Twisty posted this picture of Donatella Versace:
with this caption: Would you let this trainwreck dress you?
She described Versace as “the yellow-haired, football-faced misogynist designer”. Making fun of behavior, including speech, is fair game. After ripping apart Versace’s appearance, Twisty then posted a ridiculous quote from Versace, which should have been the focus of the post all along. So please, attack behavior as it is warranted. If you feel an overwhelming urge to attack someone’s looks, move away from the computer. In the comments of that post, people were justifying making fun of Versace’s appearance because she’d cosmetically altered her face. The same rule applies: behavior, not appearance. Rule #2: don’t hide behind excuses.
There’s an idea central to radical feminism, the idea that women are valued only for how we please men. Our looks are always being judged, because our appearance is all that is valued by society. Therefore, it should be obvious that
It isn’t acceptable to attack men for their appearance either, but that’s another post. In the meantime, those who need to, go buy a clue.