Jezebel http://mrc.org/taxonomy/term/21870/all en Fem Site: Mayweather ‘Bats**t Insane’ for Leaving Ex for Aborting Twins http://mrc.org/articles/fem-site-mayweather-batst-insane-leaving-ex-aborting-twins <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Boxer claims he’s against ‘killing babies.’ </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/katie-yoder-0">Katie Yoder</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>He’s popular, famous, the world’s <a href="http://espn.go.com/boxing/story/_/id/10863691/floyd-mayweather-earn-least-32-million-saturday-fight">highest paid athlete</a> – and pro-life? Cue the media backlash.<img height="300" width="300" src="/sites/default/files/uploads/images/2014/april/sono.JPG" style="float: right;" />&nbsp;</p><div class='signature'><p>— Katie Yoder is Staff Writer, Joe and Betty Anderlik Fellow in Culture and Media at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/@k_yoder" target="_blank">Follow Katie Yoder on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/fem-site-mayweather-batst-insane-leaving-ex-aborting-twins" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles Culture and Media Institute Life Floyd Mayweather Jezebel Thu, 01 May 2014 17:01:38 +0000 mike.ciandella 46143 at http://mrc.org Liberal Civility: Cardinal Is ‘Bullsh*tter,’ ‘Blowhard’ on Gay Marriage http://mrc.org/articles/liberal-civility-cardinal-bullshtter-blowhard-gay-marriage <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Jezebel Attacks Dolan over gay marriage remarks. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/katie-yoder-0">Katie Yoder</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>It’s hardly a shock that the paragons of class at Jezebel hate the Catholic Church, what with its rules and morality and stuff. But shouldn’t people who write for a living be able to come up with a better epithet for a Church cardinal than “Catholic Bullshitter?” Is that the best enlightened progressives can do?<img width="265" height="153" style="float: right;" src="http://assets.nydailynews.com/polopoly_fs/1.1534537.1385961673!/img/httpImage/image.jpg_gen/derivatives/landscape_635/dolan2n-1-web.jpg" /></p><div class='signature'><p>— Katie Yoder is Staff Writer, Joe and Betty Anderlik Fellow in Culture and Media at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/@k_yoder" target="_blank">Follow Katie Yoder on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/liberal-civility-cardinal-bullshtter-blowhard-gay-marriage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles Culture and Media Institute Faith Family Politics Cardinal Dolan Doug Barry Gay Marriage Jezebel Meet the Press Mon, 02 Dec 2013 18:55:51 +0000 mike.ciandella 45056 at http://mrc.org Jezebel, The 'Mainstream' of Feminism http://mrc.org/bozells-column/jezebel-mainstream-feminism <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/l-brent-bozell-iii">L. Brent Bozell III</a> </div> </div> </div> <p> Feminism isn't just a brutal philosophy for millions of unborn children. It's brutal on the Internet. Take the website Jezebel.com, a reference to the prophetess in the Book of Revelation who was "teaching and beguiling my servants to practice immorality."<br /> <br /> This summer, a Catholic priest in Gainesville, Virginia took to Facebook to help find an adoptive home for an unborn child with Down syndrome. It spurred a little press boomlet when hundreds of people called or e-mailed the church, volunteering to raise the child.</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/bozells-column/jezebel-mainstream-feminism" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bozell's Column News Analysis Division Anna Holmes Feminism Jezebel Mon, 04 Nov 2013 17:18:04 +0000 tim.graham 44864 at http://mrc.org ‘Book of Jezebel’: Kids are ‘Side Effect of Sex’ and Other Definitions http://mrc.org/articles/book-jezebel-kids-are-side-effect-sex-and-other-definitions <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Ugly selfishness and scorn in dictionary of liberal feminism. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/katie-yoder-0">Katie Yoder</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>If there were a book dedicated to Jezebel in the Bible, the story might somewhat resemble the new feminist book, “The Book of Jezebel:” encouraging worship of false idols and ending up as a corpse left to the dogs. <img src="http://media.npr.org/assets/bakertaylor/covers/t/the-book-of-jezebel/9781455502806_custom-fbad74a86af2d77726e0e1ac18ac5ed2c9545027-s6-c30.jpg" style="float: right;" height="275" width="220" /></p><div class='signature'><p>— Katie Yoder is Staff Writer, Joe and Betty Anderlik Fellow in Culture and Media at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/@k_yoder" target="_blank">Follow Katie Yoder on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/book-jezebel-kids-are-side-effect-sex-and-other-definitions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles Culture and Media Institute Faith Family Health Life Politics AbortionBillboards Book of Jezebel family Feminism Jezebel Fri, 25 Oct 2013 15:20:28 +0000 mike.ciandella 44804 at http://mrc.org Jezebel: ‘Many’ Told to Save Virginity for Jesus, ‘Married Penis Divine’ http://mrc.org/articles/jezebel-many-told-save-virginity-jesus-married-penis-divine <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The feminist site keeps it classy. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/katie-yoder-0">Katie Yoder</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Bravo to Jezebel, the ultra-liberal feminist site, for addressing the ongoing virginity epidemic. When there are reports of girls graduating high school and even entering college without having had sex, only Jezebel’s Laura Beck has had the courage to stand up and scream “Stop the Madness!”&nbsp; <img src="http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/6/68/John_Henry_Frederick_Bacon_-_The_wedding_morning.jpg" style="float: right;" height="161" width="225" /></p><div class='signature'><p>— Katie Yoder is Staff Writer, Joe and Betty Anderlik Fellow in Culture and Media at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/@k_yoder" target="_blank">Follow Katie Yoder on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/jezebel-many-told-save-virginity-jesus-married-penis-divine" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles Culture and Media Institute Jezebel Virginity Wed, 09 Oct 2013 18:28:20 +0000 mike.ciandella 44679 at http://mrc.org Fem Site Showcases Illegal Abortionist http://mrc.org/articles/fem-site-showcases-illegal-abortionist <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Jezebel writer: ‘I Help Women, and I Could Go to Jail for It’ </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/katie-yoder-0">Katie Yoder</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>With the tide of popular opinion and state law running against them, abortion absolutists are turning to saviors (<a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/nets-give-pro-abortion-wendy-davis-3-times-coverage-entire-gosnell-trial">Wendy “Pink Tennis Shoes” Davis</a>) and martyrs like the one profiled recently on the ultra-feminist liberal site Jezebel.&nbsp; <img width="275" height="208" style="float: right;" src="http://www.publicdomainfiles.com/images_view/53/13526946615346.jpg" /></p><div class='signature'><p>— Katie Yoder is Staff Writer, Joe and Betty Anderlik Fellow in Culture and Media at the Media Research Center. <a href="http://www.twitter.com/@k_yoder" target="_blank">Follow Katie Yoder on Twitter.</a></p></div><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/fem-site-showcases-illegal-abortionist" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles Culture and Media Institute Life abortifacients Abortion Jezebel Tue, 17 Sep 2013 19:18:31 +0000 mike.ciandella 44508 at http://mrc.org Media Company Won’t Run Clinic Ad; Abortion Fans Howl http://mrc.org/articles/media-company-wont-run-clinic-ad-abortion-fans-howl <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Clear Channel under fire for refusing to advertise new abortion mill. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/lauren-enk">Lauren Enk</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>It’s hard to make a baby-killing business sound nice; but the ad for “South Wind Women’s Center” in Wichita, Kansas, did its best, painting the abortion clinic as a “healthcare” center instead of a death mill for unborn babies. Apparently, Clear Channel Communications, a mass media company, wasn’t fooled and <a href="http://www.lifenews.com/2013/07/10/clear-channel-cancels-wichita-kansas-abortion-clinics-tv-ad/">refused to air an ad</a> for the Southwind. Lefties in the media and abortion industry immediately cried foul. </p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/media-company-wont-run-clinic-ad-abortion-fans-howl" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles Culture and Media Institute Life Media Abortion Clear Channel Jezebel Fri, 26 Jul 2013 18:54:16 +0000 matt.philbin 44117 at http://mrc.org Jezebel: Down Syndrome Babies ‘Live Terrible Lives’ http://mrc.org/articles/jezebel-down-syndrome-babies-live-terrible-lives <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Wacky feminist site complains about saving child. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/katie-yoder-0">Katie Yoder</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>There are some lives not worth living, and a Down Syndrome baby is one of them – at least, according to Jezebel’s latest article.</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/jezebel-down-syndrome-babies-live-terrible-lives" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles Culture and Media Institute Faith Family Life Abortion child Jezebel life Fri, 12 Jul 2013 17:23:00 +0000 dan.gainor 44009 at http://mrc.org Jezebel Praises UK’s Rise in Abortions http://mrc.org/articles/jezebel-praises-uks-rise-abortions <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Site claims reasons for abortion don’t matter, as long as more women getting them. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/kristine-marsh">Kristine Marsh</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Abortion is often a polarizing issue, but even the average pro-choicer would agree that it is a morally difficult issue to deal with. Not the “Shiny Happy Ladies” of Jezebel. The site, which says it’s about “Celebrity, Sex, Fashion for Women,” is relishing the fact that, in the U.K., more married women are choosing abortion instead of motherhood.<img src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium_280_x_158/images/Ultrasound_lores_0.jpg" style="float: right;" width="250" height="158" />&nbsp; </p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/jezebel-praises-uks-rise-abortions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles Culture and Media Institute Life Politics Abortion Jezebel Thu, 28 Feb 2013 19:54:32 +0000 matt.philbin 42784 at http://mrc.org Ads So Vulgar Even Lefties are Offended? http://mrc.org/articles/ads-so-vulgar-even-lefties-are-offended <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Playtex campaign’s cheap sex jokes fall flat. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/kristine-marsh">Kristine Marsh</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><span style="font-size: small;">A new ad campaign from feminine hygiene brand “Playtex” has people upset on both the right and left. Playtex’s “Fresh + Sexy” ads aim to “help you freshen up before and after sex, so you’re ready for whatever comes next,” according to the <a href="http://www.freshandsexy.com/?gclid=CMDB9qfPuLUCFe1lOgodN0oAng">campaign’s website</a>.</span>&nbsp; </p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/ads-so-vulgar-even-lefties-are-offended" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles Culture and Media Institute Family Advertisements HuffPo Jezebel Playtex Fri, 15 Feb 2013 16:29:39 +0000 matt.philbin 42650 at http://mrc.org Tick-Tock: Jezebel Calculates Best Age for Abortion http://mrc.org/articles/tick-tock-jezebel-calculates-best-age-abortion <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Jezebel’s Erin Gloria Ryan lists the pros and cons of abortion according to age. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/katie-yoder">Katie Yoder</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Forget your biological clock, ladies. Here’s another internal timer set to ring: the abortion alarm. Just for you, <i>Jezebel’s</i> Erin Gloria Ryan confirms that 25-years-old is the perfect age for an abortion.<img src="http://phil.cdc.gov/PHIL_Images/04182000/00005/Ultrasound_lores.jpg" style="float: right;" height="213" width="283" />&nbsp; </p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/tick-tock-jezebel-calculates-best-age-abortion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles Culture and Media Institute Life Abortion Erin Gloria Ryan Jezebel Thu, 07 Feb 2013 14:30:03 +0000 matt.philbin 42540 at http://mrc.org Liberal Websites Bash Steven Crowder for Not Having Pre-Marital Sex http://mrc.org/articles/liberal-websites-bash-steven-crowder-not-having-pre-marital-sex <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Call his story the ‘stupidest Fox News column ever.’ </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/lauren-thompson">Lauren Thompson</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Waiting to have sex until marriage? How 19<sup>th</sup> Century! According to liberal websites like “Jezebel” and “The Stir,” saving oneself for marriage is too old and out-dated for this “progressive” world we live in.</p><p>Cue outrage from liberal mouthpieces when Steven Crowder, a conservative commentator and Fox News contributor, <a href="http://www.foxnews.com/opinion/2012/09/14/staying-celibate-before-marriage-was-best-thing-ive-ever-done/">published&nbsp;his testimony</a> on why he remained celibate until marriage.</p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/liberal-websites-bash-steven-crowder-not-having-pre-marital-sex" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles Culture and Media Institute Faith Family abstinence Fox Jezebel sex Steven Crowder Fri, 28 Sep 2012 20:00:27 +0000 matt.philbin 41372 at http://mrc.org