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BET offers B. Scott a “We didn’t mean to do it” “apology.”

Apparently Wendy Davis used to be a brunette. Scandal!

A dude at Salon says we shouldn’t compare Wendy Davis to complex fictional heroes. Apparently using pop culture to establish a real person’s hero status is, like, super problematic when feminists do it with a lady, I guess because we lack the complex reasoning skills to understand that Davis isn’t actually the Khaleesi.

Kate Harding on being a feminist blogger and choosing not to blog anymore.

Levar Burton on how he tries to avoid police harassment when driving while Black. “And I do that because I live in America.”

The New York Times‘ consistently lousy Room For Debate is focused this week on telling abortion stories. And of course it features a couple anti-choice dudes who are clearly just their for “balance.”

Planned Parenthood Action Fund and Connie Britton(!) are selling orange “What Would Tami Taylor Do” shirts at cost.

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2 Comments

  1. Posted July 3, 2013 at 6:46 am | Permalink
  2. Posted July 4, 2013 at 2:19 am | Permalink

    Wow, Wendy Davis may or may not have been a “brunette” in the past. *shock!*

    No really, so what? What does hair color have to do with anything? Since it has nothing to do with who we are… It’s just a physical appearance and nothing more.
    Yeah, people are very strange. So what if Wendy Davis is a natural blonde or not.
    *sigh* humans….

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