Friday, January 4, 2013

READ Maggie Gallagher's Final Sad Column

The She-Hater wrote her final column called, This I Believe: The Farewell to Optimism

Here is a part of this mess:
"Without a powerful ideal of masculinity that points men toward marriage and fatherhood, more and more young men are deciding the hard work of becoming marriageable is not worth it: Porn, beer, video games with the guys, freedom and fleeting sexual encounters are good enough.

The most urgent overlooked need is the deep need of boys for masculine ideals. If civilization refuses to provide any, porn and video-game makers will step in to fill the gap.

Why should young men work hard to become protectors and defenders of women and children when American culture -- and women -- tells them they are not needed in either role?"
To read the rest, go here


Bob said...

Goodbye and good riddance. Her pathetic commentary and outdated beliefs need a good long rest.

R.J. said...

If I had a choice between living and supporting someone like Gallagher and video games, I'll take the keyboard every time.

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