“Why is it socially acceptable — as a form of entertainment — for men to put on dresses, make up and high heels and act out every offensive stereotype of women (bitchy, catty, dumb, slutty, etc.) — but it is not socially acceptable — as a form of entertainment — for a white person to put on blackface and act out offensive stereotypes of African Americans?”
I think the correct liberal answer is, “Because you’re a racist.” But then, that’s pretty much the all-purpose liberal response to any question they don’t have an answer to.
On a related note, a Women’s college recently canceled a performance of The Vajayjay Monologues, ostensibly so as not to offend transgendereds, but actually because social justice warriors are just completely bloody insane. [Read more…]