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They’re called breasts, Ed…

Feministing
I don’t like the implication that certain parts of women’s bodies are “worth saving” because they’re sexy. Boobiethon is sending a message that breast cancer should be stopped because it claims beautiful breasts as its victims– not because it’s a horrible disease that’s killing women.

I’d like to now welcome you to “Missing the Point” featuring this twit and her sexless cronies. Oh noes, b00bs - what about the awful, awful mens?!?!? They might see your dirty pillows and exploit you and then you’ll become a porn star and die of * stage whisper* THE AIDS.

You see, Captain Clueless, first breast cancer attacks the part of a woman’s body that most strongly identifies her as a women - that would be her breasts. Then, if not caught in time, it becomes aggressive and destroys organs, tissue, and finally lives. I happen to like mine very much. They are pretty. I would like to keep them healthy and full of life, which is why I believe so strongly in this campaign.

I’d almost prefer a website that featured women naked from the belly button up, and showed their faces. Because at least then you can see that this disease affects real women, not just disembodied breasts.

And just like that she makes my point. Those “disembodied breasts” are actually attached to real women. I know!!!11!!!111!! I’m just as shocked as you are, Ann. When you look at that site, you only see breasts. How amazingly sexist of you. I see women out there doing something that’s fun and liberating to make a difference. I see survivors and mothers and women like me. We are all in this together because breast cancer will touch us in some way or another, through friends or family.

Then take a look at where the Boobiethon proceeds are directed. You’ll note that the effort benefits the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation, which lends its pink ribbon logo to help sell M&Ms, Kitchen Aid mixers, Yoplait, Lean Cuisine frozen meals, Avon products, on and on and on. The foundation also focuses its efforts on finding a cure rather than searching for and exposing causes of the disease.

Because the two must be mutually exclusive. Idiot.

Can you imagine - pink ribbons on products that women use EVERYDAY, a few pennies from each sale going towards finding a cure? Those bastards - how dare they divert profits to a good cause that can save lives. What - do they have mothers or sisters or brothers and fathers affected by this? Some people trying to save the world - I swear.

I echo Robyn - I am personally offended. The whole posts makes it sound like those of us participating aren’t any better than cheerleaders washing cars for the football team, and really I can’t stand it when feminists - yes I’m using my Wide Brush of Generalization - assume that those of us that choose [that's an important word there CHOOSE] to participate in activities where our bodies are exposed automatically assume that we’re being exploited.

The Right to Choose doesn’t extend to our breasts, apparently.

I do this because I want to. If you don’t want to, that’s fine, but for Pete’s sake stop acting like it makes you better than the rest of us. And please, when your lives are touched by breast cancer and you reach out for information or support or a cure, try to hang on to the saddle of your high horse and stay away from anything that might have benefited from the Pink Ribbon campaign. We wouldn’t want you to feel conflicted after all.

By the way, the BoobieThon has raised $2,610.00 in it’s first two days. That’s $600.00 more than the two day total from last year. I really want to help crack the $10,000 mark this year, so please donate.

If you’re curious - I’m in Gallery 1, and I shouldn’t have to tell you that unless your workplace is Mammary-Friendly, that link is NSFW.


Insanity in a nutshell

If you are offended by jokes made about stupid people who end up dead, count to 30 and move on. You being offended is the last thing I care about. Really.
MontiLee Stormer

My name is MontiLee (aka Penda), I am a 35 year-old Writer from Royal Oak, MI.
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