Category Archives: Yep, sarcasm.

Tips for Conveying How Busy and Important You Are

Productivity advice — in the form of books and blogs — has become so ubiquitous that an entire sub-genre of criticism has developed in response.   Now it’s hip to critique as unproductive any focus on day-to-day work productivity (a … Continue reading

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In Case You Are Afraid That Breast Cancer Will Angrily Accost You?

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Sexual Assault Prevention Tips Guaranteed to Work!

Sexual Assault Prevention Tips Guaranteed to Work! 1. Don’t put drugs in people’s drinks in order to control their behavior. 2. When you see someone walking by themselves, leave them alone! 3. If you pull over to help someone with … Continue reading

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Men’s Boogers Present Special Challenges

Via Lisa at Sociological Images who notes that the idea of marketing Kleenex for Men has apparently been resuscitated from 1964. Can you say “backlash”? –Ann Bartow

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“It’s a pity we can’t just seriously divide the country in two. On one side, all you people who don’t want “socialism” can go and live without Medicare, municipal sewer systems, roads that are maintained by government funds, running water, fire departments, police departments, national/state/city parks, public libraries, and other such disgusting features of life under brownshirt Obamcare socialism. The rest of us commies will hunker down together in our socialist nightmare and finally craft a universal health care system to go along with the rest of evil socialist empire.”

Thus Spake Zuska.

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South Carolina’s state govt is only the fifth most dysfunctional state govt in the nation

At least according to this article, which claims the six states with the worst leadership are: 6. California 5. South Carolina 4. Alaska 3. Illinois 2. Nevada 1. New York I’m sure the fact that we have the fewest women … Continue reading

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Seven Inches of Sexualized Sandwiches

“Fill your desire for something long, juicy and flame-grilled with the New BK Super Seven Incher.  Yearn for more after you taste the mind-blowing burger that comes with a single beef patty, topped with American chees, crispy onions and the … Continue reading

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What color is your cancer?

Odd question? Yes.

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Childbirth Song

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Parenting Tip

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I’m thinking she should have said “no.”

Yeesh.

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Are Women’s Armpits Stinkier?

That’s what one study concluded. No doubt deodorant companies will try to scare us into buying more product with this.

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Kotex Beaver Commercial Unpopular In Australia

This is the commercial: The negative reaction is reported here as follows: A list released by the Advertising Standards Bureau found the hotly debated Kotex U tampon ad showing a woman going about daily activities with a beaver in tow … Continue reading

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Progress is slow.

Trailer for 1960 movie “Sex Kittens Go To College”: Recent commercial for bras: ETA: FLP friend Michael Froomkin writes: I have two objections to your latest blog post, “Progress is Slow”. The first is that the first video subjected me … Continue reading

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