Courtney Stodden: Ain’t She America

Kim Kardashian was once asked if she knew what she was famous for. She replied, candidly and refreshingly, “I’m the girl with the big ass.” Some people might see that and lament the downfall of American civilization. I prefer to see the quintessential American story instead – parlaying nothing into a quite lucrative career. It don’t come much more entrepreneurial than that folks.

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Laissez les Bons Temps Rouler

Laissez les bons temps rouler

HAPPY MARDI GRAS - Laissez les bons temps rouler (Lazay-Lay Bon-Tom Roulay)

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Sex Wars: Mars + Venus = Division

Patriarchal Patriarchs

I’m told I’m a member of the patriarchy. I didn’t run for the job, win a contest, nor do much of anything really. It was enough to be born with patriarchal plumbing. Contrary to much of the commentary at places like I Blame the Patriarchy, I don’t get out of bed, stretch, and say, “I love the smell of sexism in the morning. I’m rarin’ to trod me down some wimmen folk today.”

I haven’t read the club’s newsletter lately and I’ve missed a few lodge meetings, but I don’t think that’s common for many of  my club mates either.

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