Yes, I got a “Wife Bonus”. No, my husband is not my employer.

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Barry Schwartz wrote a book called “The Paradox of Choice: Why More is Less”, in which he theorizes that having too many choices causes most people undue anxiety, because they end up always second guessing their choices, wondering if they made the right one. I really enjoyed the … [Read more...]

How much does the media hate people who don’t want to see feminist films? Mad Max and feminist fury.

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The hashtag #MediaGate is gleefully tracking the sheer number of media outlets who got sucked into the “men’s rights activists are boycotting Mad Max” hoax, which originated in a post at Return of Kings by economist Aaron Clarey. If you click on the “about” tag of Return of … [Read more...]

Just because a woman can ruin your career with a single accusation doesn’t mean you should take precautions: Amanda Marcotte is super stupid.

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Sometimes I wonder if feminists are in a competition with one another to see who can come up with the dumbest articles. I have to grudgingly hand Amanda Marcotte the Stupid Trophy this week for her article about how women can ruin a man’s career with a single accusation but men … [Read more...]