Tag Archives: boo entitlement!

Dear White Ladies, let’s talk.

Dear White Ladies, I write to you as one of your own as I, too, am a white lady. I know the sting of sexism and misogyny but I also am (at least somewhat) aware of my own privilege. It … Continue reading

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One Week Out

Disclaimer: I am trying to be aware of my privilege as I process the recent US election. As a white, well-off, educated, able-bodied, cisgendered, straight  woman I have a lot of damn privilege. So I put this out there just … Continue reading

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On Moms

So Mother’s Day has come and gone, for this year. I was with my mom all this past weekend and the one before so I was a wee bit busy with my real-deal mother and didn’t have time to post … Continue reading

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F*ck that… or, let’s talk about layers

This heartbreakingly real piece from the Guardian about the reported words from the terrorist in yesterday’s massacre in Charleston triggered a visceral reaction in me. Whereas before I was shocked and saddened now I am livid too. So let’s talk about layers… … Continue reading

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Mental health or entitlement or both?

Watching CNN this morning (honestly I don’t know why I start my day watching it, it usually just makes me angry and/or anxious) and the Germanwings plane crash that happened recently. Specifically they were talking about how to prevent such … Continue reading

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Finally!

Finally I found an article on mainstream media that explained what I’ve been trying to say for so long. This article from a few days ago on NYT talks about how the mentality that leads to domestic violence when taken … Continue reading

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Serially misinformed: A perspective on the Serial podcast from someone in the DV field

About a week ago, I was driving with some friends who brought up the podcast Serial. They were talking about the Best Buy tweet that referenced the podcast’s infamous payphone (or lack thereof). I listened to them discuss this podcast … Continue reading

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