Catherine Deneuve and a bunch of other girls drive feminists a little more nutty
The essential freedom to offend
Philosopher Ruwen Ogien defended the freedom to offend as essential
to artistic creation. In the same way, we defend a freedom to bother as indispensable to sexual freedom.
Today we are educated enough to understand that sexual impulses are,
by nature, offensive and primitive — but we are also able to tell the
difference between an awkward attempt to pick someone up and what
constitutes a sexual assault.
woman can, in the same day, lead a professional team and enjoy being a
man’s sexual object, without being a "whore" or a vile accomplice of the
For anyone who doesn't know who Catherine Deneuve is, in this picture she was 52: