Feminist? But but but!

A wonderful post on feminism that puts things into perspective.

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Confused Individual: Come on. Feminist? You?

Me: Yep. Feminist. Me

CI: But you’re married. To a man!

Me: True.

CI: But you’re not (whispers) a lesbian?

Me: (whispers) Nope.

CI: But you don’t hate men?

Me: Nope.

CI: But you shave your legs.

Me: Yep.

CI: But you clean your home. Confess! I’ve seen you with a Swiffer.

Me: Yep. I have a thing against dust.

CI: But you respect your friends who have chosen to be stay at home moms.

Me: Yep. They’re awesome, loving, and wonderful women who work hard.

CI: But you don’t keep a copy of The Feminine Mystique by your bed to read and highlight every night.

Me: Nope. Actually, I’m partial to detective stories. There are other books on feminism, by the way. Mary Wollstonecraft, John Stuart Mill, Carol Gilligan…

CI: Huh?

Me: Never mind.

CI: But I know you sometimes watch FOX.

Me:…

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  1 comment for “Feminist? But but but!

  1. November 2, 2014 at 6:13 am

    I see this is your most recent post. Hope all is well with you and yours.

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