Everybody Loves An Italian Girl”, “Barack ‘N’ Roll”, “More Cowbell”, “What Would Jesus Do”…I blame Urban Outfitters. But…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | June 19, 2008 - 2:00 pm

Frisky Quote Of The Day: Faye Dunaway

“I am furious that [producers] think I’m too old to play the love interest of guys like Jack Nicholson and Clint Eastwood. Why should I play sisters and mothers while…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 27, 2008 - 11:30 am

Poll: Is Grand Theft Auto IV Super Duper Offensive?

Grand Theft Auto IV came out on Tuesday and made bajillions of dollars in sales. However, some people are up in arms because the video game allows you to have…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 1, 2008 - 2:00 pm

Sexist Ad Hangover

You know what makes me want to drink away my sorrows? Rabidly sexist and misogynistic ads for Belvedere Vodka in my subway station. One more, after the jump.

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 1, 2008 - 11:15 am

That Was Then, This Is NOW

With power women dominating the workplace, being a lady lately means balancing in more than high heels. In America, we have the WAC’s and WOW’s, who went to…

Simcha | February 26, 2008 - 3:44 pm

Hillary Heckler Harkens Back To 1955

At a recent campaign stop in New Hampshire a man heckled Senator Hillary Clinton saying, “Iron my shirt! Iron my shirt!” We love it when it’s hard to…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 9, 2008 - 6:00 pm

Katherine Heigl Bites the Misogynistic Hand That Feeds Her

We’ve got an itty-bitty secret hate of Katherine Heigl in our heart, so imagine our dismay when we discovered that she kinda, sorta agrees with one half of our opinion…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 6, 2007 - 4:04 pm
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