Category Archives: Commentary

The Shameless Prudes:

… a wry but true name for a social action network whose time is long overdue: (c) 2014, Davd When a teen-aged girl comes to church wearing a mini-skirt, and panty-hose of a colour i remember as approximately what highway … Continue reading

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Moncton, Mayerthorpe, madness, and misandry:

How Not to Advance Your Cause—and a Better Alternative: (c) 2014, Davd The 70th Anniversary of D-Day was pushed out of first place in the Atlantic CBC news by a multiple murder—all of whose victims were police. For a whole … Continue reading

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Vignettes of Female Volatility and Violence:

.. We men have a fair claim to be the Gentler Sex: (c) 2014, Davd When people talk about fury and violence, an expression often used is “stirring up a hornets’ nest.” How many of the people who say that, … Continue reading

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Enter Androcentrism…

It’s been a long time—too long a time. (c) 2013, Davd The notion that a man, a real, anatomically complete man with healthy normal human male physiology, should declare himself Feminist, is not merely absurd. It is a form of … Continue reading

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The “Women’s Privilege Pledge?”:

Just What Part of Equal Protection Don’t You Understand? (c) 2013, Davd “Once upon a time, not so very long ago,” in many kingdoms by the sea, the landlocked Swiss Confederation1 (and after 1790, the Republics of France and the … Continue reading

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Debunking Mother Nature

(c) 2013, Davd “Mother Nature” has been personified as such, for much longer than i have been alive. Some would probably contend that the Goddess[es] whose religions are older than even Judaism (making them about twice as old as Christianity—or … Continue reading

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The Road to Heaven and Hell

Anonymous \The Road to Heaven and Hell A Métis Folk-Tale with some Christian roots. A man and his favourite dog were walking along a road. The man was enjoying the scenery, when it suddenly occurred to him that he was … Continue reading

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Eat, Pray, Love (book review)

Eat, Pray,Love: One Woman’s Search for Everything Across Italy, India, and Indonesia. New York: Penguin, 2007. Review (c) 2013, Davd I acquired this book as i acquire many books, at the Public Library table where they sell off books deleted … Continue reading

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Making New Year’s Resolutions for 2013?

(c) 2012, Davd Let me start right out by saying, that if you’re not the kind of man to make New Year’s Resolutions, don’t take this post as a “nag” to make one this New Year’s. Many have been the … Continue reading

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The Princess Syndrome

  (Why—and how?—to forestall it) (c) 2012, Davd Since i mentioned the Princess Syndrome in my last post, this is a handy time to write something about the syndrome itself, and its unrealism, here on Everyman. Though quite distinct from … Continue reading

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