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That Sexist Macy’s Parade

November 27th, 2010, Promulgated by Bernie

From the daily newsfeed of the  National Catholic Register

Nov 26, 2010 04:22 pm

By Danielle Bean

Do you watch the annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Parade? What’s your favorite part? The corny commentators? The baton twirlers? The teeny-bop music? Or … all those giant sexist balloons? You see, Mr. Potato Head isn’t just a fun character and an amusing part of the traditional holiday festivity. He’s an inflatable symbol of the oppression of little girls …

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3 Responses to “That Sexist Macy’s Parade”

  1. avatar Faithful says:

    With all due respect, why do you waste valuable blog space with feminist drivel like this?

    Of all the things you could blog on, why even give the feminists attention, even if it is to critique them? They are like little children- they just want attention, even if it is negative attention.

  2. avatar Bill B. says:

    We should at least be aware of this, not be excited about it since it is idiotic. The article is right on target with the fact that the creatures are only current “rage.” Nothing wrong with equality when it associates itself with “most male felmale issues” where talent or ability affect outcome for all. This is a bit over the top though. I object the red chinese creatures. How about that?

  3. avatar Scott W. says:

    I didn’t see any ballons of black cartoon characters either. Must be a Tea Party plot. Was there a ballon of a guy with a 9mm in a drop holster carrying a “Time to water the tree of liberty!” sign? 🙂


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