I Always Wondered What Happened To The 40-Year-Old Virgin: He Moved To Toontown

Maybe it’s because I live with my two daughters, my wife, and my mother-in-law, but I think that a guy expressing anti-women sentiments is like a guy bitching about the Roughriders in Taylor Field. No sense in complaining: it’s going to go on around you whether you like it or not.

That’s not going to stop some people, though. Especially if the women in question don’t behave the way the misanthrope expects them to.

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Author: Stephen LaRose

2006 winner of the Canadian Association of University Teachers's Award of Excellence in Journalism for a bunch of prairie dog stuff. Invited into the best homes in Regina. Once.

3 thoughts on “I Always Wondered What Happened To The 40-Year-Old Virgin: He Moved To Toontown”

  1. I’m curious how an erosion of privileged status is equivalent to a loss of rights. To say that Canada is the most dangerous place for men and that men are somehow persecuted to the extent that black, First Nation, and LGBT communities/groups are/have been is just ridiculous. I don’t see our government going out of their way to starve male children for the sake of observing its effects; I don’t see men being lynched for the sake of being male; I don’t see men being killed, bullied, or exiled from their families merely because they are male.

    It’s time for some men to realize that not all feminists are Andrea Dworkin. Attacking every feminist you see out of some perceived slight towards your sense of manhood rather than bringing a cool head, reason, and facts will only obscure the discussion and paint you as a loony not worth regarding. Nobody wants to argue with an asshole who is only interested in pushing their own point-of-view as the only legitimate one.

  2. “I’m curious how an erosion of privileged status is equivalent to a loss of rights.”

    This, this, a thousand times this.

    Establishing rights for the disenfranchised does not remove the rights of the establishment. If anything, it strengthens them. Rights are not a zero-sum game.

  3. I often wonder if the males making anti-women comments isn’t because they secretly want to be women. Isn’t that the logic for homophobics? They really are gay? Then it works this way too, guys who are anti-women really want to be women.

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