macadamiapie
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macadamiapie
Feb 13 2018
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I’m sorry you went through that, and I do agree with you. My point has gotten a bit lost. It’s the lack of understanding and rhetoric around the issue that prevents women from leaving the situations. The experience is severely psychologically damaging and the lack of understanding from well-meaning people is an Read more

Feb 13 2018
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I’m so sorry you went through and I 100% agree, the strong woman talk is not helpful. It’s a lonely experience.

Feb 13 2018
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Perhaps, but most say they couldn’t make sense of the red flags in relation to the perfect and devoted person the abuser pretended to be.

Feb 13 2018
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I’ve been through it and I’ve been volunteering in a shelter for awhile now. I respectfully disagree, and I’m sorry that you had this experience growing up.

Feb 13 2018
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Women stay in abusive relationships due to the cognitive dissonance caused by traumatic bonding. It’s not really fair to place it on patriarchal conditioning, it demeans the strong women and not so strong women we are trying to defend. Read more

Dec 21 2017
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Using the phrase, dumb cunt, is embracing what you just condemned.

Dec 21 2017
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I don’t think he has anything to publicly apologize for either. If he feels bad about his behavior, I’m sure a private call to the ones subjected to his dirty mouth would be more appreciated. Read more

Nov 9 2017
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Gawker/Jezebel has a history of making up stories about celebrities. Has everyone forgotten how Richard Lawson was ordered by Nick Denton to continually and falsely accuse James Franco of being a gay rapist? I’m aware that Nick Denton doesn’t own Gawker/Jezebel anymore, but the culture could still persist. I love Read more

Nov 8 2017
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I would think the husband talked them out of it. They generally feel pretty bad/guilty after being caught. My opinion is based on seeing similar but less spectacle-like situations happen.

Nov 3 2017
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I assumed it was a woman too. I usually try to question my biases, but not this time. : )

Nov 2 2017
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I was asking for clarification, nothing else. She’s an artist, she can do whatever she likes.

Nov 1 2017
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Sorry! I got caught up in your second sentence, and I didn’t quite know what it meant in regards to my question for the elusive CULTACON.