You’re Not Socially Awkward, You’re An Asshole

“Feminism is hated because women are hated. Anti-feminism is a direct expression of misogyny; it is the political defense of women hating.” -Andrea Dworkin In a follow up to my previous post about inappropriate business-carding, I wanted to discuss something I see a lot of; the “excuse” that sexually harassing behavior can be excused merely … [Read more…]

Wrong On Every Level

“Sexual harassment on the job is not a problem for virtuous women.” -Phyllis Schlafly If you’re not aware, there’s been a lot of drama in the skeptic community around women, feminism, and sexual harassment of late. I’m not going to rehash all of the issues at hand but simply discuss this one incident. Elyse Anders … [Read more…]

Keeping Busy

“Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself.” -John Dewey When I got my Master’s I swore I was done with school. I couldn’t stomach the idea of more tests and papers and those shitty wooden classroom chairs. It turns out, however, that I miss the actual learning part of school. Fortunately, the … [Read more…]