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Lilith Velkor Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Aug-24-07 12:25 PM
Response to Reply #30
53. Actually, they do understand
That's why so many of them are scared of homosexual men.
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  -Girls Gone Mild: "The False Modesty Movement" DeSwiss  Aug-23-07 07:48 PM   #0 
  - Argh. I'm all for dressing in a classy and modest fashion, esp. kids, but  Katherine Brengle   Aug-23-07 07:52 PM   #1 
  - Same Here  Crisco   Aug-23-07 08:15 PM   #9 
  - I think *all* people could take a page from this --  Katherine Brengle   Aug-23-07 10:13 PM   #28 
     - *shrugs*  Crisco   Aug-24-07 07:29 AM   #35 
        - Encouraging appropriate behavior for men AND women is hypocritical?  Katherine Brengle   Aug-24-07 09:32 AM   #38 
           - The Word I Used Was "Deciding"  Crisco   Aug-24-07 01:08 PM   #54 
  - kidding. And senior citizen women get raped, too.  Roland99   Aug-24-07 01:11 PM   #55 
  - Seems like there are a lot of initiatives from the Christian Right  Jed Dilligan   Aug-23-07 07:57 PM   #2 
  - Just in case you're not being sarcastic  Lilith Velkor   Aug-23-07 09:54 PM   #26 
     - I wasn't around for that, but  Jed Dilligan   Aug-23-07 09:59 PM   #27 
        - Jensen is such a creep!  Lilith Velkor   Aug-24-07 12:57 AM   #33 
           - Makes me wonder, REALLY wonder  Jed Dilligan   Aug-24-07 01:00 AM   #34 
  - Extremes are usually bad. Both extremes.  Katzenkavalier   Aug-23-07 07:58 PM   #3 
  - One must dress, first of all, to please onesself  ayeshahaqqiqa   Aug-23-07 07:59 PM   #4 
  - Mansfield, what an appropriate name  central scrutinizer   Aug-23-07 08:04 PM   #5 
  - Women's knees make me turn into a slavering monster.  BlooInBloo   Aug-23-07 08:06 PM   #6 
  - You too?  ContraBass Black   Aug-23-07 08:07 PM   #7 
  - A patella fella, huh?  TahitiNut   Aug-23-07 08:33 PM   #15 
  - Maybe Eddie Bauer should start selling latex kneepads.. wait, they already do. Hm. nt  blondeatlast   Aug-24-07 09:46 AM   #40 
  - "Scratch the surface, and what's supposed to be good for girls  SeattleGirl   Aug-23-07 08:13 PM   #8 
  - Good for you SeattleGirl. Ride your own Train to the Station.  BlueJazz   Aug-23-07 08:46 PM   #19 
  - A-freakin'-men! Everything SeattleGirl said! YES! nt  blondeatlast   Aug-24-07 10:13 AM   #43 
  - Bravo SeattleGirl. I hope my daughters grow up to be as self possessed, smart  mondo joe   Aug-24-07 10:29 AM   #47 
  - These people want to go back to the '50's  MotorCityMan   Aug-24-07 12:11 PM   #52 
  - unattractive girls who think if everyone drops out they win  pitohui   Aug-23-07 08:24 PM   #10 
  - I'm totally in favor of modesty  Raine   Aug-23-07 08:25 PM   #11 
  - I do know someone who avoided a rape by choosing clothing  Warpy   Aug-23-07 08:27 PM   #12 
  - one of my relatives was ganged in her own home, in her 50s  pitohui   Aug-23-07 08:29 PM   #13 
  - I learned something about the way women react to news of rape.  kineta   Aug-23-07 08:43 PM   #18 
     - "It can't happen to me because  Warpy   Aug-23-07 11:24 PM   #30 
     - Yes. That was my point. n/t  kineta   Aug-23-07 11:36 PM   #31 
     - Actually, they do understand  Lilith Velkor   Aug-24-07 12:25 PM   #53 
     - Thank you..  The Vinyl Ripper   Aug-24-07 10:16 AM   #44 
     - Good for you! And as to your last sentence, It's the power of fear over the power  blondeatlast   Aug-24-07 10:34 AM   #48 
  - Jesus H.  Katherine Brengle   Aug-24-07 11:54 AM   #51 
  - Two sides of the same coin -  kineta   Aug-23-07 08:32 PM   #14 
  - They're religious. Who cares what they say? And you can BET it's not for the benefit of women.  BlooInBloo   Aug-23-07 08:38 PM   #16 
  - Yeah, let's blame the victims for rape and sexual harrassment.  porphyrian   Aug-23-07 08:39 PM   #17 
  - Only if you're poor. If you're rich, you beg the govt for a bailout.  BlooInBloo   Aug-23-07 08:46 PM   #20 
     - Well, they couldn't possibly stand in line for welfare with the common folk...  porphyrian   Aug-23-07 09:01 PM   #22 
        - Yuppers!  BlooInBloo   Aug-23-07 09:02 PM   #23 
  - Deluded  Raejeanowl   Aug-23-07 08:49 PM   #21 
  - Not dying of heat exhaustion?  LeftyMom   Aug-23-07 11:46 PM   #32 
  - Exactly. If this argument had validity, people in my neck o' the desert  blondeatlast   Aug-24-07 10:39 AM   #49 
  - Are "sexual" and "empowering" mutually exclusive? If so, why? nt  blondeatlast   Aug-24-07 11:53 AM   #50 
  - No One Answered My Question  Raejeanowl   Aug-24-07 02:56 PM   #61 
  - I heard a sermon one time about how  BlackVelvet04   Aug-23-07 09:15 PM   #24 
  - i am sick of women being blamed for men's behaviour and thoughts.  kmlewis   Aug-23-07 09:27 PM   #25 
  - The latest in modesty wear  AnnieBW   Aug-23-07 10:22 PM   #29 
  - Don't give the Dobsonian Funduhmentalists any ideas...  B3Nut   Aug-24-07 08:34 AM   #36 
  - That photo captures EXACTLY what a burka is all about.  yardwork   Aug-24-07 08:39 AM   #37 
  - I went on a few of the website  FooFootheSnoo   Aug-24-07 09:39 AM   #39 
  - I'm all for dressing modestly, and I'm sick of kid clothes.  knitter4democracy   Aug-24-07 09:54 AM   #41 
  - It's Sad, Misleading, And All About Incorrect to Lay All of This On Conservative Xtians  Crisco   Aug-24-07 01:22 PM   #56 
     - I agree with you.  knitter4democracy   Aug-24-07 02:04 PM   #58 
        - I Hope  Crisco   Aug-24-07 03:24 PM   #62 
           - Nope. Just agreeing more.  knitter4democracy   Aug-24-07 04:18 PM   #63 
  - "girl-driven ". . . nope. In a matriarchal society, comfort trumps . . n/t  annabanana   Aug-24-07 10:03 AM   #42 
  - *giggle*  knitter4democracy   Aug-24-07 02:07 PM   #59 
  - This is one area where the feminist movement did women no favors  Truth Hurts A Lot   Aug-24-07 10:23 AM   #45 
  - Yeah lots of evidence of this  Johonny   Aug-24-07 10:26 AM   #46 
  - Wait'll they go after women wearing pants--oops, they already have.  blondeatlast   Aug-24-07 01:23 PM   #57 
  - Especially when wearing pants is more comfy.  knitter4democracy   Aug-24-07 02:09 PM   #60 
  - Ask the women who wear burkas ..whether it prevents rape...I think not  bleedingheart   Aug-24-07 04:30 PM   #64 

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