David Futrelle examines Register-Her.com

Over at Man Boobz, David Futrelle takes a look at the site Register-Her.com. He’s absolutely right that the site is creepy as hell. It seems that it’s owner is trying to make it into a kind of sex offender registry for women he doesn’t like. With one main difference: sex offender registries include people convicted in a court of law.



David Futrelle on Homophobia at A Voice For Men

Futrelle is spot on with his commentary on the use of the derogatory term “mangina”:

Consider: The site’s slur of choice for men who aren’t raging misogynists is, you may recall, “mangina,” an insult that pulls off a veritable trifecta of bigotry, being homophobic, transphobic, and misogynistic all at once. It’s telling that Elam et al can’t really think of a worse insult than to suggest that men they don’t like are effeminate not-quite-men with feminized genitalia.

The piece deserves to be read in it’s entirety here.