With the right claiming a stake on moral high ground and the left championing the fight against objectifying women, how on earth is Hooters still a socially acceptable place to eat? And don’t tell me it’s because of the wings.
So wrote a Protestant pastor on Facebook.
Let’s leave aside the bold-faced lie about the left “championing the fight against objectifying women.” This pastor can’t believe that Hooter’s in still in business. Surely all those poor spandex-clad girls are being forced to work there against their will, and if the “ebil patriarchy” would just stop forcing them to apply for those jobs, Hooter’s would be out of business in a week.
Then a woman commented, to deride him for not being suffiecently submissive to the desires of the matriarchy:
If a woman chooses to use her looks as a means to support themselves and their families, that is their choice. Who are we to say that eating there is socially unacceptable and shouldn’t be a place to eat? Besides, there are many a lefty who feel woman have the right to do whatever they want with their body.
Pastor Weebleknees is quick to reply that he didn’t mean to impugn the matriarchy: