Drugs and a Double Standard

The Dames discuss the double standards that surround Cardi B's admission to drugging and robbing men. Benevolent sexism has one of the Dames worked up and the Dames take a look at increased sexism within the marijuana industry.

Double Standards Strong with Cardi B

Cardi B, who has openly admitted to being a stripper and a prostitute in the past, has recently confessed to drugging and robbing men. The Dames discuss this as a double standard - if a man were to confess to this he would be surrounded by controversy, however, Cardi B has not been. The Dames argue that men typically drug and rape women, versus drug and rob.

The Button: “Uncle” Joe Biden’s [In]Appropriate Acts

The Button this week is all about “Uncle” Joe Biden and his tendency to rub women's shoulders and touch their hair. The Dames discuss benevolent sexism - the idea of men patronizing women and creating highly uncomfortable situations. One of the Dames gets quite worked up on the idea of a man opening a door for a woman; is it a chivalrous act or demeaning?

Increased Sexism within the Marijuana Industry

Without advertising standards within the marijuana industry, many have turned to the old saying: “Sex Sells”. In states where pot is now recreationally legal know this and are using it to sell pot, but many do not know how to appropriately advertise towards women. With that comes a conversation between the Dames about men primarily being the “drug dealers” and the up-and-coming women within the industry.




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