On Manly Me
@j-i-a WHY DOESN'T HERMIONE HAVE ANY FEMALE FRIENDS JIA
_explain yourself chill one_
I have never seen Now and Then, should I remedy this?
WOW GOOD TO KNOW WHAT KIND OF JOB SECURITY I HAVE WITH YOU CLIFFE
@j-i-a WE HAVE TO FINISH OUR ENDER'S GAME PIECE FIRST JIA
I love that! I love that she blew his mind. Also, I used to mix up Madeline Kahn and Bernadette Peters a lot when I was a kid.
@Scandyhoovian This is so not germane to the (horrible, horrible) issue at hand, but did you know that Madeline Kahn improvised that whole scene, which is why Martin Mull looks so entirely confused while he's staring at her in the background?
Yeah, that was intense! Some of my more measured, serious responses are on storify here: storify.com/amirightfolks/non-verbal-no-s-and-sex-as-conquest (a ton of other great geniuses on Twitter have done a fantastic job articulating further what's so pernicious and deadly about techniques like this), but by the end of the week I was all serious'ed out and was just like, hey, let's apply PUA tactics to ordering sandwiches and then go hang out with my grandma.
We need an MRA movement, but like, for women, you know?
My senior quote was "Remember Bennifer? Man. Bennifer;" I was in no clubs and was voted nothing at all.
Alternately, just put her hand on your heart. She'll tell you if she doesn't like it.