An Oxford University college recently voted in a "white heterosexual male officer" to represent their interests on the formal student body.Ooooh, you can see where this is going, can't you?
I know I will be criticized for not being able to "take a joke" (Ed: Ya think..?!) but there is a difference between taking the piss out of excessive political correctness and immaturity with potentially dangerous implications.Oh, do tell? What horrors is this likely to usher in?
Lowe might be joking, but life as a minority at Oxbridge is far from funny. When I was studying there, I felt wedged between overly sexualized bops (college parties) and competitive tutorials with arrogant public school boys. The only thing harder than spotting the black kid in my college photo was trying to find a woman on my reading list.Oh, you poor darling! How on earth did you survive?
Surely, Abu Ghraib hath not tortures to compare with not having enough womyn writers...?
It continues on in that vein for some time, and the commenters promptly tear her a new one...