Feminist Philosophers

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The Sunday Cat wonders if some animal companions were created by a 3-D copier. November 10, 2012

Filed under: Uncategorized — annejjacobson @ 11:40 pm

This is Nikki, a Shar Pei. Do you think Nikki could have started out as a drawing? The Sunday Cat is about as worried about this as the average philosopher is worried about zombies.

3-d copiers are in fact immensely cool. See this if you don’t know about them:


Parking spots for women?

Filed under: sexual assault — philodaria @ 8:38 pm

Fredericton will be examining whether or not there should be designated parking spots for women in public garages — not because women can’t park like men can, but for safety reasons:

Women should get the well-lit, closer-to-the-exit spot in a parking garage – or so the thinking goes.

“It’s entirely oriented towards safety or giving people a greater sense of safety and security in a fairly visible area which is desirable and promotes safety,” city councillor Stephen Chase told News 889.

The article notes, though:

“The logical – let me repeat that – logical solution would be to address the lighting and security issues for ‘both’ genders and proceed accordingly,” writes TyGin, a commenter on the CBC web site.

Thoughts? (Thanks CB!)



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