• Deborah commented on the blog post “This is 40″ bloated with tired stereotypes   2 years ago · View

    Maybe it’s because I actually am 40, but I’m not feeling overly offended by this trailer. Of course there are stereotypes in anything financed and promoted by Hollywood – the best way to sell anything is to make it “comfortable” for the buyer and that usually means not challenging pre-conceived notions. So while they’re there, [...]

  • Deborah commented on the blog post tights   2 years ago · View

    HAHAHAHA – YES!!! This made me laugh out loud, and reminded me of my friend’s blog post to help men feel less left out of of the war on genital scents. Enjoy. http://amydoesfitness.blogspot.com/2011/10/ball-wipes-and-bicycles.html

  • WOW. Thanks for sharing. I guess my husband doesn’t need to formally ask “prior to each insertion” because we have a pretty solid course of dealing and he knows when the answer is no without having to check. But I hardly see a slippery slope argument here. It’s hard to give consent (by word or [...]

  • Deborah commented on the blog post Sorry girls, justice is for men only   2 years ago · View

    It reminds me of the Medusa mythology… in later versions (we’re talking Ovid) she was actually a beautiful priestess of Athena. When she was raped by Poseidon, Athena was so angry she turned her into the monster. Guess that’s one lady you wouldn’t want on your jury! But your point is well-taken, and as an [...]

  • Deborah commented on the blog post Exploding Echo Chambers: Why there’s Still Hope for Feminism   2 years ago · View

    I enjoyed your story immensely because I think it mirrors a lot of the self-exploration and questioning that is so critical to personal growth, to effecting real social change, and to redefining political philosophies (whether you’re talking about declaring a non-monarchical government in the 1700s or modern women’s issues). You speak eloquently about the passions [...]

  • Deborah commented on the blog post The perfect body   2 years ago · View

    You know, you are totally correct… and I confess I didn’t think of it because I’m in the “mainstream” category! That’s one of the reasons I love sites like this – it is a great eye-opener to experiences and perceptions that you would, in normal channels, have very little opportunity to be exposed to and [...]

  • Deborah wrote a new blog post: The perfect body   2 years, 1 month ago · View

    ThumbnailA SYTYCB entry Ladies, I’ve done it!!  I am proud to announce that I have finally achieved that elusive, highly sought after state-of-being:  The Perfect Body.  And I’m going to let you in on my little secret. I didn’t do it with any diet – just the thought alone of subsisting on grapefruit and vinegar for [...]

  • Deborah became a registered member   2 years, 1 month ago · View

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