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  • 3 Things American Girls Can Learn From Japanese Women

    02/18/2018 2:58:54 AM PST · by vannrox · 389 replies
    Return of Kings ^ | 15FEB18 | Makoto Fujiwara
    We’ve heard it all before: tales of the Far East enraptured in mystique and intrigue. Men of yesteryear such as Marco Polo and Lafcadio Hearn taking the roads less traveled and venturing into territories once seen incomprehensible to the Western palate.Despite much of their content being praised for its integrity and nostalgia, unfortunately, much of the material and reporting you see on Japan nowadays borders on mainstream clickbait and blue pill perspectives. Catered to English audiences, the American male is rationed a hearty staple of “OMG Japan is <insert snarky comment here>” from the conformist bastion of Western news platforms.The...
  • 10 Reasons Why Heterosexual Men Should Leave America

    02/18/2018 1:35:13 AM PST · by vannrox · 39 replies
    RooshV ^ | December 16, 2013 | RooshV
    The following list describes the benefits you will receive if you take a long journey to Eastern Europe, South America, or Southeast Asia.1. You will sleep with thinner women who don’t have attitude American women can be quite beautiful if they maintain their appearance, but there still exists problems with their attitude that comes from two things: (1) A female-worship culture that makes them entitled and arrogant, and (2) A tidal wave of thirsty men giving an avalanche of affections directly to their iPhones. Foreign women simply have better personalities: they are sweeter, kinder, more deferential, more interesting, and...
  • Nudes, Pop and Naked Truth

    02/16/2018 4:25:31 AM PST · by Kaslin · 22 replies ^ | February 16, 2018 | Suzanne Fields
    Playboy magazine, now a relic in the legacy of its founder, Hugh Hefner, was not so long ago the sex educator of the young men of America. So pervasive was its influence that a running joke at the time was "a generation of men, having learned about the female body from Playboy's famous centerfolds, were astonished on their wedding nights to discover that their wives don't come with staples in their navels." Pop nudity was a rationed commodity when Hefner's magazine made marketing sex almost legitimate, and made him a rich hedonist in silk pajamas and a dark-green velvet jacket...
  • Five Lessons From The GOP Special Election Loss In Florida

    02/15/2018 11:51:14 AM PST · by Liberty7732 · 22 replies
    Rod Thomson Republicans lost a seat big in the Florida Legislature Tuesday that carries ridiculously outsized implications — because everything since November 2016 is DefCon 1 Armageddon for Democrats. In this era of The Woman and #MeToo, the race pitted a female Democrat against a male Republican in a fairly even district. Republican James Buchanan, son of Congressman Vern Buchanan lost to liberal Democrat lawyer Margaret Good. The House District covers northern Sarasota County, including the Democrat-dominated City of Sarasota, and has flipped between Republican and Democrat over the years. Most recently it was held by a Republican who chose...
  • REPORT: Chiefs Star Kareem Hunt Accused of Shoving Woman in Cleveland

    02/13/2018 3:36:08 AM PST · by C19fan · 24 replies
    12UP ^ | February 12, 2018 | Mark Powell
    Kareem Hunt seemingly has a bright NFL future ahead of him, assuming he doesn't get in his own way. That's easier said than done, and while we currently don't know the specifics, Hunt has been accused of a violent act that could get him in some trouble with the commissioner's office.
  • Marine Corps Eases Requirement that Has Inhibited Female Infantry Officers

    02/12/2018 1:41:00 PM PST · by MarvinStinson · 90 replies
    freebeacon ^ | February 12, 2018 | Natalie Johnson
    The U.S. Marine Corps will no longer require prospective officers to pass a punishing combat endurance test to graduate from the services Infantry Officer Course. Marine Corps Commandant Gen. Robert Neller quietly made the shift to standards in November, altering the test from a pass/fail requirement to just one of many exercises measured as part of overall IOC evaluation, the Marine Corps Times first reported on Thursday. The course is considered among the militarys toughest training programs, with about a quarter of all students failing to complete it, according to the Washington Post. Most of the 30-plus women who have...
  • 49ers LB Reuben Foster, who once took a knee to protest police brutality, arrested for domestic [tr]

    02/12/2018 4:41:10 AM PST · by C19fan · 13 replies
    Twitchy ^ | February 11, 2018 | Greg P.
    San Francisco 49ers linebacker Reuben Foster was arrested in Los Gato, CA today on suspected dometic violence and weapons charges:
  • Women Proposing to Their Boyfriends Are the Latest #MeToo Culture Shift

    02/10/2018 3:52:32 PM PST · by nickcarraway · 102 replies
    New York Post ^ | February 10, 2018 | Sara Dorn
    From #Metoo to #IDo. Many modern brides living in the age of female empowerment arent waiting for prince charming to pop the question theyre taking their happily-ever-afters into their own hands. I knew if I proposed he would have a ring and I wouldnt be like a kept woman, said Rebecca Reed, who proposed to her boyfriend in July on their one-year anniversary date. I was like: Im taking it by the balls and doing it. Danielle Sinay, emboldened by the womens movement, asked her boyfriend of three years to marry her in October.
  • Women Uber Drivers Earn Less Than Men, But Discrimination Isnt to Blame

    02/10/2018 2:39:04 PM PST · by nickcarraway · 26 replies
    Observer ^ | 02/08/18 | Sissi Cao
    Men and women Uber drivers prefer different locations and hours. REMY GABALDA/AFP/Getty Images Economists at Stanford University and the University of Chicago conducted an unprecedented study recently on the pay equality between men and women in the gig economy, where workers get to pick their own hours and get paid by project, instead of a fixed salary. The study sampled workers from one of the largest gig platforms of todayUber. After tracking 1.8 million drivers (for Uber X and Uber Pool) nationally from January 2015 to March 2017, researchers found that male drivers, on average, make seven percent more than...
  • Ellen Pompeo: Women Need to Point the Finger at Themselves

    02/09/2018 1:43:02 PM PST · by nickcarraway · 13 replies
    New York Post ^ | February 9, 2018 | Francesca Bacardi
    Ellen Pompeo became the highest-paid actress on a TV drama in January, signing a two-year extension with Greys Anatomy for a whopping $575,000 per episode. Pompeo revealed her $20 million payday to The Hollywood Reporter earlier this month, but now tells Jimmy Kimmel she came forward about her big salary to teach other women a lesson. As women, you know, its not only about whats done to us or whats not given to us. Its what dont we ask for, the 48-year-old told Kimmel. I think that as much as we can point the finger at other people and...
  • California Moves To Force Public Universities To Administer Abortion Pills

    02/09/2018 4:31:12 PM PST · by afraidfortherepublic · 14 replies
    The Federalist ^ | 2-9-18 | Kristin Hawkins
    The state legislature is moving on an aggressive attempt to reconfigure student health centers from places of healing to abortion franchises. A move is underway to transform California public universities from institutions dedicated to educating and empowering the nations next generation of leaders into abortion vendors. The California state assembly is now considering SB 320, a measure that would mandate that all California state-funded universities administer RU-486, a drug designed to induce abortion, on their campuses. The idea is to have schools partner with mega-abortion providers so that students at risk from a lonely and potentially dangerous abortion can access...
  • The Marxist Feminist. Mao and NYC 1970s

    02/07/2018 11:03:14 PM PST · by Djl3668 · 7 replies
    Frontpage ^ | 2017 | Mark Tapson
    Mallory Millett: How bizarre it is to have to argue the obvious; to have to prove over and over again what is self-evident so let me be as offensive as I possibly can: Men are men and women are women. They are essentially different and designed for a natural division of labor. Period. I get a kick out of the feminists love affair with the word empowerment. They have clever formulas for ensnaring hapless souls into their deceits. One of their slicker moves is to create a vocabulary designed to get around long-held beliefs, mores, taboos or fears. Pro-choice is...
  • Ultra-Orthodox singer tapes eyes shut to avoid seeing women dancing

    02/07/2018 11:19:01 AM PST · by nickcarraway · 28 replies
    At Jerusalem concert for female-only crowd, American-born Yonatan Razel takes drastic actionAn ultra-Orthodox singer covered his eyes with masking tape in the middle of a concert for women only in order not to see audience members who were dancing in front of the stage. Yonatan Razel was playing his keyboard and singing at Jerusalems International Conference Center on Sunday night when he put the tape over his eyes during one song. Video of the incident was played on Hadashot television news. Razel is an American-born musician, and one of most popular ultra-Orthodox performers in Israel. He recently released his third...
  • 'Divorce parties' are a trend in Saudi Arabia as women celebrate changing times

    02/06/2018 11:25:55 AM PST · by nickcarraway · 4 replies
    DECCAN CHRONICLE ^ | Jan 30, 2018
    The stigma following women in Saudi Arabia whose marriages have ended has been, for the most part, eradicated. Many believed it has stemmed from the injustice endured for the duration of the marriage (Photo: AFP) Many believed it has stemmed from the injustice endured for the duration of the marriage (Photo: AFP) Jeddah: Cultures across the globe have a tradition of celebrating a marriage as it marks a new beginning for people. But while the beginning of marital life is special for most, there are those who celebrate the end of it. Saudi Arabia has seen a lot of changes...
  • Woman Holds Her 6-Month-Old Baby as She Testifies Against Bill Banning Late-Term Abortions

    01/31/2018 9:18:26 AM PST · by Morgana · 11 replies
    LIFE NEWS ^ | Jan 31, 2018 | Micaiah Bilger
    Missouri lawmakers listened Tuesday as a woman held her infant son and told them not to ban late-term abortions. She was one of several abortion activists and pro-life advocates who testified about a bill to ban abortions after 20 weeks during a Missouri House hearing, the Columbia Missourian reports. The legislation, state House Bill 1266, sponsored by state Rep. Donna Lichtenegger, R-Jackson, would prohibit abortions after 20 weeks when unborn babies are capable of feeling intense pain. If a nervous system is fully functional, it feels pain, so thats why we are wanting to not have an abortion after 20...
  • Women unite for World Hijab Day[Feb 1]

    02/02/2018 7:53:02 AM PST · by C19fan · 14 replies
    Al Jazeera ^ | February 1, 2018 | Saba Aziz
    Growing up in the Bronx in New York City with a hijab covering her head, Nazma Khan says she is all too familiar with religious discrimination from a young age. The Bangladesh native migrated to the United States at the age of 11 and was constantly bullied throughout middle and high school.
  • Trump Job Approval: 01/30--02/01

    02/01/2018 6:24:42 PM PST · by Az Joe · 22 replies
    Survey Monkey ^ | 02/01/2018 | Political Polls
    Approve 45% Disapprove 53%
  • Trump Didn't Mention Women Once During His State of the Union Address, Amid #MeToo Movement (Waah!)

    01/31/2018 10:01:51 AM PST · by simpson96 · 88 replies
    Newsweek ^ | 1/31/2018 | Nicole Goodkind
    President Donald Trump said many words during his hour and 20 minute long State of the Union address Tuesday evening, but he did not mention women once. Trumps first year in office was a landmark year for women, as the #MeToo and Times Up movements shaped political and popular culture. Multiple elected and appointed officials were forced to resign after admitting to sexual harassment and assault, and more women than ever will run for office in 2018. The president, meanwhile, made several attempts to limit access to reproductive care, refused to call himself a feminist and was accused of cheating...
  • Formula 1 ends tradition of grid girls, saying practice is no longer 'appropriate'

    01/31/2018 7:17:32 AM PST · by C19fan · 41 replies
    Yahoo ^ | January 31, 2018 | Nick Bromberg
    Formula 1 will no longer have women on the grid holding signs in front of where cars are parked on the track before races. The longstanding tradition was derided as sexist by many, especially in auto racing, the only major type of sport where women compete directly with men.
  • Shocking photos show bloodied Swedish woman attacked in a nightclub after man put his hands [tr]

    01/31/2018 5:21:00 AM PST · by C19fan · 82 replies
    UK Daily Mail ^ | January 30, 2018 | Sara Malm
    A teenager has told how a man smashed a bottle over her head in a nightclub in Malmo, Sweden, after he sexually assaulted her and she pushed him away. Sophie Johansson, 19, told Swedish media that she had never met the man before, and that she suddenly felt his hands on her bottom and between her legs on the dancefloor. She says she hit him in order to get him to stop, to which he responded by punching her in the face and then hitting her with a glass bottle.