Georgina: "It feels like more and more, there's this kind of retrograde anti-feminism going on where women embrace being vapid twits. I don't know where it's coming from, but I'm ready for it to stop."
Georgina: "I'm not sure these women would be offended by my saying they've "embrace[d] being vapid twits", because it seems clear that's exactly what they're doing. The second line of their about page sets their aims quite neatly: "hailed as Sex and the City meets ESPN". Vapidity is their niche, man. And they're riding that niche for all the attention it's worth, all the way to a deal with CBC. Suggesting this site is for women is a misdirection. It's designed to pander to men. And it does it in the most tee hee, sports are haaard, gender essentialist way possible. "
Georgina: "There's lots of things that bother other people that I'm fine with, but this is something that bothers me, and especially so in the larger context of pop culture in the last decade or so and how there seems to be this resurgence in the idea that the best way for a woman to get ahead is to be superficial and downplay her intelligence and pander to men."
Georgina: "In an ideal world, feminism would be about a woman being whoever she wants, and that includes embracing her vapid twitness if she so chooses."
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