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Elliot Rodger: A Creep Who Couldn’t Take Rejection?

Elliot Rodger: A Creep Who Couldn’t Take Rejection?

By Toni Matthews-El May 25, 2014

Elliot Rodger was walking validation for any and every woman who ever felt the hairs on the back of her neck stand up when approached by certain men. Clearly by his actions, every woman who rejected the man who is …

Nerf Rebelle: Brilliant or Sexist? Nerf Rebelle: Brilliant or Sexist?
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One of the hot toys for the 2013 Christmas season is the Nerf Rebelle series of weapon-like toys. They’ve been made available by Hasbro with little girls exclusively in mind. How do we know they’re for little girls? Well, there’s …

High School Coach Fired for Innocuous Facebook Photo High School Coach Fired for Innocuous Facebook Photo
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An Idaho school district is under fire after they terminated a high school basketball coach and part-time teacher for a seemingly innocuous vacation photo that she posted on Facebook. Pocatello, Idaho School District 25 fired Laraine Cook, a varsity girls …

Disney: Due To Emotions, Women Are Harder To Animate Disney: Due To Emotions, Women Are Harder To Animate

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Hans Christian Anderson’s “The Snow Queen” will make its premier on November 27th on the silver screens all across theaters in American in the form of a Disney 3d animated adaptation titled, Frozen. Lately, Frozen has fired up a lot …

Buxom Beer Wench Graces Ladies' Room at Twitter HQ Buxom Beer Wench Graces Ladies' Room at Twitter HQ
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When your company is under fire for its lack of women in leadership roles, and your CEO makes a pretty ill-advised response to said criticism, the last thing you want to be doing is promoting anything – anything that could …

Media Falsely Reports Gorilla for Being Sexist Media Falsely Reports Gorilla for Being Sexist

Meet Patrick, a 23-year-old single male Texan residing in Dallas, who is also a 430-pound Western lowland gorilla that was recently mistaken for hating women (gorilla women in particular). You see, a lot of media reports (MailOnline, E!, Fox News, …

Swiffer Ad Pulled Over ‘Rosie the Riveter’ Imagery Swiffer Ad Pulled Over ‘Rosie the Riveter’ Imagery
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During World War II, ‘Rosie the Riveter’ became an American propaganda icon for encouraging women to take on jobs normally associated with men. With many men serving overseas, U.S. women took factory jobs producing munitions and other war supplies. Now, …

New Florida Logo Called Sexist by Tampa Locals New Florida Logo Called Sexist by Tampa Locals

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Last week, Florida Governor Rick Scott and the economic development organization Enterprise Florida (EFI) revealed the sunshine state’s first-ever business brand. The slogan for the brand highlights the good weather in the state, associating it with a good “climate” for …

Lingerie League Rebranding Sheds the Sexy Underwear Lingerie League Rebranding Sheds the Sexy Underwear

The Lingerie Football League (LFL), has been entertaining fans in sports venues across the U.S. with scantily clad women playing American football since 2009. Today, the LFL announced a major rebranding that will do away with most of the sexy …

Condoleezza Rice Admitted to Prestigious Golf Club

The Augusta National Golf Club this week announced that it has admitted two women into its previously male-only club. Condoleezza Rice and Darla Moore will become the first two women admitted into the Augusta National Golf Club this October. Augusta …

Sexism And Tech Ads Go Apparently Go Together
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Sex sells. If you’ve been around any commercials that are shown during sporting events, this is readily apparent. Whether it’s Budweiser girls in swim wear or Miller Lite girls wrestling it out to see what catchphrase best applies to the …

Maybe Facebook Wasn’t A Sexist Boy’s Club After All Maybe Facebook Wasn’t A Sexist Boy’s Club After All
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We all know that Facebook is a company that was started by a few guys at Harvard – so any allegations of the early days of the company being a bit sexist and fratty seem to stick without much skepticism. …

Madhouse Jeans, Publicity Stunt or Unexpected Gag? Madhouse Jeans, Publicity Stunt or Unexpected Gag?
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“Machine wash warm inside out with like colors. Use non-chlorine bleach. Tumble dry medium. Medium not iron. Do not iron, Or, GIVE IT TO YOUR WOMAN– it’s her job;” these are actual care instructions for a line of beige chinos …

Call of Duty Female Gamer Records Her Experiences With Sexism Call of Duty Female Gamer Records Her Experiences With Sexism
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Everyone knows that when conversing with people online, the veil of anonymity can make people say all sorts of things they wouldn’t utter in real life. Blogs, news sites, and other online mediums have been dealing with this problem for …

Is Google Sexist?
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In the movie version of the TV cartoon South Park, the boys ask Chef how to make women happy. Without thinking about to whom he’s talking, Chef tells them the secret, and the boys go off in search of it. If they’d searched on Google with strict safe filtering, though, they’d never have found it, an anticlimactic event to which many women might sniff and respond, “typical!”

Advertisers Zero In On Digital Divas

One thing we know, the feminist movement still hasn’t quite reached the advertising industry. At least they’re fair about it; men (fathers especially) could rightly complain about what bumbling, inept fools commercials make us out to be.

And that we’re depicted as breast-obsessed, beer-guzzling, football maniacs.

Yeah, and?

Google Ditches Sexist “Did You Mean”

Once upon a time, if you typed “she invents,” Google tried to tell you it was “he invents.”  This applied to a lot of other queries, as well, and a number of people grew unhappy with these apparent examples of sexism.  Now Google’s programmers seem to have gone in and tweaked the engine, and “she” is allowed to invent things.

Google Ditches Sexist
Google Ditches Sexist “Did You Mean”
Google Ditches Sexist