If you’re not a “career girl”…

You still have shit to worry about. Like those office whores who make better coffee than you.

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  • chem_fem

    Love the way the ‘career man’ used his affection to reward and punish her – “he didn’t even kiss me on his way out”.

  • Carlie

    I like how his first comparison was about the girls at the office. Like it wasn’t enough of a stereotype for the stay-home wife to worry about him banging his secretary, he’s saying she cooks better too! Just the fact that this was a successful marketing campaign is really, really sad.

  • http://www.krazykatknits.blogspot.com Kat

    I wanted so badly for her to dump that hot coffee in his lap and tell him he’s on his own for his next caffeine fix.

  • http://www.myspace.com/bourbonhipster The Bourbs

    Reminds me of a Roughing it in the Suburbs: Reading Chatelaine Magazine in the Fifties and Sixties. It had ads pushing vacuum cleaners as Mothers Day gifts.

  • freewmn

    What an asshole, “your worthless because you can’t make me a ‘decent’ cup of coffee,” -get up off your ass and do it yourself!!

  • debbye76

    That just creeped me out. Just his sense of entitlement even for a cup of coffee! Gross.

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Male viewer writes letter to the editor explaining why women can’t play soccer

This weekend, England’s women’s soccer team played Germany in an historic match at Wembly national stadium. As the Independent reports, “It was the first standalone game for women at the home of football, drew a record crowd of 46,000, was shown live in TV coverage on the BBC, and introduced a generation of young girls to the idea of the women’s team being treated the same as the men for the first time.” 

After the game, one male viewer, David Hickey, wrote a letter to the editor asking why it was aired when women’s soccer clearly doesn’t compare to the men’s game. “Women can’t play football,” he wrote. “They don’t even know the basic rules.” Here’s his full message:

 

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This weekend, England’s women’s soccer team played Germany in an historic match at Wembly national stadium. As the Independent reports, “It was the first standalone game for women at the home of football, drew a ...

Quick Hit: We Regret To Announce That Your Request Of “Gotta Hear Both Sides” Has Been Denied

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Thank you for your recent inquiry about hearing both sides. According to our records, this marks the fourth submission in as many days as to whether or not we have heard both sides. We regret to inform you that we have not.

On March the 2nd, you interrupted a conversation by asking “In fairness, have you heard both sides?”

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Sorry, not sorry

Thank you for your recent inquiry about hearing both sides. According to our records, this marks the fourth submission in as many days as to whether or not we have heard both ...