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Fighting the Last War

jim39 Wrote: Apr 12, 2012 10:34 AM
Good one! Totally agree. She's getting creepy. Really creepy. But remember National Lampoon's (misogynistic) then/now categories for women? "Cute-as-a-button" became "fat as a cow?" "Sex kitten" became "mangy old cat?" "Exotic" became "bizarre?" Coulter has become the latter two. You can do the same thing Nat Lamp did - with men instead - and it's just as funny. Coulter, unfortunately, has put her finger in a lightsocket somewhere - and kept if there.
In a fast-changing world, a common mistake is to keep fighting the last war.

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