Misandry 2

SpeedBump is one of the read-it-every-day strips I follow.

Today’s strip:


The question is: is it misandric or just another bad gag?

The real questions are: Can you imagine the joke being published by a major syndicate the other way round? When is the last time you saw that joke with the father claiming that the mother has no brain?

From the standpoint of humour-theory that should work just as well.

So if your answer to the above questions is “No” and “I can’t remember” then, yes, this is a misandric strip.

Funny how one starts noticing these things…

Previous Post
Leave a comment

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: