Random Asides

Ask Surly Amy: Normal Sex Life

Dear Surly Amy, My marriage is kind of hittin d rocks right now. My husband doesn’t like talking about it especially the intimate part. I’d like to know if its normal for …

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ActivismFeminism

Ask Surly Amy: Football Kisses

Dear Surly Amy, My uni’s football team is hosting a party with a token contest. The ad says `GIRLS! Get tokens from guys by KISSING them’ (pic of girl on …

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FeminismRandom Asides

Ask Surly Amy: Non Gendered Toys For Those Noisy Neighborhood Kids

Hey Amy, My wife and I live in kind of a poor neighborhood, and we’re sort of well-off by comparison. While we’re not friends with our neighbors, we’re fond of …

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ScienceSkepticism

Ask Surly Amy: Genetically Modified Plants

Surly Amy, Can we please have an evidence-based discussion on genetically engineered foods? On the one hand, I get that companies like Monsanto are doing really horrible things to farmers [like not …

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ActivismScienceSkepticism

Ask Surly Amy: How Can I Help?

Hello Amy! First off: I’m a long time fan of Skepchick and the SGU, you RULE! I work in a natural history museum, as an informal science educator. I see …

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A Quick Note About Ask Surly Amy

This is just a super quick note to say that I feel terrible that I haven’t had time to answer any of the “Ask Surly Amy” questions that have come …

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Religion

Ask Surly Amy and Heina: Ex Conservative Muslim

Dear Surly Amy, I come from a conservative Muslim family. I married into a conservative Muslim family and now have 4 beautiful children. I’ve always been a critical thinker, and …

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Random AsidesReligion

Ask Surly Amy: The American Heritage Girls

Dear Surly Amy, My daughter’s Girl Scout leader has decided she will be changing affiliation to The American Heritage Girls next year. My daughter can switch and stay with her …

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