As I’ve noted in my last two posts, Lisa Anderson of Focus on the Family teaches modern Christian women that “actively pursuing marriage” means:
Praying for a husband.
Talking about wanting a
In her book The Dating Manifesto: A Drama-Free Plan for Pursuing Marriage with Purpose, Lisa Anderson explains why she didn’t start considering marriage until she was 30. As
The problem with conservationism is that it isn’t rooted in anything real, anything solid. This leaves conservatives grasping for anything they can claim as “traditional” in opposition to the
The Other McCain has a post up about a woman (Julia Baugher) whose profession is giving life advice, even though her own life is an absolute train-wreck. The post
Feminism is ironically founded on an unshakable faith in the benevolence of men. This is implicit in (as just one example) the whole complaint about “rape culture”. Feminists
I’ve expressed this previously (most recently here), but it strikes me that this requires a separate post for reference purposes.
Dalrock’s Law of Feminism: Feminism is the assertion that men
3 Likewise, wives, be subject to your own husbands, so that even if some do not obey the word, they may be won without a word by the conduct of
Commenter constrainedlocus observes:
I’m still digesting all of this, but I think one question that I have is what are men really thinking in these commensurate age groups? Even if these
After several years of interruption I’m finally able to pull never married data by race and age again via the U.S. Census CPS data tool. This first chart uses
While women like Faith Moore and Sheila Gregoire deny women’s temptation to compete for men’s sexual attention, complementarian feminists admit that this is going on but blame it on the
From Faith Moore at PJ Media:
A California school district recently announced that they are doing away with their dress code. Alameda Unified School District says that students may now wear
There are a few other points of interest in the chart I shared in my last post. First is that the early gap in never married rates closes until
The primary risk of the feminist strategy to delay marriage is that once a cohort of women finally reach their late twenties/early thirties and is ready to switch from Alpha
Cane Caldo shared a video from a local newscast:
Notice how this story demonstrates the two primal feminist desires that work cross purpose:
Be (like) one of the guys (experience manly pride)
I decided to take another crack at the marital status data by race and ethnicity that I shared on Friday. Instead of creating multiple charts for each group, I
I stumbled upon some new marital status data over at the US Census, and thought I’d share the charty goodness. First up is the median age of marriage, going
In my last post I offered an example of alpha widowhood. Marrying such a woman represents a real danger for men, and the risk of this is greatly increased
Huffington Post had an article last week about Amy Schumer’s 6 month wedding anniversary: Amy Schumer Celebrates Marriage Milestone With A Fart Joke, Of Course
The comedian marked their half-year anniversary
Cane Caldo notes:
The rebuttals here are hilarious, and fall into two camps.
1. To some people the idea of “man pursues, woman responds” is so important to the arguer that he
Commenter thedeti wrote in response to A shortage doesn’t indicate a buyer’s market.
I seem to remember Cane Caldo saying something like this.
I had Cane’s comments in mind when I wrote
8 When the king’s order and edict had been proclaimed, many young women were brought to the citadel of Susa and put under the care of Hegai. Esther also was
One comment I see from fathers with surprising regularity is that their unmarried daughter is in a great position to find a husband because she’s not remotely interested in the
From where else but the Daily Mail: Divorcée, 47, seeking romance on dating agency which promised the ‘crème de la crème of bachelors’ WINS £13,000 in court battle after
Check out Fabius Maximus’ milestone post on the gender wars: See how women’s calculus of marriage shapes America
The women of Generation X came as close as humanly possible to
Bnonn writes in his most recent post:
Moreover, unlike Dalrock, I see exactly the analogy Doug draws from runaway slaves (Dt. 23:15), and I agree that its general equity applies here.
Note: This started as a comment, but I think the point is worth making in a post so I’m doing so here.
Commenter Hmm wrote:
Wilson’s original post concerned a man that
Shiela Gregoire and her fellow Christian Feminists are putting complementarians on notice. Recently she retweeted a call for male allies to fight the patriarchy:
This thread will break your heart. We
Back in July Pastor Doug Wilson published a post titled: On a Wife Deciding to Leave Her Husband. In this post Wilson referred to 1 Cor 7:10 (NIV):
In The Death of Christian Britain Callum Brown explains that the evangelical narrative in Britain in from the 1800s until the collapse in the 1960s was that if a woman’s
In The Death of Christian Britain Callum Brown argues that contrary to the accepted narrative Christianity did not steadily decline in Britain as a result of urbanization and industrialization, but
Secular historian Callum Brown investigated Christian literature and found that around 1700 a new narrative appeared, where women were “the angel of the house”. As he explained in
I offered this as a comment over at Instapundit, in response to a post on the impending sexbot revolution.
Time is the modern woman’s real enemy here, with technology merely enhancing
Complementarianism is distinguished from egalitarianism for the most part not by the feminist conclusions they draw, but by the method they use to get there. Both have adopted all
In Manhood Restored, Pastor Matt Chandler explains that toxic masculinity comes from male shame:
…men are prone to shame. If anyone knew how often men, without question, think they’re not good
The #metoo era is dangerous because the rules of what is permissable are very quickly changing. This is especially dangerous for complementarians because complementarians earn their living in the
As I noted the other day, the latest incarnation of ugly feminism is women claiming to have dicks. The BBC has jumped on this trend with an article titled Big
As I’ve noted before Complementarians use an especially cynical term to deny headship. The term is servant leader, and while the individual words are right, the meaning of the
Lori Alexander quoted my post as well as many of the replies in her recent post What Men Thought of My Viral Post. One woman responded to this most
Earlier this week Pastor Doug Wilson published a post titled: On a Wife Deciding to Leave Her Husband. What most readers likely won’t notice is that Wilson has
Note: I don’t think I’ve ever reposted a previous blog post before, but with the Christian feminist outrage over Lori Alexander’s sensible advice to young Christian women on how
The Federalist is outraged at blatant Christian legalism when it comes to selecting a spouse: Women Prefer Physically Fit Men With Good Jobs And No Criminal Record
Recently, there have been
Lori Alexander set the Christian Feminists clucking with her recent post Men Prefer Debt-Free Virgins Without Tattoos. The furious response was entirely predictable precisely because what Lori wrote is
Advertisers often sell us aspirational views of ourselves. They sell us our own dreams. One of our greatest collective aspirations is for women to become like men.
From The Seven Stages of a Woman‘s Scorn:
Speaking just for myself, I’m sure I was open-hearted at one point, but I can’t for the life of me remember when that
The Chicago Tribune has an article about a woman who stabbed a man on a city bus and then followed him (with her knife) when he got off the bus.
I watched part of the first episode of the new season of Luke Cage the other day. Misty Knight and Colleen Wing were in the lead up to the
3 Wives, likewise, be submissive to your own husbands, that even if some do not obey the word, they, without a word, may be won by the conduct of their
In modern Christian theology, the wife’s vagina is God’s messenger. If a woman isn’t sexually attracted to her husband it is a sign of God’s displeasure in her husband.
As I wrote back in 2015, Sheila Gregoire is clearly obsessed with sex and deeply conflicted about it. When it comes to sex she and her readers have one foot
Sheila Gregoire has a post about a twitter fight she and another Christian feminist (Julie Anne) had with a complementarian Southern Baptist pastor (Steve Camp). Sheila and Julie Anne