Category Archives: sexism

News That Will Drive You To Drink

Happy Hour News Briefs The panty-sniffers at the Family Research Council have hit a new low: Peter Sprigg writing at their blog,  wants Congress to ask Col. Kristin Goodwin, the woman nominated to head the Air Force Academy, all about … Continue reading

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News That Will Drive You To Drink

Happy Hour News Briefs The Hill tells us: President Trump has picked an anti-abortion advocate to lead federal family planning programs. Teresa Manning, who has worked for the Family Research Council, will serve as the deputy assistant secretary for population … Continue reading

Posted in Choice, Forced Birth, sexism, Theocrats, War on Women | 3 Comments

He Seems Nice, Cont.

Coach Dave finds a way to blame women for being harassed: News Flash, Dave: what a woman wears is her bidness. Your reaction to what a woman wears is your problem, not hers.

Posted in sexism, Shallow graves for shallow people, War on Women | 11 Comments

The Morning Quote

Huckabee defends History’s Greatest Reporter Bill-O: “You know there’s three things you can’t do. You can’t spit into the wind, you can’t climb a ladder leaning toward you or kiss a woman leaning away from you.” “…and I oughta know,” … Continue reading

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News That Will Drive You To Drink

Happy Hour News Briefs If History’s Greatest Reporter isn’t back on the cable next week, you will know that the fruit of old Rupert’s loins (oh, gross) have overruled their father, somehow: With only six days remaining in Bill O’Reilly’s … Continue reading

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News That Will Drive You To Drink

Happy Hour News Briefs Get off the cross, someone else needs the wood: Dear President Trump, Happy Easter. I cannot believe I’m writing to Penthouse Forum. Oh, wait. I thank God every day that you are my president. Tens of … Continue reading

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News That Will Drive You To Drink

Happy Hour News Briefs Janet (née Folger) Porter is much enthused that maybe this time he’ll stay maybe this time, the heartbeat bill (for which she takes credit, though it has never passed anywhere) will pass the House and the … Continue reading

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The GOP War on Women Continues!

Hey guys, remember this? It was my honor to break tie vote in Senate overturning last minute Obama rule & restoring state control over Title X family planning funds. pic.twitter.com/jebspF3F3K — Vice President Pence (@VP) March 30, 2017 Mike Pence … Continue reading

Posted in 4th Reich, Choice, Forced Birth, sexism, War on Women | 5 Comments

Fox and Friends: When Sisterhood Was In Flower

Petunia and Pals: I hope that Fox HR uses this as an example of what not to do, too. Also/too: Abby Huntsman is an heiress to a multi-billion dollar fortune. She could hire Meghan McCain to clean.

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Give It Up For The Comedy Stylings of Fox HR Department!

Eiron continues to impress: As Trump Defends O’Reilly, Fox Uses ‘Access Hollywood’ Tape in Harassment Seminars For the past few months, 21st Century Fox has been using the infamous Donald Trump Access Hollywood tape during company seminars to give Fox staffers an example … Continue reading

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