I don’t know if I’m the only one, but often self-proclaimed feminists give me an unfavourable impression of feminism. Feminism seems dominated by a mob mentality, and seems filled with angry, pearl-clutching women (the recent shirt-gate of Rosetta fame comes to mind). However, every once in awhile something happens that makes me think, you know what? Maybe there is a reason feminists are so easily offended.
I’m talking about the joke made by CFOX host Jeff O’Neil, who suggested guest host Chris Gailus ask Liberal leader Justin Trudeau whom he (Trudeau) would fuck, kill, or marry out of three prominent female Canadian political figures (Laureen Harper, Health Minister Rona Ambrose, and former governor general Michaëlle Jean) at a later interview.