Monday, February 05, 2018

The Claire Lehmann brilliance keeps expressing itself

I'll be getting back to the evo-psychos bros and their racism soon, but had to share alt-right Claire Lehmann's latest Twitter hits.

Claire Lehmann: hooray for individuality!
Followers: ditto!
Followers: LEFTISTS all think the same!

The alt-right and other feminist-haters cannot resist the urge to lie about the Roiphe controversy. The piece was never blacklisted, people had heard Katie Roiphe planned to out the creator of the "Shitty Media Men" list, which Roiphe apparently had originally planned and were concerned the creator would be targeted a la Gamergate.

Once the creator outed herself it was no longer an issue. But Claire Lehmann and her followers like to feel oppressed by The Left.

Christina Hoff Sommers, the Koch brothers favorite hack on their payroll is naturally on Team Roiphe:

OK that's really not fair - the Koch brothers have a lot of hacks on their payroll, I don't know that Sommers is their favorite.

Roiphe simply rehashed her usual themes for the Harper's piece - but that's what Harper's expected when they assigned her. Roiphe is always reliably anti-feminist and likes to posture as a contrarian.

Katha Pollitt responded to the first round of Roiphe idiocy in 1993 and much of what she said then still applies. Or as this feminist on Twitter noted:

Although my favorite response was