Recognizing Women Abusers

August 12, 2011

The usual picture of the abuse victim from newspapers to the big screen is most commonly a woman. Stereotypically, a small, weak, low socioeconomic woman at that. Someone who can’t defend herself and has been taken advantage of by a brute – a cad, a villainous man, like the monster of a man in the movie “Sleeping With the Enemy,” with Julia Roberts. (Although, I dare say, Julia’s role broke a bit of the stereotype itself, as she was married to a very wealthy and respected member of the community whose friends would never have dreamed of his abusive behavior behind closed doors.)

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  1. Sure DONT! I guess you have to be a nut to attend a nutcrackers fest.

  2. If I wanted a proctology exam I’d go to the doctor’s office.

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