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struggle4progress Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Jun-10-06 12:47 AM
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51. "Extremist!" cries started when women gave up whalebone corsets ..
.. and wanted to vote.
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  -"I'm not a feminist or anything, but..." Katherine Brengle  Apr-12-06 08:22 PM   #0 
  - I'm not an animal rights activist, BUT....  MercutioATC   Apr-12-06 08:25 PM   #1 
  - I have yet to meet an "extreme" feminist...  Katherine Brengle   Apr-12-06 08:30 PM   #5 
  - LOL! I've never met an "extremist" that agrees with me  jobycom   Apr-12-06 08:32 PM   #9 
  - I think it was the whole hairy armpit, burn the bras thing...  MercutioATC   Apr-12-06 08:37 PM   #14 
  - Nobody burnt bras, as a general rule,  Warpy   Apr-12-06 09:13 PM   #23 
  - Hey, hey, hey....don't shoot the messenger.  MercutioATC   Apr-12-06 09:27 PM   #26 
     - I would greatly prefer shaved male underarms...  Katherine Brengle   Apr-12-06 10:56 PM   #28 
  - OMG -- what stereotypes, and it proves my point  LostinVA   Apr-13-06 06:08 AM   #32 
  - "Extremist!" cries started when women gave up whalebone corsets ..  struggle4progress   Jun-10-06 12:47 AM   #51 
  - I've met a few of each  Pigwidgeon   Apr-12-06 08:50 PM   #19 
     - The 'radical' feminists that I have met IRL were idiots.  Midlodemocrat   Jan-21-07 02:15 PM   #61 
  - I don't think it's that at all -- I think it's what I said in another post  LostinVA   Apr-12-06 08:32 PM   #10 
  - I think you're reading a little too much into it.  MercutioATC   Apr-12-06 08:38 PM   #15 
     - I actually don't think I am  LostinVA   Apr-13-06 06:07 AM   #31 
  - ohh whatever! animals rights and human rights are not the same thing  lionesspriyanka   Apr-16-06 01:08 PM   #37 
  - Dear Lioness  LeftyMom   Apr-17-06 12:26 AM   #41 
  - sorry but both arent of equal importance to me.  lionesspriyanka   Apr-18-06 12:42 PM   #43 
     - And those cows suffer incredible cruelty.  haruka3_2000   Feb-15-07 12:31 AM   #67 
  - They are to me.  Madspirit   Feb-13-07 02:52 PM   #64 
  - One Person's Extremist...  Madspirit   Feb-13-07 02:50 PM   #63 
  - I agree  Der Blaue Engel   Apr-12-06 08:25 PM   #2 
  - Great book  lizerdbits   Apr-12-06 09:00 PM   #20 
  - Thanks  ecassese   Jun-07-06 01:41 PM   #48 
     - Welcome to DU  lukasahero   Jun-07-06 02:05 PM   #49 
  - Same thing they've done to the word liberal and  cornermouse   Apr-12-06 08:26 PM   #3 
  - I'm sick of it, too... because people have made feminist=man-hater, shrill  LostinVA   Apr-12-06 08:28 PM   #4 
  - Right? Weird, last time I checked, I was married to a man!  Katherine Brengle   Apr-12-06 08:30 PM   #7 
  - I know -- THAT'S why it's crazy!  LostinVA   Apr-12-06 08:33 PM   #11 
  - "Feminazi"  lizerdbits   Jan-09-07 08:42 PM   #60 
  - People try to sound objective  jobycom   Apr-12-06 08:30 PM   #6 
  - The term 'feminist' has gone through the same...  Kutjara   Apr-12-06 08:31 PM   #8 
  - Pisses me off too Katherine  redwitch   Apr-12-06 08:33 PM   #12 
  - Well, you ought to expect it of this forum. I will.  faygokid   Apr-12-06 08:36 PM   #13 
  - I haven't seen or heard of an extreme feminist in years, but they used to  napi21   Apr-12-06 08:41 PM   #16 
  - ..The "extreme feminists" mentioned here were mainly imaginary products  bobalu   Apr-12-06 09:08 PM   #22 
  - it's best to assume goodwill until proven otherwise  sui generis   Apr-12-06 08:47 PM   #17 
  - Funny you should say that...  NotGivingUp   Apr-12-06 08:49 PM   #18 
  - my aunt used to say that...  stillcool47   Apr-12-06 09:01 PM   #21 
  - I think it would be a good way  bloom   Apr-12-06 09:15 PM   #24 
  - easy  BattenS   Apr-12-06 09:24 PM   #25 
  - ..I'll take that as a compliment...Thanks!  bobalu   Apr-12-06 10:03 PM   #27 
  - Blame it on OxyRush and his contemporaries  BuffyTheFundieSlayer   Apr-13-06 01:26 AM   #29 
  - I remember when I was in the Navy.  bumblebee1   Apr-13-06 01:33 AM   #30 
  - Duke and Predatory Feminism?!?  Post   Apr-13-06 05:07 PM   #33 
  - It's because they really aren't feminists  Book Lover   Apr-13-06 05:24 PM   #34 
  - Feminist = Prude, Manhaters  Cherry Blossom   Apr-14-06 12:07 AM   #35 
  - F word  SoulGlo   Apr-14-06 09:39 AM   #36 
  - Say it loud and say it proud  ismnotwasm   Apr-16-06 08:09 PM   #38 
  - RW propaganda has made "feminist" and "radical feminist" the...  Odin2005   Apr-16-06 10:05 PM   #39 
  - I've always wanted to get one of those This Is What A Feminist Looks Like  benevolent dictator   Apr-16-06 11:18 PM   #40 
  - I consider myself a male feminist.  Lerkfish   Apr-17-06 11:25 AM   #42 
  - Some people  bloom   May-07-06 09:17 PM   #46 
  - *shrug*  dmesg   Apr-29-06 07:49 PM   #44 
  - that reminds me of a line from Orgazmo"I don't mean to sound gay or nothin  liontamer   May-06-06 09:30 PM   #45 
  - I am a professional feminist  Sisaruus   May-10-06 05:40 PM   #47 
  - I'm not a woman, but ... the hell with that "I'm not a feminist" line  struggle4progress   Jun-10-06 12:41 AM   #50 
  - My SN should say it all.....  Proud_Feminist4Peace   Jun-12-06 07:04 AM   #52 
  - Welcome to DU  lukasahero   Jun-12-06 07:26 AM   #53 
     - TY  Proud_Feminist4Peace   Jun-12-06 07:54 AM   #54 
  - I've never figured it out  Jeffery   Nov-02-06 08:52 AM   #55 
  - Feminism is the radical notion that women are people  omega minimo   Nov-03-06 09:59 PM   #56 
  - I proudly claim the Feminist descriptor  Nobody   Nov-19-06 02:12 PM   #57 
  - I am a feminist  BoneDaddy   Dec-20-06 11:40 AM   #58 
  - Yah, it's only been going on for 40 years now  Morgana LaFey   Dec-26-06 06:40 PM   #59 
  - What has?  Donald Ian Rankin   Jan-22-07 06:00 PM   #62 
  - One Person's Extremist  Madspirit   Feb-13-07 03:03 PM   #65 
  - That was my entire point.  Katherine Brengle   Feb-13-07 05:43 PM   #66 
  - but I want all the rights that feminists have fought for...  cap   Feb-27-07 12:27 PM   #68 
 

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