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Anthony Mackie Doesn't Seem to Have the Information to Answer 'Are You a Feminist?'

By Cindy Davis | Celebrity | November 18, 2015 | Comments ()

By Cindy Davis | Celebrity | November 18, 2015 |


Are you a feminist? It’s a pretty simple inquiry, but there are a lot of people who have trouble answering. Maybe they think it’s more complicated than it really is, but for the record, it’s not a trick question; hell, even the pope is a feminist, now! Let’s recap, reiterate and remember, if you feel confused, there exists this handy chart:

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Easy peasy, right? In fact, in a recent survey of a few famous fellas, most of the men had no trouble answering whether or not they are feminists.


Han Solo Harrison Ford understands how simple the question is:

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Denis O’Hare eloquently goes the the extra mile.

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“Absolutely. I always have been. I think it’s shocking how much more work we have to do. Someone like Paul Ryan who can actually say that he’ll take a job only if they will allow him to spend more time with his family — well, what woman gets to do that? Does she get to negotiate that same package with her job or is she told to take a hike? We have a long way to go. We need a woman president. It’s about time, as an example.”

Darren Aronofsky is flabbergasted anyone would even have to ask.

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But Anthony Mackie, well…apparently he continues to struggle with expressing his thoughts publicly.

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Mackie certainly isn’t alone in not exactly understanding the simplicity of the term, but at least Michael Stuhlbarg gives himself the benefit of the doubt.

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“”I’m not educated enough about the title to understand thoroughly what it means, but I’m a huge advocate for women’s rights and their right to choose whatever they want to do. So if that means I’m a feminist, then yeah, I’m a feminist.”

Look guys, you’re overcomplicating this. Salman Rushdie sums it up nicely.

“Yes. What else is there to be? Everything else is being an asshole.”

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Read the rest of the surveyed celebrity responses from the likes of Jason Momoa, Desmin Borges and Matt McGorry, here.


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