The sperm with the Y chromosome were leaner and faster and could swim down to the bottom of the tube more efficiently. Nice guys are full of self-doubt, self pity, and they hold a negative image of themselves in their mind. At the same time, a new kind of alpha female has appeared, stirring up anxiety and, occasionally, fear. However, "postfeminism" can also be read as simply exploiting a false opposition in order to construct itself as alienated from mainstream discourse. Yet here's a direct quote from a scientific article about how contra their reputation for complaining and avoiding discomfort women are worryingly tough:
Think about the qualities you value in a friendship and see how they match up with the ingredients of a healthy relationship.
Am I in a Healthy Relationship?
Because if you're going to wax poetic about male pleasure, you had better be ready to talk about its secret, unpleasant, ubiquitous cousin: A couple look like they might have spent a night or two on the streets, but the rest look like they work, or used to. For the bad girls, patriarchy is reprehensible, but is at most a momentary inconvenience. PubMed has almost five times as many clinical trials on male sexual pleasure as it has on female sexual pain. Kaplan's Bad Girls is a classic case in point, with its subjugation-as-liberation plot and its attempt to provide us with a prototype of the "postfeminist" bad girl. One night, I urgently tried to convince her to give me oral sex. But it makes sense only up to a point.