Femmostroppo Reader – June 16, 2009

Items of interest found recently in my RSS feed. Please share what you've been reading (and writing!) in the comments.

  • Carnival Against Sexual Violence 72
  • – This month’s articles

  • A boy claims he was hit by a meteorite
  • – Or was he? Phil Plait teases out the probabilities.

  • Just in case anyone forgot:
  • – “Men: Women, their lives, their friendships and dramas? You are meant to find them utterly boring and irrelevant. “

  • A girl like I
  • – “Some will recognise this post’s title as a signature phrase of Anita Loos’ immortal siren Lorelei Lee from Gentlemen Prefer Blondes.* These tales are told by Lorelei herself and Loos puts the phrase in her mouth to signify an attempt to be proper and genteel that, ironically, actually signifies the opposite.

    And there’s a lot of it about…”



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  1. Nice post from Melissa at Shakesville about a man in desperate need of a cookie (or a good kick up the a*se which would be my preferred option).
    http://shakespearessister.blogspot.com/2009/06/heres-story-of-lovely-lady.html

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