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michael_1166 Donating Member (412 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Jun-20-06 06:55 PM
Response to Reply #49
55. Not feeling threatened at all.
You're just executing rule No 1 of feminism dealing with criticism: Suggest it's a personal issue of the critic when it is not. I don't need other human beings as chattel and property, thank you very much. If you like to think within these categories, that's your preference.
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  -This is why you should LOVE Feminists Nikki Stone 1  Jun-20-06 02:10 PM   #0 
  - Great post!  MamaBear   Jun-20-06 02:15 PM   #1 
  - I Remember this... I First Heard it.......................  AuntiBush   Jun-20-06 07:27 PM   #72 
  - Bravo!  Prag   Jun-20-06 02:18 PM   #2 
  - Because SocSec was geared toward salaries, ERoosevelt suggested...  MookieWilson   Jun-20-06 02:21 PM   #3 
  - It WOULD be Eleanor Roosevelt! GREAT LADY  Nikki Stone 1   Jun-20-06 02:23 PM   #5 
  - She was Fantastic, a True Patriotic Hero in her Day!  AuntiBush   Jun-20-06 07:30 PM   #74 
  - As much as the repukes go on about women staying at home...  cynatnite   Jun-20-06 02:24 PM   #7 
     - Sure are Enough of them Working for Them  AuntiBush   Jun-20-06 07:31 PM   #75 
     - please, their oil-and-war-machine-hyped GNP  StrongbadTehAwesome   Jun-20-06 11:32 PM   #95 
  - Well-said, Nikki, well-said  suffragette   Jun-20-06 02:22 PM   #4 
  - From one feminist to another:  wicket   Jun-20-06 02:24 PM   #6 
  - You're welcome. It bothers me so much that right wing women forget  Nikki Stone 1   Jun-20-06 02:30 PM   #9 
     - Right Wing Men are just as ignorant of where their rights came from  ItsTheMediaStupid   Jun-20-06 02:59 PM   #22 
     - True, and they'd give these rights away in a hearbeat  Nikki Stone 1   Jun-20-06 03:03 PM   #24 
     - Like that bizarre woman in the Kansas Legislature....  Jade Fox   Jun-20-06 03:13 PM   #27 
     - You gotta be kidding!  Nikki Stone 1   Jun-20-06 03:17 PM   #28 
        - I kid you not.  Jade Fox   Jun-20-06 03:30 PM   #33 
           - She doesn't have the brains God gave a stringbean.  Nikki Stone 1   Jun-20-06 03:47 PM   #38 
           - technically, I'm not sure god gave a brain to the stringbean  unpossibles   Jun-21-06 09:51 AM   #112 
           - I know who you're talking about, but I  liberalhistorian   Jun-20-06 08:28 PM   #85 
     - You Got it, Nikki!!!  AuntiBush   Jun-20-06 07:33 PM   #77 
  - Thanks for a great post. And this should be required reading  raccoon   Jun-20-06 02:26 PM   #8 
  - "ZAP!" "POW!" "KA-ZANG!" "CHONK!" "FWAP!" "SLAM!"  omega minimo   Jun-20-06 02:31 PM   #10 
  - We need to do more to help single mothers  iconoclastNYC   Jun-20-06 02:31 PM   #11 
  - and single women after their children are grown  OzarkDem   Jun-20-06 02:35 PM   #15 
     - So many people do not have healthcare  Nikki Stone 1   Jun-20-06 03:06 PM   #25 
  - Some more!  OzarkDem   Jun-20-06 02:31 PM   #12 
  - The credit thing is really important!  Nikki Stone 1   Jun-20-06 02:33 PM   #13 
     - Aha! That's discouraging  OzarkDem   Jun-20-06 02:36 PM   #16 
        - I read once that women are much more likely to go into business with  Nikki Stone 1   Jun-20-06 03:27 PM   #31 
  - Honest question: Was Feminism hijaacked by radicals?  iconoclastNYC   Jun-20-06 02:34 PM   #14 
  - Has to be a media created event  lastliberalintexas   Jun-20-06 02:40 PM   #17 
  - GREAT POINTS!  Nikki Stone 1   Jun-20-06 02:48 PM   #18 
  - to a degree yes, but there was a lot of media spin as well.  Odin2005   Jun-20-06 03:46 PM   #36 
  - Eggshell time gents....  Dr_eldritch   Jun-21-06 01:17 AM   #99 
  - porn does victimize women  donsu   Jun-21-06 11:41 AM   #118 
  - thank you Nikki  bettyellen   Jun-20-06 02:49 PM   #19 
  - Great post!  mogster   Jun-20-06 02:52 PM   #20 
  - Good point. Thanks!  Nikki Stone 1   Jun-20-06 02:56 PM   #21 
  - Thank you  wryter2000   Jun-20-06 03:02 PM   #23 
  - Wow! So alimony and child support should be on this list too  Nikki Stone 1   Jun-20-06 03:10 PM   #26 
     - It's just my memory  wryter2000   Jun-20-06 04:15 PM   #45 
        - My memory, too  OzarkDem   Jun-22-06 07:40 AM   #143 
  - WooHoo..  undergroundpanther   Jun-20-06 03:24 PM   #29 
  - Thanks  Mandate My Ass   Jun-20-06 03:25 PM   #30 
  - The false conflict between Feminists and Homemakers.....  Jade Fox   Jun-20-06 03:29 PM   #32 
  - There's a lot of "stealth" antifeminism done in the name of feminism  Nikki Stone 1   Jun-20-06 03:39 PM   #34 
  - Very true.....  Jade Fox   Jun-20-06 03:47 PM   #37 
     - Kirsten Powers ?  Nikki Stone 1   Jun-20-06 03:49 PM   #39 
        - She's a Faux pundit. She posted recent at huffingtonpost.com  spooky3   Jun-20-06 04:03 PM   #43 
        - I was refering to this thread....  Jade Fox   Jun-20-06 04:37 PM   #46 
           - No surprise the thread is locked. The OP title is flame bait. n/t  BleedingHeartPatriot   Jun-20-06 06:47 PM   #53 
  - I'm a stay-at-home mom, and I'm a feminist.  knitter4democracy   Jun-20-06 03:58 PM   #41 
  - So was my mom. :)  Nikki Stone 1   Jun-20-06 08:18 PM   #83 
  - Me too. And the (younger) "working" moms I know....  Zookeeper   Jun-22-06 01:06 AM   #137 
  - My wife is a feminist, stay at home mom.  motocicleta   Jun-21-06 09:35 AM   #109 
  - FABULOUS post!  im10ashus   Jun-20-06 03:41 PM   #35 
  - the list is alot shorter for men  hfojvt   Jun-20-06 03:53 PM   #40 
  - So you see women as serfs?  smirkymonkey   Jun-20-06 07:30 PM   #73 
     - I see 80% of the US population as serfs  hfojvt   Jun-20-06 07:52 PM   #81 
  - From a man: Excellent post (nt)  ih8thegop   Jun-20-06 04:02 PM   #42 
  - Thank you!  Nikki Stone 1   Jun-20-06 08:20 PM   #84 
  - K and R  senseandsensibility   Jun-20-06 04:06 PM   #44 
  - Not bravo at all.  michael_1166   Jun-20-06 05:21 PM   #47 
  - did you miss a few decades in there michael?  marions ghost   Jun-20-06 05:59 PM   #48 
  - We're not talking about a few decades ago  michael_1166   Jun-20-06 06:43 PM   #50 
     - Just your calling feminism a "sacred cow" is telling enough.  BleedingHeartPatriot   Jun-20-06 06:44 PM   #51 
     - you do realize that women ARE second class citizens, right?  WindRavenX   Jun-20-06 06:59 PM   #57 
     - Now, now, michael is holding on to his precious views. He's a bit delicate  BleedingHeartPatriot   Jun-20-06 07:12 PM   #60 
     - have you actually worked a job  hfojvt   Jun-21-06 01:43 AM   #100 
        - I have  lukasahero   Jun-21-06 08:23 AM   #105 
        - why is that an inaccurate comparison?  hfojvt   Jun-21-06 11:20 AM   #116 
           - Quit with the personal slams based on ridiculous assumptions, ok?  lukasahero   Jun-21-06 11:47 AM   #119 
              - Personal slams? Ridiculous assumptions?  hfojvt   Jun-21-06 02:02 PM   #124 
                 - Yup  lukasahero   Jun-21-06 02:19 PM   #125 
                    - my logic is only faulty  hfojvt   Jun-21-06 04:42 PM   #130 
        - you can't compare wages for a temp job  Scout   Jun-21-06 11:37 AM   #117 
     - No feminist worth her salt says "men are trying to suppress women"  alcibiades_mystery   Jun-20-06 07:32 PM   #76 
     - Well said  lumberjack_jeff   Jun-21-06 10:05 AM   #113 
     - A personal attack again...  michael_1166   Jun-21-06 05:09 PM   #131 
        - If you think a poster is making a personal attack....  Scout   Jun-21-06 07:03 PM   #133 
     - from my experience  marions ghost   Jun-20-06 07:52 PM   #82 
  - LOL, yep, now which gender has the most money and power through the  BleedingHeartPatriot   Jun-20-06 06:43 PM   #49 
  - Not feeling threatened at all.  michael_1166   Jun-20-06 06:55 PM   #55 
  - LOL, nice response. Because women "choose" to think of themselves as  BleedingHeartPatriot   Jun-20-06 07:09 PM   #58 
  - I agree.  michael_1166   Jun-20-06 07:24 PM   #70 
  - Yawn  ismnotwasm   Jun-20-06 11:23 PM   #94 
  - Don't buy the stereotypes  lumberjack_jeff   Jun-21-06 10:20 AM   #114 
  - thanks for the laugh michael_1166, I needed that! n/t  Scout   Jun-20-06 06:46 PM   #52 
  - K & R, just to illuminate michael's "progressive" views...LOL.  BleedingHeartPatriot   Jun-20-06 06:48 PM   #54 
  - I knew I wouldn't get much fans with that post ;)  michael_1166   Jun-20-06 07:11 PM   #59 
     - Well, as long as women are beaten by boyfriends/husbands, genitally  BleedingHeartPatriot   Jun-20-06 07:13 PM   #61 
     - stop being an angry femi-nazi  WindRavenX   Jun-20-06 07:20 PM   #66 
     - there sure is a fight  WindRavenX   Jun-20-06 07:14 PM   #62 
     - It would be the same principle if there was no need for feminism  motocicleta   Jun-21-06 09:12 AM   #107 
  - Well, my pleasure.  michael_1166   Jun-20-06 06:57 PM   #56 
  - What do you do for a living Michael?  Bornaginhooligan   Jun-20-06 07:15 PM   #63 
  - You lose your bet  michael_1166   Jun-20-06 07:40 PM   #79 
     - Ahh.  Bornaginhooligan   Jun-20-06 07:44 PM   #80 
  - Welcome to DU!  OzarkDem   Jun-22-06 06:38 AM   #140 
  - Thanks Nikki.  Cleita   Jun-20-06 07:15 PM   #64 
  - I appreciate feminism as a man  Jed Dilligan   Jun-20-06 07:20 PM   #65 
  - WORD  WindRavenX   Jun-20-06 07:20 PM   #67 
     - And I love women who  Jed Dilligan   Jun-20-06 08:55 PM   #90 
        - by "communicate" you mean "kick-ass" right?  WindRavenX   Jun-20-06 09:10 PM   #92 
  - Thanks, Nikki.  AuntiBush   Jun-20-06 07:22 PM   #68 
  - Dang!  ismnotwasm   Jun-20-06 07:22 PM   #69 
  - AfuckingMEN  StellaBlue   Jun-20-06 07:25 PM   #71 
  - Good going Nikki Stone*  shance   Jun-20-06 07:36 PM   #78 
  - Excellent! Are you familiar with.....  toandme   Jun-20-06 08:33 PM   #86 
  - Good website. Thanks!  Nikki Stone 1   Jun-20-06 08:35 PM   #87 
  - Yep & they have "star" power behind them with Streep, Tomei,...  toandme   Jun-20-06 08:54 PM   #89 
  - Hey, toandme! Are you a Browncoat?  geniph   Jun-21-06 01:48 PM   #122 
  - K&R.  Kurovski   Jun-20-06 08:37 PM   #88 
  - K&R!  toandme   Jun-20-06 08:56 PM   #91 
  - This is why you should love the feminists of the past.  lostinacause   Jun-20-06 11:10 PM   #93 
  - What do today's feminists propose that would give women more rights than  athena   Jun-20-06 11:59 PM   #97 
  - I should mention that it is just the feminists and women's groups that I  lostinacause   Jun-21-06 11:41 PM   #136 
  - Huh?  StrongbadTehAwesome   Jun-21-06 12:03 AM   #98 
     - I'm in university, so I come into contact with a number of so called  lostinacause   Jun-21-06 11:26 PM   #134 
  - hey, I'm a man....  eviltwin2525   Jun-20-06 11:51 PM   #96 
  - I'm a stay at home mom and a proud feminist. Thanks! and, btw...  nonconformist   Jun-21-06 03:13 AM   #101 
  - Good for you  OzarkDem   Jun-22-06 06:40 AM   #141 
  - Question to feminists  ConcernedYoungMan   Jun-21-06 04:36 AM   #102 
  - Egalitarians, not feminist.  the other one   Jun-21-06 05:47 AM   #103 
  - "feminists seem to want to replace white men with women"  BleedingHeartPatriot   Jun-21-06 07:57 AM   #104 
  - We would all love a gender-blind, color-blind society  motocicleta   Jun-21-06 09:21 AM   #108 
  - As a "white male" I understand it can be easy to confuse loss of  izzybeans   Jun-21-06 10:38 AM   #115 
  - Seems like you're a lone voice in the wilderness here....  michael_1166   Jun-21-06 05:25 PM   #132 
  - Wow...  Gilligan   Jun-21-06 09:09 AM   #106 
  - CAN get custody of your children in a divorce  evirus   Jun-21-06 09:41 AM   #110 
  - Let's add: if you are a man and you like strong women  motocicleta   Jun-21-06 09:47 AM   #111 
  - and in case you never heard of it or never saw the DVD or stage  donsu   Jun-21-06 12:01 PM   #120 
  - Nikki, thank you  geniph   Jun-21-06 01:46 PM   #121 
  - we need to get women back to work  cap   Jun-21-06 02:01 PM   #123 
  - Sorry but I'm a female software engineer.  lukasahero   Jun-21-06 02:23 PM   #126 
     - I am speaking of the women working in IT over 40  cap   Jun-21-06 02:59 PM   #127 
        - Guess I should have also included the over 40 information  lukasahero   Jun-21-06 03:47 PM   #129 
           - we do not have equality in the profession... period...  cap   Jun-22-06 06:22 AM   #139 
              - I have worked for several companies  lukasahero   Jun-22-06 07:34 AM   #142 
                 - Sorry ...  cap   Jun-22-06 08:28 AM   #144 
  - Excellent post!  truebrit71   Jun-21-06 03:06 PM   #128 
  - All educated women are feminists.  Beausoir   Jun-21-06 11:33 PM   #135 
  - People who diss feminism are ignorant  Evoman   Jun-22-06 03:39 AM   #138 
 

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