The Vagina Diatribes

Vagina CuntSome things change only in that they get more repugnant.Back in 1996 we had to hear or, at least, here about The Vagina Monologues. Now we have Dr. Jen Gunter’s The Vagina Diatribes aka “My Vagina Is Terrific. Your Opinion About It Is Not.” Before anything else, let me say that, even as another Feminist screed, her rant stinks. 😉 Of course, it was published in the New York Times, so a certain level of fetor is to be expected.

And this particular rant was the result of Gunter taking offense at the Sun and later the New York Post writing about how she dumped her boyfriend because he didn’t like the smell of her vagina.

I once dated a guy who insinuated my vagina did not smell right. He was an ass in other ways too, but I just didn’t see it until he impugned my vagina. For example, he though my hair would be better if it were straight. Sadly I took the bait, it wasn’t. He thought I would look better if I dressed a certain way. Again I took the bait. I just felt worse. When it came around to telling me how my vagina could be better it finally clicked that this is a form of control that men often use. Fortunately I am an appropriately confident vagina expert and I had a light bulb moment and dumped his sorry ass.

— Dr. Jen Gunter
Vaginal Vicks VapoRub, oh my God people just don’t

Yeah. I don’t think it was about control. I think it was about hygiene, something that Dr. Gunter has some strongly held and non-normative ideas about, as she clearing and somewhat angrily stated in the same article that the Sun and Post reported upon.

For what I am sure is the 100th time the vagina needs no cleaning and the vulva needs very little.

OK. As Dr. Gunter is a board certified in OB/GYN in both the United States and Canada, I’m not going to argue with her position upon the medical necessity of women’s “personal hygiene.” I will point out, however, the civilized societies long ago grew past medically necessary or advisable as the sole criteria for hygienic practices. Things such as regular – normally daily – bathing, antiperspirants, deodorants, and such are not medically necessary or even advisable actually. They are, however, part of what makes civilized living … civilized.

This being the case, it should come as no surprise that I, and I believe most men and probably the vast majority of lesbian and bisexual women, think Dr. Gunter’s opinion stinks worse than her vagina.

What’s worse is that, like the majority of the modern sort of Feminists, Dr. Gunter took what was a valid and quite good opinion and made it untenable and hard to stomach through her extremism and delusions of oppression by men. I mean, sure, I have no doubts whatsoever that there are a plethora of specialized products – e.g., Gunter’s current pet peeves, Goop’s Jade Eggs and the vaginal use of Vicks VapoRub – that capitalize on- and profit from women’s insecurities about their vaginas. That doesn’t mean Gunter should forgo basic, polite hygiene and then man-bash the guys who find her lady-parts repugnant. It certainly doesn’t mean that she should create and manage a forum where you proselytize to other women that should also do this.  Her doing so calls all her other advice into question and may well lead to poorer outcomes.

Related Reading:

Marks & Remarks: Inspirations to Live By
Nasty Women: Feminism, Resistance, and Revolution in Trump's America
The Big Coloring Book of Vaginas
Case Studies in Dental Hygiene (3rd Edition)
Healing the Soul of a Woman Study Guide: How to Overcome Your Emotional Wounds

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DNC Strategy Meeting

Selling Stinking Shit Is Actually EasyDNC Strategy Meeting

You would think that the image above aptly described how the DNC was dealing with having Hillary Clinton as the Nominee for POTUS. You would likely expect the image to be a near perfect allegory for a DNC strategy meeting about the 2016 elections.

The sad irony is that such expectations are unfounded and in all likelihood erroneous. Given the DNC’s control over- or hegemony with the Lamestream media and the fact that Hillary’s campaign is predicated upon gender politics, and that the Blacks don’t fight their traces, such meeting are actually unlikely to have happened.

Even sadder is the likelihood that, if such a meeting occurred, it was the RNC holding it, not the DNC. Given their fear of Donald Trump – or any other “interloper” – they’re the ones most likely to have been trying to figure out how to sell Hillary to the voters. 🙁

Related Reading:

#StillWithHer : Hillary Rodham Clinton and the Moments That Sparked a Movement
Feminists Don't Wear Pink and Other Lies: Amazing Women on What the F-Word Means to Them
Hillary the Other Woman
America : A Patriotic Primer
What You Should Know About Politics . . . But Don't: A Nonpartisan Guide to the Issues That Matter

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Distilling Hillary 2016

Distilling what there is of Hillary Clinton’s 2016 presidential election campaign is difficult because its very thinness and simplicity makes one want to find or manufacture depth for it that just doesn’t exist.

It's The Cunt's Turn
Why Hillary in 2016? Because It’s The Cunt’s Turn!

Essentially, Hillary has but a single plank to her platform, that she’s a cunt, it’s her turn, and men should just shut up and give her the position.

And yes, I said “Cunt,” not “Woman” because her platform and political identity is solely based on her having a vagina. Hence, she IS a vagina and crude and unpleasant one at that and nothing more than that. I suppose I could have said “Womb” but, given her age and poor reproductive history, and her Feminist ideology, that would be horrifically offensive to all the normal, right-thinking, American women.

Related Reading:

A Well-Behaved Woman: A Novel of the Vanderbilts
Identity: The Demand for Dignity and the Politics of Resentment
America: A Narrative History (Brief Tenth Edition)  (Vol. 1)
Cunts I Want to Punch in the Face: Blank Lined Journal
Women Who Run with the Wolves: Myths and Stories of the Wild Woman Archetype

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