Thursday, October 04, 2007

How a feminist would see the story of Icarus

See? When readers send me stuff I post it.

This was forwarded to me by everyone's new pal Chris M who got it from a UMich alum working at the University of Maryland. The last paragraph is gold.

Feminists hate men lol


Blogger Canadian Canuck said...

My favourite is "Crete was an island and since King Minos would not let him leave..."

A cruel king for not letting the island leave.

1:08 AM  
Anonymous Lindsey said...

Hilarious. I've missed these.

10:23 AM  
Blogger Katherine said...

I like how the feminists would view Daedalus a a "bad parental figure" because "he was the father of the child and not the mother." So, all fathers are crappy parental figures because they didn't give birth to their children?

Man, that definitely makes sense.

1:40 PM  
Anonymous Jenny said...

excellent, good to have you back

4:16 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Alas! My week is complete! And happy!

I always wonder what GPAs these kids got in high school...

9:51 PM  
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10:32 AM  
Anonymous Klumpig said...

Incredible. I missed you, AHFB.

7:12 PM  
Anonymous Siew said...

I like the line "he was the father of the child and not the mother" for the lack of clarity. It's sad that he was not the father of the mother...or was it that the mother would've made a better father?.

9:34 AM  
Blogger Matt said...

Wow... just wow.

8:35 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

For gods sake, someone send him something else...

7:42 PM  
Anonymous Klumpig said...

AHFB I made a grab for you. I'll send it soon, really. It's not golden but I think you can get something out of it.

10:06 PM  
Blogger Josh said...

Simply fantastic.

11:14 AM  
Anonymous Appollonios Rhodios said...

Simply fantastic. Go terps!

11:15 AM  
Anonymous stormy said...

WHUT. This is supposedly a "feminist" reading, but feminism only gets squashed in the last tiny paragraph? I got lambasted for including too much plot summary in my papers; I hope this person did, too.

I'm focusing on the mechanics on the paper so I don't rant about the utterly stupid interpretation of a feminist reading.

10:02 PM  
Blogger boobookittyfuck said...

Ha Ha, love this... love it.

3:43 PM  

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