How Not to Celebrate International Women's Day

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Just kidding! The Guardian's Suzanne Moore doesn't need your stupid hippie holiday, because (A) it's not a day off, (B) talking about female genital mutilation is awwwkward, and (C) she didn't even know it was International Women's Day in the first place. How about a day off from feminism, because all this women's equality is exhausting, isn't it?

And then, of course, there's Thrillist:

Here's the top story in today's daily email, a real one-two punch. First, they suggest we shove off this whole "celebrating women" nonsense and celebrate men instead. Then they suggest that those "men" should be two-decade-old slacker cartoons. A Top 10 list of the world's hottest women activists would actually have been less offensive.

So just in case you'd forgotten, ladies, today is a good time to remember this message:

via @LadyHawkins, Twitter
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