dr. dre

The Casting Call For ‘Straight Outta Compton’ Has Offended The Internet

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A sexist and racist 'Straight Outta Compton' casting call has the internet vomiting outrage.

blizzard

Hearthstone Tournament Bans Women So They Can Become ‘A Legitimate Sport’

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A Finnish Hearthstone tournament posted some rules banning women. Guess how that worked out!

anna nicole smith

A New Study Suggests That The ‘Trophy Wife’ Is Just A Myth Perpetuated By Haters

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According to a new sociological study, the 'trophy wife' is an unfair and demeaning stereotype, because women actually love old, rich men.

here we go again

Ubisoft Also Thinks It’s Too Hard To Put Women Into ‘Far Cry 4′

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Hand us the shovel, Ubisoft. You've dug yourself in deep enough.

darwin in action

Dumb People Take ‘Feminine’ Hurricanes Less Seriously, Die Because Of It

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"Female" hurricanes are not taken seriously by some people... until it's too late.

#MEMES

The Most Clever And Thought-Provoking #YesAllWomen Tweets

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On Friday night, a scat-gargling douchecanoe committed a misogyny-fueled spree murder, and women are responding with #YesAllWomen tweets.

sexism

Neko Case Wonderfully Shamed Playboy For Their Sexist Tweet

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Neko Case isn't a female musician, she's a musician.

international womens day

Happy International Women’s Day! This Female Comedian Just Got Bumped For Being A Woman

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British comedian Jenny Collier tweeted a screenshot of an email telling her she was being bumped, because too many wimmens!

AUTO RACING

Richard Petty Has A Real Hot Take On How Danica Patrick Can Win In NASCAR

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NASCAR legend Richard Petty said that the only way Danica Patrick will ever win a race is by being the only person on the track.

sexism

Felicia Day Pities The ‘YouTube Guys’ Who Think She Was Hotter Before Her Haircut

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Felicia Day is too good of a person to be constantly attacked by trolls.

Scandinavia

SEXISM WATCH: Movie theaters in Sweden to rate films according to the Bechdel Test

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Theaters in Sweden will soon rate films according to the Bechdel Test to measure gender equality. I've written a short script that will pass the Bechdel Test.

Nina Siakhali Moradi

Was This Female Iranian Politician’s Election Overturned Because She’s Too Pretty?

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After an Iranian woman was elected to her city's council, she was inexplicably denied the job and some people believe it's because she's too pretty.

idiots

A Doctor In Tennessee Diagnosed A Female Patient With ‘Ghetto Booty’

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After visiting an orthopedic center for back pain, a Tennessee woman was told by the doctor that she in fact had a case of "ghetto booty."

DAMSEL IN DISTRESS

Anita Sarkeesian Releases ‘Tropes vs Women In Video Games’ Part 2, Jerks Get It Taken Down

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Anita Sarkeesian posted part two of 'Tropes vs. Women in Video Games.' Then it was wrongly pulled from YouTube.

Grimes Highlights Sexism In The Music Industry In Must-Read Tumblr Post

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Grimes wrote this year's must-read Tumblr post from a musician, highlighting sexism in the music industry.

controversies

Why The Internet Is Freaking Out Over A Nine-Year-Old’s Kickstarter

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An entrepreneur named Susan Wilson started a Kickstarter for her daughter. Then the Men's Rights subreddit found it.

FEMINISM

Damsel In Distress: The First Episode Of Anita Sarkeesian’s ‘Tropes vs. Women In Games’ Is Here

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The first episode of Anita Sarkeesian's controversial-but-should-never-have-been 'Tropes vs. Women In Games' has arrived. Plus, delicious irony.

KEVIN GISI

VIDEO: “We Saw Your Junk” gives Seth MacFarlane’s Boobs song a sex change

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Probably the easiest criticism of Seth MacFarlane's "sexist" "<a href="http://filmdrunk.uproxx.com/2013/02/jennifer-lawrences-reaction-seth-macfarlane-we-saw-your-boobs-oscars" target="_blank">We Saw Your Boobs" song</a> from the Oscars is "why couldn't it have been about MEN, huh, Oppressor.

CHAD RUHLE

The Fake Geek Girl Not Only Exists, She’s Got A Body Count

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Patrick Willems of Lumberjack Films has put together a satirical video of a fake slasher movie trailer warning us of the danger posed by Fake Geek Girls.

#ART

Meme Watch: The Hawkeye Initiative Hilariously Addresses Sexism In Comics With Sexy Hawkeye

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The Hawkeye Initiative meme began this weekend to replace absurdly-posed female comic book characters with Hawkeye. It is super effective.


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