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27. OMG! I've waited sooooooooo
looooooooooooong to hear those words!

Let's rec this to over 100!
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  -Women remake the Dodge Super Bowl commercial. Lex  Feb-12-10 03:56 PM   #0 
  - Loved it!  no_hypocrisy   Feb-12-10 04:06 PM   #1 
  - I loved it too  undergroundnomore   Feb-13-10 01:34 PM   #96 
  - It needed to be said.  Blue_In_AK   Feb-12-10 04:07 PM   #2 
  - I listened to an interview with  femrap   Feb-12-10 05:58 PM   #30 
     - degrading pron  seabeyond   Feb-12-10 06:10 PM   #32 
     - The Hostility Factor  NashVegas   Feb-13-10 01:26 PM   #90 
  - Ya mean women aren't telling the truth when they say size doesn't matter?  taterguy   Feb-12-10 04:09 PM   #3 
  - That really makes me smile!  CTyankee   Feb-12-10 04:10 PM   #4 
  - they were thinking  keroro gunsou   Feb-12-10 10:01 PM   #52 
  - Too Funny!!!!  dugaresa   Feb-12-10 04:11 PM   #5 
  - i loved Salon's response to the Charger ad...  nashville_brook   Feb-12-10 04:13 PM   #6 
  - Heheh! Awesome.  Lorien   Feb-12-10 07:53 PM   #43 
  - Excellent reply. n/t  myrna minx   Feb-13-10 01:23 PM   #88 
  - The Charger: delusional masculinity's reward for having to put the toilet seat down  AlbertCat   Feb-13-10 03:10 PM   #106 
  - Yessss!  Missy Vixen   Feb-12-10 04:17 PM   #7 
  - Excellent!  CrispyQ   Feb-12-10 04:17 PM   #8 
  - Wish I could rec it twice  CanonRay   Feb-12-10 04:23 PM   #9 
  - sure are a lot of comments there by men scolding women  BlancheSplanchnik   Feb-12-10 04:35 PM   #10 
  - I'm male and I thought it was unfunny, tired and stupid.  Hissyspit   Feb-12-10 09:21 PM   #47 
  - I thought it was very useful.  spooky3   Feb-13-10 12:09 PM   #71 
  - Hissyspit!  BlancheSplanchnik   Feb-13-10 12:35 PM   #75 
  - went out with hubby today. i laughed so many times. i drive. he carries keys.....  seabeyond   Feb-13-10 01:19 PM   #86 
     - haa! lol....yeah, I know what you mean, laughing at ourselves together....  BlancheSplanchnik   Feb-15-10 07:38 AM   #154 
  - but the gay-dating service ad couldn't get aired.  AlbertCat   Feb-13-10 03:16 PM   #107 
  - except  SemperEadem   Feb-13-10 12:47 PM   #78 
     - a male poster made an excellent point last night. patriarchal accepted by female that profit from  seabeyond   Feb-13-10 01:21 PM   #87 
     - that's what I meant, pretty m uch  BlancheSplanchnik   Feb-14-10 09:18 AM   #128 
  - yep - that's about it...  Matariki   Feb-12-10 04:40 PM   #11 
  - Those ads during the super bowl really made me question what country we're living in.  Initech   Feb-12-10 04:45 PM   #12 
  - thank you. cause i have to wonder what has happened the last ten years  seabeyond   Feb-12-10 04:55 PM   #15 
  - Me, too. One after another featuring men with tragic cases  stanwyck   Feb-12-10 05:50 PM   #26 
     - Yeah, as a guy I like to think we've evolved beyond the "girls have cooties" phase.  Initech   Feb-12-10 06:41 PM   #39 
  - Ford should feature a woman driving a Mustang GT00 who is blowing  Kalyke   Feb-12-10 04:47 PM   #13 
  - Except the Charger is a faster more powerful car than even the '11 5.0 Pony car GT.  DWilliamsamh   Feb-13-10 11:45 AM   #68 
     - I'm sorry, but how is 370 HP with 398 lb-ft of torque more powerful  Kalyke   Feb-15-10 09:17 AM   #163 
  - "I will make 75 cents for every dollar you make doing the same job."  dysfunctional press   Feb-12-10 04:53 PM   #14 
  - and i dont nag my hubby about all the shit that was on the other ad.... so??? nt  seabeyond   Feb-12-10 04:56 PM   #16 
  - i'm just responding to an incorrect meme that gets tiring to hear over and over...  dysfunctional press   Feb-12-10 05:02 PM   #20 
     - Your personal experience means nothing  Lex   Feb-12-10 05:07 PM   #22 
     - how many union contracts allow for female union members to be paid less for doing the same job...  dysfunctional press   Feb-12-10 09:18 PM   #45 
        - but overall there is a pay gap (nt)  Lex   Feb-12-10 09:45 PM   #50 
           - men have most of the highest paying jobs, and that skews the numbers.  dysfunctional press   Feb-12-10 10:50 PM   #53 
     - well golly gee. i think that is the whole point to the argument of ad put out during super bowl. nt  seabeyond   Feb-12-10 05:08 PM   #23 
     - i didn't see the ad or the game.  dysfunctional press   Feb-12-10 09:19 PM   #46 
     - it is not incorrect at all.  LaydeeBug   Feb-14-10 01:00 PM   #137 
        - actually, yes it is.  dysfunctional press   Feb-14-10 05:08 PM   #138 
           - in reality, NO IT IS NOT  LaydeeBug   Feb-14-10 09:29 PM   #152 
              - how many labor unions allow for femalle members to be paid less than male members?  dysfunctional press   Feb-14-10 10:48 PM   #153 
  - According to General Accountability Office (GAO) Report GAO-04-35  etherealtruth   Feb-12-10 05:13 PM   #25 
  - does that gao report specify that the men and women are all doing the exact same jobs?  dysfunctional press   Feb-12-10 09:21 PM   #48 
     - "Even accounting for factors such as occupation, industry, race,...  spooky3   Feb-13-10 12:15 PM   #72 
        - it still talks about 'on average'...  dysfunctional press   Feb-14-10 05:10 PM   #139 
           - if you delve into the controlled studies on this, you'll find some interesting stuff  spooky3   Feb-15-10 08:28 AM   #156 
  - So You Work Union Jobs, Good For You. That's the Only Time I Was Paid the Same  we can do it   Feb-12-10 07:19 PM   #40 
  - and there are a lot of union jobs out there too(although obviously nowhere near enough)...  dysfunctional press   Feb-12-10 09:25 PM   #49 
     - All True, But As Far As Salaried, Good Paying Jobs Its Just Not True  we can do it   Feb-13-10 10:52 AM   #60 
        - and most jobs aren't 'salaried' either...more people work for hourly wages.  dysfunctional press   Feb-14-10 05:12 PM   #140 
  - It's meant as an average, not a universal truth. If a woman makes $10 million  tblue37   Feb-13-10 01:26 PM   #91 
  - the way it's stated, it comes across as a 'universal truth'...  dysfunctional press   Feb-15-10 11:57 AM   #164 
  - every study i have ever read on it includes information that is often overlooked  Marnieworld   Feb-13-10 02:16 PM   #104 
  - i've NEVER had a job where guys were paid more, just because of their gender.  AlbertCat   Feb-13-10 03:19 PM   #108 
     - MOST people can't leave early from their on fridays.  dysfunctional press   Feb-14-10 05:15 PM   #141 
  - Well I drive that car because I'm single and I wanted it.  ddeclue   Feb-12-10 04:57 PM   #17 
  - How does it run? The cops here use them.  Fire_Medic_Dave   Feb-12-10 04:58 PM   #18 
     - Absolutely great car - my old car is a Chevy Camaro Z28 convertible (1995)  ddeclue   Feb-12-10 05:10 PM   #24 
  - Thank you so much for posting this.  DawgHouse   Feb-12-10 04:59 PM   #19 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Feb-12-10 05:05 PM   #21 
  - OMG! I've waited sooooooooo  femrap   Feb-12-10 05:51 PM   #27 
  - super bowl ad both boys and i lookoed at each other and i rolled eyes. this afternoon  seabeyond   Feb-12-10 05:52 PM   #28 
     - I love your boys  lukasahero   Feb-12-10 06:18 PM   #35 
        - all this isnt so hard for them. they dont feel like they have to huddle and protect.....  seabeyond   Feb-12-10 07:32 PM   #42 
  - Karma is, as they say, well--generally on her period. Beautiful--and funny! nt  blondeatlast   Feb-12-10 05:54 PM   #29 
  - I LOVE this!  Fleshdancer   Feb-12-10 06:02 PM   #31 
  - Loved it!  JNelson6563   Feb-12-10 06:15 PM   #33 
  - K&$  tnlefty   Feb-12-10 06:16 PM   #34 
  - That was slammin'!  theHandpuppet   Feb-12-10 06:21 PM   #36 
  - I didn't see the original ad prior to watching the remake.  Solly Mack   Feb-12-10 06:27 PM   #37 
  - Wil Wheaton on Twitter about the spoof and the SB ads:  lukasahero   Feb-12-10 06:30 PM   #38 
  - Wil Wheaton rocks!  Jamastiene   Feb-13-10 12:32 AM   #57 
  - lol  fishwax   Feb-12-10 07:26 PM   #41 
  - K&R  pleah   Feb-12-10 08:43 PM   #44 
  - Loved it!  lib_n_proud7650   Feb-12-10 09:49 PM   #51 
  - Plus 10,000  readmoreoften   Feb-12-10 11:40 PM   #54 
  - I'm a guy, and thought the Superbowl commercials were really bad this year.  backscatter712   Feb-12-10 11:54 PM   #55 
  - Geez, look at what football is. The lowest paid guys take the poundings every play. The highest  pundaint   Feb-13-10 10:58 AM   #61 
  - Eh, I liked the one with  skyounkin   Feb-13-10 12:43 PM   #77 
  - good on you for recognizing it. this is the true funny and sad. what it says about men  seabeyond   Feb-13-10 01:23 PM   #89 
  - K&R.  Greyhound   Feb-13-10 12:19 AM   #56 
  - I watched it and thought "now if she would just shut the fuck up, I'd be in love!"  pundaint   Feb-13-10 10:37 AM   #58 
  - Which only further proves the point most women don't have a sense of humor...  DutchLiberal   Feb-13-10 10:41 AM   #59 
  - Perhaps it proves you don't have a sense of humor?  Lex   Feb-13-10 11:11 AM   #63 
  - Doing the whiny, over-dramatic opposite of something original has never been funny...  DutchLiberal   Feb-13-10 12:57 PM   #79 
     - as evidenced by the rest of the responses, I'd say  Lex   Feb-13-10 01:02 PM   #81 
        - Because we all know how representative DU is for the population at large...  DutchLiberal   Feb-13-10 01:07 PM   #83 
           - You said "has never been funny"  Lex   Feb-13-10 01:13 PM   #84 
  - How about just someone who maybe doesn't fully understand the gestalt of what we  Book Lover   Feb-13-10 11:24 AM   #65 
     - I don't live in 21th century western culture? Huh...  DutchLiberal   Feb-13-10 01:00 PM   #80 
        - Don't be purposefully obtuse  Book Lover   Feb-13-10 07:36 PM   #112 
           - These kind of commercials air in Europe as well...  DutchLiberal   Feb-14-10 11:03 AM   #132 
  - I like both the response and the original ad.  aikoaiko   Feb-13-10 11:01 AM   #62 
  - Excellent!  Aristus   Feb-13-10 11:17 AM   #64 
  - So...because Women DO have teh problems you outlined...  DWilliamsamh   Feb-13-10 11:37 AM   #66 
  - *I* didn't list them or make the commercial.  Lex   Feb-13-10 11:43 AM   #67 
  - Ah....So the things THEY listed.....I stand corrected about the originator...  DWilliamsamh   Feb-13-10 11:50 AM   #70 
     - point is women didnt feel the need to make a commercial whining. they were minding  seabeyond   Feb-13-10 01:31 PM   #94 
        - Agreed - people in general need to just suck it up and  DWilliamsamh   Feb-13-10 01:43 PM   #100 
  - Hear! Hear!  DutchLiberal   Feb-13-10 01:03 PM   #82 
  - Thanks....I guess I just never "got" why ....  DWilliamsamh   Feb-13-10 01:34 PM   #97 
     - Some people are just always looking for controversy...  DutchLiberal   Feb-13-10 05:46 PM   #110 
        - The current IKEA commercials are completely sick and promote dysfunction yet no woman is perturbed.  dustbunnie   Feb-13-10 08:43 PM   #120 
           - There are many commercials and tv programs in which men are painted as incompetent...  DutchLiberal   Feb-13-10 08:50 PM   #121 
              - often times my posts have been to say that isnt who the man is  seabeyond   Feb-13-10 09:00 PM   #123 
              - You've spent the better part of the day railing about the Charger ad as associated with misogyny  dustbunnie   Feb-13-10 09:11 PM   #125 
                 - AGAIN you are wrong or simply not reading my posts and making up your own shit  seabeyond   Feb-13-10 09:21 PM   #126 
                 - ALL you have been talking about is misogyny and treating us to anecdotes about "hubby."  dustbunnie   Feb-14-10 06:48 AM   #127 
                    - you two griping women dont stand up for men. MEN and women go after ad because of portrayal of MEN  seabeyond   Feb-14-10 09:34 AM   #129 
                       - WTF are you talking about? I don't think the ad is a hoot. I think it's stupid.  dustbunnie   Feb-14-10 09:46 AM   #130 
                          - what the super bowl ads allowed was a discussion between genders to interact, talk, listen  seabeyond   Feb-14-10 09:59 AM   #131 
                 - 'Victim feminism'! That's exactly what it is!  DutchLiberal   Feb-14-10 11:07 AM   #134 
                    - victimization? assbackwards. women response is we too can whine. now grow up.  seabeyond   Feb-14-10 12:57 PM   #136 
                    - Sorry, but you're a dolt.  dustbunnie   Feb-14-10 06:13 PM   #145 
                    - name calling? again? they made the men victims. the women speaking out were not vicitms  seabeyond   Feb-14-10 06:24 PM   #147 
                       - Nope... all of the replies were about misogyny. Yours included.  dustbunnie   Feb-14-10 06:43 PM   #148 
                          - you could start with the thread that a man wrote on the subject. and yes  seabeyond   Feb-14-10 07:02 PM   #150 
                          - oh look. post 28. i say what my reaction to ad was. rolled my eyes....  seabeyond   Feb-14-10 07:13 PM   #151 
                    - I can't tell if you're twisting my words, 'cause I don't understand one iota of what you're saying..  DutchLiberal   Feb-14-10 06:53 PM   #149 
                    - Yes, of course that's what it is.  dustbunnie   Feb-15-10 07:45 AM   #155 
                       - "froth at the mouth"... yes bunny. your interpretation is telling. nt  seabeyond   Feb-15-10 08:30 AM   #157 
                       - My interpretation is completely dead on. And so is my assessment.  dustbunnie   Feb-15-10 08:48 AM   #159 
                          - cause in all your wisdom, rolling eyes = frothing at mouth. ya, tell me how bright  seabeyond   Feb-15-10 08:50 AM   #160 
                             - LMAO - I was talking about the thread in its entirety.  dustbunnie   Feb-15-10 09:06 AM   #161 
                                - "wounded and sick psyche of the American female. " more frothing on your part? nt  seabeyond   Feb-15-10 09:17 AM   #162 
                       - Another great way to put it: 'manufactured outrage'.  DutchLiberal   Feb-15-10 06:56 PM   #165 
              - what do you think many of the women have been bitching about with this commercial? the very fact  seabeyond   Feb-13-10 09:04 PM   #124 
                 - Again, twisting my words. Like you always do.  DutchLiberal   Feb-14-10 11:05 AM   #133 
                    - thank you. now. i make an observation. you like charger ad. demeans men. women and men  seabeyond   Feb-14-10 11:07 AM   #135 
  - so you support male being oppressed? ooosh. have at it hoss. most males in relationship  seabeyond   Feb-13-10 01:28 PM   #92 
     - When did I say that I support males being oppressed?  DWilliamsamh   Feb-13-10 01:49 PM   #102 
     - P.S.  DWilliamsamh   Feb-13-10 01:56 PM   #103 
  - Excellent.  LWolf   Feb-13-10 11:49 AM   #69 
  - And many women still around made 50 cents for ever dollar a male made !!  defendandprotect   Feb-13-10 12:20 PM   #73 
  - I saw it... it was an ok spot  SemperEadem   Feb-13-10 12:33 PM   #74 
  - The only thing i thought of when I saw the  skyounkin   Feb-13-10 12:39 PM   #76 
  - This is why if I had children I would never let them watch t.v...  PerpetuallyDazed   Feb-13-10 01:16 PM   #85 
  - hubby watches in his man cave, smilin..... but upstairs we rarely have tv on. no  seabeyond   Feb-13-10 01:33 PM   #95 
  - Yes. Victim feminism sucks. Don't know why women buy into it.  dustbunnie   Feb-13-10 01:37 PM   #98 
  - Sounds like  Taitertots   Feb-13-10 01:30 PM   #93 
  - K&R  leftstreet   Feb-13-10 01:39 PM   #99 
  - Kicked. You Whiney-Assed Guys Need To Get Over It. (n/t)  Paladin   Feb-13-10 01:48 PM   #101 
  - Obviously you need to get your irony detector fixed before you post again. (N/T)  DWilliamsamh   Feb-13-10 06:37 PM   #111 
  - How DARE YOU!  Warren DeMontague   Feb-13-10 08:05 PM   #115 
  - Wow, I love it!  SeattleGirl   Feb-13-10 02:16 PM   #105 
  - As a dude (read pig) I thought it was funny  whatchamacallit   Feb-13-10 03:31 PM   #109 
  - Thanks for linking to the article with the words...  JerseygirlCT   Feb-13-10 07:56 PM   #113 
  - I never would have seen the commercial- or heard of the car-  Warren DeMontague   Feb-13-10 08:05 PM   #114 
  - I wonder if outrage was the point.  JackDragna   Feb-13-10 08:09 PM   #116 
  - how is that working for toyota? nt  seabeyond   Feb-13-10 08:13 PM   #117 
     - If you think this phony outrage about evil patriarchal media man-plots is at all comparable  Warren DeMontague   Feb-13-10 08:27 PM   #118 
        - What he said.  JackDragna   Feb-13-10 08:38 PM   #119 
        - "say anything you want about me, so long as you get my name right"  seabeyond   Feb-13-10 08:52 PM   #122 
  - That's great!  mnhtnbb   Feb-14-10 05:42 PM   #142 
  - I just found this on Heart's website  SemperEadem   Feb-14-10 05:58 PM   #143 
  - This thread is full of misogynistic win!!!!  Midlodemocrat   Feb-14-10 06:05 PM   #144 
  - Like the part about "TV Shows where fat stupid unattractive men have beautiful wives" . .. BUT.  HughBeaumont   Feb-14-10 06:14 PM   #146 
  - k&r  Swamp Rat   Feb-15-10 08:32 AM   #158 

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