Last month, I wrote about how chivalry encourages men to take responsibility for maintaining feminine virtue. Of course, once men assume ownership over the actions of women, women are encouraged to police themselves in order to avoid embarrassing the men in their lives. Endless cycle, no?
Let's take a look at how this collaborative gender policing [...]
Posts Tagged ‘dr. laura’
Dr. Laura Schlessinger is on a How To Please Your Man kick this week. Yesterday, Schlessinger admonished wives who aren't interested in sex and deny their husbands "the normal, expected 'reward' of love and passion:
Most of the time, too many wives just get lazy and self-centered about taking care of their romantic and sexual [...]
In this edition of Dr. Laura Schlessinger's YouTube extravaganza, the Doctor tackles a series of questions from Susan, a woman who has been forced to date men in order to ultimately become married to one of them. Susan is understandably confused on the specifics of such a modern endeavor.
In this week's YouTube video chat, Dr. Laura Schlessinger addresses an unnatural new development of modern life: stay-at-home dads. What are the possible psychological effects of this strange permutation of the traditional child-rearing arrangement? A listener writes in Thinking of the Children:
It's time for more Dr. Laura YouTube fun! This time, Dr. Laura Schlessinger answers the age-old question: Can (hetero) men and women be "just friends"?
Listen to the extremely defensive wind-up to this Dr. Laura question, from a mom preparing to enter the workforce: "With so many layoffs happening, what do you do if there is barely any income being brought in by your husband and you are forced to work?" Dr. Laura Schlessinger, staunch defender of women making careers [...]
Last week, "new feminist" icon Dr. Laura Schlessinger introduced us to her militant guide to gifting over the holiday season. In Dr. Laura's world, women who work for a living are encouraged to spend their free time exhausting themselves by knitting 7-foot table runners for their friends on short notice, and then spending "four hours [...]
For most of my life, I have been content to simply ignore the professional advice of Dr. Laura Schlessinger, Ye Olde Enforcer Of Gender Roles. But now that Schlessinger has been hailed as a new feminist figure, perhaps she can teach me a thing or two!
Schlessinger's official feminist profile reads: "She encourages women to return [...]