Dating with nice girl
Robbie is what you might call a 'nice guy misogynist'. He's nice to his female colleagues, he cherishes his wife and loves his mother and sister.
His bias is tricky to spot - he probably doesn't even realise it exists - the outdated views he holds about women, deep down. That by saying he finds his wife's body shape 'sexy' that somehow solves centuries of sexism. As a teenager, I was often teased by my friends for my attraction to girls on the thicker side, ones who were shorter and curvier, girls that the average (basic) bro might refer to as "chubby" or even "fat." Then, as I became a man and started to educate myself on issues such as feminism and how the media marginalizes women by portraying a very narrow and very specific standard of beauty (thin, tall, lean) I realized how many men have bought into that lie.
very once in a while, something on the internet brightens your day.
Something so positive and heartwarming that just one 'like' doesn't seem to do it justice. This is the story of a man called Robbie Tripp, who has posted an open letter to his wife, Sarah, on Instagram.
If you’ve ever wondered why your pal’s voluntarily surrendered his man card and settled in for the long slow ride to the Land of the , read on.
Just as Groucho Marx famously said, “I don’t care to belong to any club that will have me as a member,” men famously do not want what they can have with ease, especially women.
She was carrying a stack of books, one with the title “Teen Relationship Violence” or something dramatic like that and a picture of a girl with a black eye on the cover. D., but she joked that it was her way of setting boundaries with random passersby in the street.Perhaps out of sympathy (but more likely, self-preservation), your hand crept to your lap, shielding your own tender jewels from the ball-consuming fury spewing forth like a radioactive cloud.All you could do was silently scream, “Run, you fool!Which cracked us up because we work in mental health.Badminton guy was not a therapist and not a native English speaker, so he did not get the joke and just said something about how people will think she is so studious with those books. Especially in contrast to the fact that immediately afterwards, I went on a date with that guy who showed up like 2 hours late and did a tongue-filled attack-makeout in the Lyft I begrudgingly shared with him.
Mansplaining on Instagram does not make you a male feminist: 'A real woman is not a porn star or a bikini mannequin or a movie character. For me, there is nothing sexier than this woman right here: thick thighs, big booty, cute little side roll, etc.