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Reply #2: I wonder why he did it? Is he attracted to her? Was it to show he was stronger? [View All]

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No Elephants Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Jul-13-13 04:10 AM
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2. I wonder why he did it? Is he attracted to her? Was it to show he was stronger?
Either way, it's a statement about male dominance, IMO.

And then there's the mayor of San Diego.

http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2013/07/11/sa... /

And the prayer of Orthodox Jewish males, to this day:

"Blessed are you, Lord our God, Ruler of the Universe, who has not made me a woman." -- Morning Blessings, Artscroll Siddur, p. 12.

And a pretty defense/rationalization of it by a rabbi: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/ari-hart/should-i-thank-g...

Normally non-violent, I would like the opportunity to break a chair over his head.
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