Rhianna the happy single girl

I’m very impressed with her recent interview, it really is quite admirable. What she says about casual sex and the empty unfulfilled nature of that, especially. Take that hookup culture! Check it out: These days, Rihanna isn’t playing the field or doing the casual sex thing: “If I wanted to I would completely do that. I am going to […]

China’s efficiency

When I heard Justin Trudeau give that speech about China being admirable I was absolutely sick to my stomach. Not even kidding. My grandparents moved to Hong Kong to get away from the efficiency he praises so highly. I’m fairly sure my mom’s nine siblings would not exist today, my dad’s three siblings would not […]

“I love you, but choose our child, and I want a divorce.”

I’m just trying to picture this conversation between a husband and wife. Wife delivers baby, they discover baby Leo has down syndrome. And she gives husband an ultimatum, “choose to stay with me, or choose to leave with the baby”. She doesn’t even touch the baby after carrying him in her womb for nine months, […]

A feminist against abortion

It is time someone wrote this! http://www.cnn.com/2015/01/22/opinion/bachiochi-abortion-roe-v-wade/ Key points I liked: –  Abortion betrays women by having us believe that we must become like men — that is, not pregnant — to achieve parity with them, professionally, socially, educationally. – Many men today would prefer to dedicate far more time and attention to their children than […]

Kids are expensive, and I have nothing

 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dt9-Ds9nuw4 This clip is so funny because he isn’t preachy or anything. He’s just awesome. I love this comedian, Jim Gaffigan. Discussions in the workplace about family and kids inevitably lead to “how many kids?? That’s so expensive!” It’s a thought I guess that is quite normal now. But I’m not so sure that this […]