Category Archives: marriage

Paula and the General: the Road to Slutdom

News of General Petraeus’s resignation, over an affair with married biographer Paula Broadwell, shows how America and the West has changed. Into a nation of sluts and Alpha males. With almost no exceptions. From the Daily Mail, we learn that … Continue reading

Posted in beta males, debauchery, decadence, degeneracy, marriage | 46 Comments

The Chuck Finale: What Network TV Tells Us About Love and Marriage

Most people don’t go to church anymore. Charles Murray notes that regular religious attendance is pretty restricted to the White Upper Class. But people, still, even with network audience erosion, park themselves in front of the TV every day. Television, … Continue reading

Posted in cable television, chuck, family, hollywood, love, marriage, more | 23 Comments

The Modern View of Marriage

A recent Citibank commercial exhibits the modern view of marriage found in the young, White professional women who are the target of Citbank’s rewards program. The commercial features an attractive, athletic woman who says, “My boyfriend and I were going … Continue reading

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Why Are Men Angry?

Writer/author Kay Hymowitz offers her take on Why Are Men Angry? with shots at Roissy and other male oriented bloggers. Of course, she misses the point. Almost everyone is angry, being sold a bill of goods: PC and Diversity and … Continue reading

Posted in culture, gender, marriage, men, more, relationships | 53 Comments

Where Have All The Good Men Gone: Why Conservative Women Don’t Get It

Older conservative women just don’t get it. While writers like Kay Hymowitz may generally be culturally conservative, they are at their hearts, feminists. Their model of what is right with the world is (young women) and what is wrong with … Continue reading

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Erica Jong and the Kitchen Bitch

Erica Jong in an article in the WSJ complains at length that people are still having babies, noting: Unless you’ve been living on another planet, you know that we have endured an orgy of motherphilia for at least the last … Continue reading

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Woman Marries Herself

A Taiwanese woman is marrying herself. Uninspired by the men she’s met but facing social pressure to get married, the 30-year-old Taipei office worker will hold the reception next month in honor of just one person. “Age thirty is a … Continue reading

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Beyond Gay Marriage

Gay Marriage seems inevitable. While California’s Proposition 8 has temporarily called a halt in that State’s issuance of new gay marriage licenses, existing gay marriages are valid, and inevitably the courts (the elites favorite tool for forcing social change) will … Continue reading

Posted in culture, gay, hollywood, marriage, men, more, pua, women | 44 Comments

Funny People and the Cultural Re-Norming of Marriage

Recently, Ferdinand Bardamu posted his thoughts on the latest Judd Apatow film “Funny People” which was not, all things considered, very funny nor very successful, dropping 72% from it’s opening weekend gross according to DeadlineHollywoodDaily.com, with an opening weekend of … Continue reading

Posted in apatow, culture, hollywood, marriage, more, movies, norms, sandler | 64 Comments

Advertising’s View of Husbands

Advertising today has a definite view of husbands. Witness the ad below for Yellowbook.com: “Jackpot.” Increasingly, men are as objectified to women in advertising, as women are to men in pornography. This is not a healthy environment for formation of … Continue reading

Posted in advertising, culture, marriage, men, more, women | 26 Comments