No justification for routine neonatal circumcision, part 1, fallacious medical support

The circumcision debate never seems to end. Once promoted as a cure for all manner of unrelated and often harmless conditions, it has repeatedly been proved unnecessary and damaging. Each time society appears prepared to abandon the practice, proponents seek out another excuse to continue it.…

Upcoming Shows this week(Jan 5th-Feb 1st) on Honey Badger Radio


Badger Pod Nerdcast 22: Sex IN SPACE!

Join the badgers as we discuss Serenity/Firefly, The Guardians of the Galaxy and Farscape.

Host: Brian Martinez

Participants: Rachel Edwards, Anna Cherry, Mike(DoctorRandomercam), Alison Tieman

Date: January 26th, 2015

Time: 5 PM Eastern



BadgerPod Gamergate # 1: Topping Tables

Join the badgers as we discuss the social justice invasion of table top as a spin off series on Games and Gamergate.…

Which country is the most Egalitarian of All?

In my first article, I introduced the Global Gender Gap. The Global Gender Gap is meant to represent how balanced a society is. Based on how it measured a variety of variables, I concluded that it measure Women’s Status in a society. It was quick to ignore any advancement women had and any instances of men being dominated by women.…

Upcoming Shows this week(Jan 18 – 25) on Honey Badger Radio


Badger Pod Nerdcast 21: Villains and Victims, 5th Edition

Join the badgers as we discuss the invasion of table top gaming.

Host: Brian Martinez

Participants: Sour Grape, Rachel Edwards, Anna Cherry, Mike(DoctorRandomercam), Hannah Wallen

Date: January 19th, 2015

Time: 5 PM Eastern




Honey Badger Radio: The Sarkeesian Effect Deus Ex Machina: the ghost in the media

Join the badgers as we discuss media bias.…

Honey Badger Radio: The unkindest cut

Show notes

University of Ottawa Hockey team file 6 million dollar lawsuit
The men’s hockey team of the University of Ottawa is now filing a class action lawsuit against the unversity after it’s suspension last year. The entire team was punished following allegations of sexual assault against two of their players.…

Badger Pod Nerd Cast 20: It’s Blowjobs, All the Way Down!

How social justice ruined the Legend of Korra

by Rachel Edwards

When I last spoke on this Nerdcast about Legend of Korra, I still had a great deal of praise for the show. Despite it’s many flaws I really believed in it, and I wanted the franchise to succeed.…

The “fragile male ego”, a sly inversion

I ran across a post in the men’s rights subreddit that is emblematic of a very common sly inversion: the assertion that women have to coddle men’s fragile egos. This was by way of saying how very weary this writer was of having to explain all this over and over again to bone-stupid men (the trite, old, worn-out Frazzled Adult “Because I’m the Mommy, That’s Why!” pose so familiar to anyone who has ever engaged with a high-minded gender equality warrior) who somehow did not immediately see and accept the absolute truth of the talking points she had memorized in her catechism.…

Upcoming this week on Honey Badger Radio(Jan 11th-17th)



BadgerPod Nerdcast 20: It’s blow jobs all the way down!

Topics for discussion: The legend of Korra, Torchwood and Peter Coffin

Host: Brian Martinez

Co-hosts: Alison Tieman, Rachel Edwards, Mike(DrRandomercam), Karen Straughan(TBC), Anna Cherry




Honey Badger Radio: The Unkindest Cut

Topics: Male genital mutilation and the demonization of male sexuality.…

Honey Badger Radio: Your Princess is in another castle


Women waiting to use the bathroom is oppression
In a recent article by Soraya Chemaly, she demands equity for women in the realm of porceline. She states that women waiting in lines to use the bathroom is oppressive and fails to realize how utterly ridiculous this statement is.…

Badger Pod Nerd Cast 19: Far Gone Girl

Gone Girl Summary(spoilers!)

by Jess Kay

Gone Girl. I still have not determined if ‘Gone’ is meant to refer to her physical state of being, or her mental state of being. Let’s start at the beginning. The tale follows Nick Dunne as he navigates the landscape of reporting his wife, Amy Elliott Dunne, as missing on the day of their 5th anniversary.…