Re: Gravity - Review and Discussion Thread
I always tend to think of "masculino-fascist" type of concepts as what you get when you have a right-winger embarrassed by their cherished reactionary illusions trying to sound leftish by trying to copy Marxism without ever, ever bothering to find out anything about it.
Spaceflight and even science was lampooned as being 'penetrative' for awhile by some eco-feminists and deep ecologists. Even Chomsky had to put the breaks on that and well as postmodernism. I've always adored Camille Paglia myself.
She thought that pop-art deserved more respect, and I love her for that. One of her books
To be fair, you're talking about phallic objects penetrating deep, dark, unknown spaces. It's a gold mine for psychoanalysis.
The best reason to watch Curling:
"How do you trust a nation that's invented Karate? They're standing there in their pajamas... then they kick you in the balls!"