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54. Is telling myself 'time to nut up or shut up' sexist or confusing, since I'm a chick?
A chick and an Early Cuyler fan.
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  -Is "MAN UP" and "Put your man pants on" sexist? itsrobert  Oct-16-10 04:18 PM   #0 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-16-10 04:19 PM   #1 
  - Club wouldn't work. She's always got the rolling pin.  Touchdown   Oct-16-10 04:22 PM   #2 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-16-10 04:23 PM   #3 
  - Of course those are sexist statements.  Glorfindel   Oct-16-10 04:24 PM   #4 
  - I'd say  thelordofhell   Oct-16-10 04:25 PM   #5 
  - lol  Radical Activist   Oct-16-10 05:34 PM   #17 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-16-10 05:51 PM   #20 
     - You're assuming I'm talking about women  thelordofhell   Oct-16-10 06:15 PM   #25 
  - Don't get your panties in a knot.  rug   Oct-16-10 04:28 PM   #6 
  - I dunno about sexist  AnnieBW   Oct-16-10 04:30 PM   #7 
  - It's homophobic, IMO, sexist also...as if there is a certain way to  joeybee12   Oct-16-10 04:30 PM   #8 
  - "This isn't about gender and my parents raised me to be a gentleman, so  blondeatlast   Oct-16-10 04:31 PM   #9 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-16-10 04:31 PM   #10 
  - You again. nt  blondeatlast   Oct-16-10 04:32 PM   #11 
  - It is  KingFlorez   Oct-16-10 04:33 PM   #12 
  - Only if "You aren't acting very lady like" is also sexist  lunatica   Oct-16-10 04:42 PM   #13 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-16-10 04:45 PM   #14 
  - If you think about it, it is anti-Woman. Female Teabag Candidates are a nutty bunch.  emulatorloo   Oct-16-10 05:19 PM   #15 
  - I agree on both counts. n/t  demmiblue   Oct-16-10 08:18 PM   #34 
  - The only time I've heard a women say it  Radical Activist   Oct-16-10 05:29 PM   #16 
  - I would get very angry if a woman used those lines on me  Canuckistanian   Oct-16-10 05:43 PM   #18 
  - So if a man says this to  femrap   Oct-16-10 06:04 PM   #23 
  - OK, not all men - about 80%  Canuckistanian   Oct-16-10 11:25 PM   #42 
     - No, I try to keep my distance from  femrap   Oct-17-10 09:12 AM   #43 
  - Even that depends  lumberjack_jeff   Oct-17-10 06:34 PM   #53 
  - fuckin' a it is. pendulum swings both ways  spanone   Oct-16-10 05:44 PM   #19 
  - Is it using gender norms to dictate someone else's behavior?  JVS   Oct-16-10 05:53 PM   #21 
  - No. Not "sexist."  timtom   Oct-16-10 05:59 PM   #22 
  - You better be close to those people... friends...  Bigmack   Oct-16-10 06:19 PM   #28 
     - The OP gave no indication of the back story.  timtom   Oct-16-10 07:26 PM   #30 
  - IF "panties in a wad" or "who lit your tampon fuse" are sexist  Froward69   Oct-16-10 06:09 PM   #24 
  - As are "fuck me shorts" and "wife beaters"  Touchdown   Oct-16-10 08:10 PM   #33 
  - "Ok, you lug this box up three flights of stairs."  proteus_lives   Oct-16-10 06:17 PM   #26 
  - Tell her you could never be as manly as she.  WinkyDink   Oct-16-10 06:19 PM   #27 
  - Reid should have...  Bigmack   Oct-16-10 06:23 PM   #29 
  - Ahh, ya think she was rehearsed to say that?  DemocracyInaction   Oct-16-10 07:33 PM   #31 
  - Definitely. nt  blondeatlast   Oct-16-10 09:22 PM   #39 
  - and Palin saying Obama doesn't have "cajones"  dancingme   Oct-16-10 07:34 PM   #32 
  - She even got the word wrong. It's spelled "cojones".  SharonAnn   Oct-17-10 07:32 PM   #57 
  - I guess so, yea  Zax2me   Oct-16-10 08:22 PM   #35 
  - It is a manipulation tactic, and an attempt to shut down rational argument.  kwassa   Oct-16-10 09:16 PM   #36 
  - Probably. It's certainly juvenile. -eom-  HuckleB   Oct-16-10 09:17 PM   #37 
  - He should have said ...  JoePhilly   Oct-16-10 09:19 PM   #38 
  - Can a male candidate say.."Put on your big lady bra"?  SoCalDem   Oct-16-10 09:48 PM   #40 
  - Yes. n/t  wisteria   Oct-16-10 10:01 PM   #41 
  - It's a gender-specific insult.  rucky   Oct-17-10 09:13 AM   #44 
  - It makes the woman sound like every guy's first wife  AnnieBW   Oct-17-10 05:03 PM   #45 
  - it sounds about as bad as blaming the "first wife" bullshit... i hear ya. nt  seabeyond   Oct-17-10 05:18 PM   #46 
  - When Ann Coulter says it get the club out.  pgodbold   Oct-17-10 05:30 PM   #47 
  - Plenty of DUers have said that Reid should "grow a pair".  Jim Lane   Oct-17-10 05:54 PM   #48 
  - Yes, I think it is -- and in both directions.  Sparkly   Oct-17-10 06:14 PM   #49 
  - +1. nt  blondeatlast   Oct-17-10 06:15 PM   #50 
  - yes they are sexist  JitterbugPerfume   Oct-17-10 06:27 PM   #51 
  - Usually no.  lumberjack_jeff   Oct-17-10 06:31 PM   #52 
  - Is telling myself 'time to nut up or shut up' sexist or confusing, since I'm a chick?  REP   Oct-17-10 06:42 PM   #54 
  - She wants him. Badly. I can tell.  Buns_of_Fire   Oct-17-10 06:54 PM   #55 
  - No. I've been told to man up my whole life,althought I can't  Synicus Maximus   Oct-17-10 07:07 PM   #56 
  - The reaction should be to 'man up' and 'put his pants on.' nt  Obamanaut   Oct-17-10 09:20 PM   #58 
 

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