FOX NEWS GUEST TELLS FEMALE HOST TO QUIT GET MARRIED HAVE BABIES AND THANK MEN

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    Suzanne Venker has written several books, makes regular TV appearances, and is a contributor to Fox News on-line.  ie....she works full time.   According to her own biography, she has two school aged children, and she argues that having "demanding careers and young children are incompatible."    In other words she's just another hypocritical self righteous woman who rakes in the money telling other women to give up their ambitions.    Feel free to ignore her advice.......she does.
     
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    The economy would grind to a halt if women took her advice enmasse.  Not only is her view impractical it flies in the face of what is a logical conclusion to a capitalist system in a country where the economy is powered by the consumer.  American women have spoken and they have decided that the former roles society deemed fit for women to occupy is no longer compatible for every woman.  Some women don't want to have to children, others want to establish their careers before having kids, some women want to have children and maintain their careers, still others are content to be homemakers.  And each is entitled their preference.  

     
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    "Fox News guest tells female host to quit, get married, have babies and ‘thank men’   "

    Except the Fox news guest did not tell the host ANY of these things...

    It is easy, just ignore the word "if" , and then you can get the faux outrage going..

    "My advice is, as the years go on and you find that you want, if you do, to get married and settle down, to understand time is going to be your greatest enemy,” Venker opined. “Not your husband, not men, not the government, not your employers. It’s time, there’s just not enough time in the day to do everything.”

    “So if you learn to embrace that side of yourself that isn’t about work,” she continued. “In other words, the nurturing side, the motherhood, all of that. It’s okay to let your husband bring home that full-time income so you can have more of a balanced life.”

    “And we should really be thanking men for this, not saying they’re in our way or not doing enough.”

    As to the point about "demanding careers and young children are incompatible." . Ask women about that issue;  it is extremely difficult and demanding...time is the issue, "there is not enough time to do everything"   . It is not a political question.

     
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    [QUTOE]And each is entitled their preference.[/QUOTE]

    Amen brother.

     

     
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    What is the matter with this guy? Women should have babies, THEN get married, maybe. Some day men will be forced to stay home and have babies just like women because we are all the same! Value diversity!

     
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    These are the same people complaining when poor women have too many babies and are unable to work...therefore, they become too dependent and gain too few employable skills.

    Someone referred to it as "right-wing social engineering"....

     

     

     
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    My advice is, as the years go on and you find that you want, if you do, to get married and settle down, to understand time is going to be your greatest enemy,” Venker opined. “Not your husband, not men, not the government, not your employers. It’s time, there’s just not enough time in the day to do everything.”

    “So if you learn to embrace that side of yourself that isn’t about work,” she continued. “In other words, the nurturing side, the motherhood, all of that. It’s okay to let your husband bring home that full-time income so you can have more of a balanced life.”

    “And we should really be thanking men for this, not saying they’re in our way or not doing enough.”

     

     

    She's not saying ALL women should take this advice, per the bolded words above. IF...IF you want to....IF YOU WANT TO

     
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    In response to andiejen's comment:
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    In response to MattyScornD's comment:
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    These are the same people complaining when poor women have too many babies and are unable to work...therefore, they become too dependent and gain too few employable skills.

    Someone referred to it as "right-wing social engineering"....

     

     

    [/QUOTE]

    Matty,

    With a nod to SB,...AMEN to that!!!!!

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    Even more irritating is how these same people also want to cut back or destroy the safety net for single mothers, deny to pay women the same amount as men for the same job, want to charge them more for health insurance and care...and in extreme cases, not even allow them to vote.

    They often view women as obstacles to be overcome, not opportunities to be encouraged.

     

     
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    Pretty sure she was talking about married women...but sure...let's change the subject to single mothers.

    Why haven't the Dems secured and guaranteed equal pay for men and women in the past? Surely there have been plenty of times where the Dems controlled Congress and could have pushed something through. Why haven't they? Why haven't the champions of equal pay gotten in done in the past?

     
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    In response to MattyScornD's comment:
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    In response to andiejen's comment:
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    In response to MattyScornD's comment:
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    These are the same people complaining when poor women have too many babies and are unable to work...therefore, they become too dependent and gain too few employable skills.

    Someone referred to it as "right-wing social engineering"....

     

     

    [/QUOTE]

    Matty,

    With a nod to SB,...AMEN to that!!!!!

    [/QUOTE]

    Even more irritating is how these same people also want to cut back or destroy the safety net for single mothers, deny to pay women the same amount as men for the same job, want to charge them more for health insurance and care...and in extreme cases, not even allow them to vote.

    They often view women as obstacles to be overcome, not opportunities to be encouraged.

     [/QUOTE]

    Those evil straw man Republicans, also want to shoot puppies...

     
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    In response to ComingLiberalCrackup's comment:
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    In response to MattyScornD's comment:
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    In response to andiejen's comment:
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    In response to MattyScornD's comment:
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    These are the same people complaining when poor women have too many babies and are unable to work...therefore, they become too dependent and gain too few employable skills.

    Someone referred to it as "right-wing social engineering"....

     

     

    [/QUOTE]

    Matty,

    With a nod to SB,...AMEN to that!!!!!

    [/QUOTE]

    Even more irritating is how these same people also want to cut back or destroy the safety net for single mothers, deny to pay women the same amount as men for the same job, want to charge them more for health insurance and care...and in extreme cases, not even allow them to vote.

    They often view women as obstacles to be overcome, not opportunities to be encouraged.

     [/QUOTE]

    Those evil straw man Republicans, also want to shoot puppies...

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    and juggle kittens

     
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    In response to FortySixAndTwo's comment:
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    Pretty sure she was talking about married women...but sure...let's change the subject to single mothers.

    Why haven't the Dems secured and guaranteed equal pay for men and women in the past? Surely there have been plenty of times where the Dems controlled Congress and could have pushed something through. Why haven't they? Why haven't the champions of equal pay gotten in done in the past?

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    The topic is misogyny in social policy.

    Sure, it took them a while, but they did it. (The Supreme Court helped.)  

    Only 3 repubs in the house voted for it and 4 repubs in the senate (all women).

    (Of course, the repubs could have done it, too, if they wanted.  So, why didn't they?)

     

     

     
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    In response to MattyScornD's comment:
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    In response to FortySixAndTwo's comment:
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    Pretty sure she was talking about married women...but sure...let's change the subject to single mothers.

    Why haven't the Dems secured and guaranteed equal pay for men and women in the past? Surely there have been plenty of times where the Dems controlled Congress and could have pushed something through. Why haven't they? Why haven't the champions of equal pay gotten in done in the past?

    [/QUOTE]

    The topic is misogyny in social policy.

    Sure, it took them a while, but they did it. (The Supreme Court helped.)  

    Only 3 repubs in the house voted for it and 4 repubs in the senate (all women).

    (Of course, the repubs could have done it, too, if they wanted.  So, why didn't they?)

     

     

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    Then why don't women still make the same as men for the same job???

    I have no idea why the Repubs didn't. I've never had the oppotunity to talk to a Repub senator or congressman. If I ever do I'll be sure to ask them.

     

     
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    CLC....didn't you know you're not allowed to joke? You MUST be serious all the time. Tsk, tsk...

     
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    In response to FortySixAndTwo's comment:
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    In response to MattyScornD's comment:
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    In response to FortySixAndTwo's comment:
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    Pretty sure she was talking about married women...but sure...let's change the subject to single mothers.

    Why haven't the Dems secured and guaranteed equal pay for men and women in the past? Surely there have been plenty of times where the Dems controlled Congress and could have pushed something through. Why haven't they? Why haven't the champions of equal pay gotten in done in the past?

    [/QUOTE]

    The topic is misogyny in social policy.

    Sure, it took them a while, but they did it. (The Supreme Court helped.)  

    Only 3 repubs in the house voted for it and 4 repubs in the senate (all women).

    (Of course, the repubs could have done it, too, if they wanted.  So, why didn't they?)

     

     

    [/QUOTE]

    Then why don't women still make the same as men for the same job???

    I have no idea why the Repubs didn't. I've never had the oppotunity to talk to a Repub senator or congressman. If I ever do I'll be sure to ask them.

     

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    In many professions, they do.  In other, they're still behind the times.

    I suggest the repubs didn't do it because they didn't want to and/or didn't care.

     

     

     
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