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There is no one reaction to harassment

I  have a piece at the Guardian's CIF about this whole Anthony Weiner business, and why, even though this is primarily about attacking Weiner because he's a fighter, this fits into a larger pattern of right wing abuse of sexy young women for the  high crime of being intellectually independent…

I Wish I Was A Mysteriously Tweeted Weiner

There's something to be said for the predicted "normal" response to events.  It provides a comfortable frame of reference for people who were in no way affected by events to process what's happening to you; it also provides a template for shitty actors to mimic in movies rather than actually…

Rep. Weiner harassed, NY Times says his skirt was too short

Hope you guys had a great holiday weekend!  For those who checked out of following the internets for a few days, lucky you!  You missed the Democratic Penis That Wasn't.  There was a minor frenzy of excitement when Andrew Breitbart started galumping about how Rep. Anthony Weiner of New York…

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