Dead Wild Roses: White Male Privilege – Squandered!

HAMILTON, OH—Despite being the beneficiary of numerous societal advantages and having faced little to no major adversity throughout his life, local man Travis Benton has spent the last four years squandering his white male privilege on a sales floor job at Best Buy, sources confirmed Tuesday. “You can get by with a regular HDMI cable, ...

Dead Wild Roses: Why Aren’t We More Afraid of Young White Men?

Huffpo occasionally publishes an interesting article, this would be one of them. “What I want to point out here is how the category of “young white men” has emerged from all of these horrible incidents unscathed as a group – and how this is one of the starkest examples of white male privilege imaginable (or ...

Dead Wild Roses: My Friend Group has a case of Creepy Dude. How do we clear that up?

Brilliant post about the shit women have to put up with a daily basis.  Some highlights here, but follow the link for the entire post, it is must read material. [Captain Awkward responding to letter:] “Dear Creeper, No Creeping! and Creeped Out: I’m not slithering around on the floor and hissing with my forked tongue ...

Dead Wild Roses: What Happened To Thunderfoot?

I am continually amazed by people and their ability to be rational in one aspect of their life and the ability to completely ignore rationality in other aspects of their life. The example that I often see is people who are in evidence based professions, especially the ones that require the application of scientific rigor, ...