Porn and Feminism

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Porn and Feminism
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Wed, 01-26-2011 - 4:05pm

Here's an interesting video of Dr Laura Berman with Oprah with a discussion about porn and feminism with someone who called into the show:

Caller:

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Registered: 12-05-2006
Thu, 01-27-2011 - 1:19pm

"They [men] wander the earth seeking satisfaction, craving and despising, never content. There is nothing in that anguished motion for women to envy.... It is woman's destiny

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Registered: 05-04-2007
Thu, 01-27-2011 - 2:06pm

I thought that of all the quotes listed here

Seemed like she's talking out of both sides of her head

Good distraction frees us from emotional pain, bad distraction gives you a mouth full of whizz. ~~~ Guru Tugginmypudha
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Registered: 12-05-2006
Thu, 01-27-2011 - 3:39pm

When starting with raw emotions that range between

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Registered: 02-06-2007
Fri, 01-28-2011 - 10:08am

I think that there is a subtle point that she is trying to make here. I think that her tendency to be provocative can be distracting and obscuring at times.

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Registered: 12-05-2006
Fri, 01-28-2011 - 11:35am

My two best friends are outspoken anti-theists and I am an outspoken theist (with friends only) so it doesn't surprise me that those two would get on so well.

My philosophy is that I still have 90% in common with my friends and

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Registered: 02-06-2007
Fri, 01-28-2011 - 11:45am

Amen!