It’s Time to Man Up
One hundred years ago, American women were jailed, beaten, tortured and force-fed; all because they believed they deserved the right to vote. One hundred years later, we can factually demonstrate that American women are the most educated, liberated, empowered and powerful women in all of human history.
I just watched “Wedding Crashers” last night, a wildly popular feel-good movie about two guys spending every weekend tricking women into having sex with them. The tricking-women-into-sex theme was the hot-topic of every sitcom there for a while, from “Friends” to “How I Met Your Mother.”
It was sometime in 2006 that I remember sitting on my sofa, watching George Galloway pretend to be a cat. Enthralling and disturbing in equal measure though it was, (poor Rula) it was not what struck me about the man. Lodged in my mind far more firmly are the comments he made regarding…