MJ totally nails Phil Goff on being a misogynist prick – and not even having the balls to own it.
Jan Logie presents four arguments against Peter Dunne’s flexible superannuation proposal.
John Scalzi is, bizarrely, not intimidated by being called a “feminist”. Not even when he’s voluntarily wearing a dress. There must be something wrong with him.
Normally I would never link to this kind of thing, but here’s The 15 Hottest Sideboobs at the VMAs.
A fairly definitive post on the problem of Miley Cyrus twerking (and everything else).
Special K are once again stealing the language and ideas of body acceptance. Why do we let numbers define us? Because Special K is fucking cardboard in a box which only sells because its manufacturers explicitly tell women they can’t love their bodies until they’re thin. (Bonus fail: of course it’s the comparatively-plus-size woman of colour who gets “size strong”).
Funny how the western media generally likes to terrify us with tales of increasing violence and uncertainty in our own backyards – unless of course it’s people of colour being actually, deliberately, violently attacked.