Re: RARA-AVIS: Racism and misogyny

Date: 12 Nov 2005

In a message dated 11/12/05 7:21:40 AM, writes:

> I'm sorry to say that the casual racism and misogyny
> of that time period taint the work for me, so  that I
> can't read it again, but that's another issue.
> ************
> You left out homophobia.
> Misogyny was a strong element of hardboiled and noir.
> Woman as betrayer goes back a long ways.  If Eve
> hadn't taken a bite out of that apple, we could all
> still be fat, dumb, and happy, chilling in the Garden.
> Damn women.    

my 3 year old little girl has been watching a lot of old Disney fairy tales lately. man, talk about stories having WOMAN ISSUES. every single one of them has some kind of evil witch or wicked stepmother in it. and lemme tellya, these bitches are loathsome

John Lau

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