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Phaedre @phaedre ?

active 1 year, 8 months ago
  • Phaedre commented on the blog post Daily Feminist Cheat Sheet   1 year, 8 months ago · View

    I don’t understand why the “zomg-you-all-suck” paragraph was included when only one person made any critique of Ms. Bowen.

  • Phaedre commented on the blog post Why is everybody mad at Gwyneth Paltrow?   2 years, 3 months ago · View

    *like

  • Phaedre commented on the blog post Why is everybody mad at Gwyneth Paltrow?   2 years, 3 months ago · View

    She posted that tweet to be “edgy” and “cool” and she wrote it in such a way to be controversial – it’s a double entendre, and she knows it. She’s not stupid and I think it’s pretty slimey to do the wide eyed innocent thing after the fact.

  • Phaedre commented on the blog post So you think you can perform gender?   3 years, 1 month ago · View

    I’m not seeing it either… it is because it’s two women and supposedly not heteronormative or because they are doing “strong” moves? I dunno. Anyway, they’re clearly talented.

  • Phaedre commented on the blog post Being a witness to violence   3 years, 3 months ago · View

    You see *nothing* wrong with talking about her fat “jiggling” when she was punched? That isn’t just description – it’s humiliation. The focus should be on the violence, not whether her fat jiggled when she was hit. I think the author should be ashamed.

  • Phaedre commented on the blog post The Wednesday Weigh-In: Our bodies, our minds   3 years, 4 months ago · View

    I was born with female genitalia and I identify as female. I’m 33. I’ve had two partners, one of which was for a very short period of time and the other was for 4 years. I haven’t had a date or sex in over 5 years. I share this, because, for me, right or wrong, [...]

  • Phaedre commented on the blog post Why do strange men think they’re allowed to touch me?   3 years, 11 months ago · View

    As a fat plain over 30 woman, I am invisible, undesirable, ignored. Funny how, if this incident happened to me, I would have been absolutely floored. For once, maybe, I would feel beautiful.

  • Phaedre commented on the blog post Life Lessons from the Kardashians   4 years, 1 month ago · View

    I am wondering at your use of the word “psychosis” – has he been diagnosed? or is it being attributed to him? Lots of people are assholes without being psychotic.

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