Yep. You read that right.
According to this, U2’s frontman has been named as a contender for Glamour magazine’s annual “Woman of the Year” award. And if you’re sitting here wondering how in the world a dude could be in the running for Woman of the Year – then you are a normal human being.
Then again, we live in a world where Caitlyn Jenner is A Thing (I gotta ask, does Glamour know something about Bono that we don’t?)-
Enter Bono: The first Man of the Year among the magazine’s Women of the Year, all to be honored at a November 14 ceremony in Los Angeles.
‘We’ve talked for years about whether to honor a man at Women of the Year and we’ve always kind of put the kabash on it. You know, men get a lot of awards and aren’t exactly hurting in the celebration and honors department,’ said Cindi Leive, Glamour’s editor-in-chief.
‘But it started to seem that that might be an outdated way of looking at things, and there are so many men who really are doing wonderful things for women these days. Some men get it and Bono is one of those guys,’ Leive said in a recent interview.
And how’s that?
Well, not just by talking the talk and wearing a feminist T-shirt, she said. Not that there’s anything wrong with that stuff, of course.
So… it’s outdated to refer to men as “men” and women as “women.” Well, Target is allowing men into women’s restrooms. Even though that’s creepy and weird to the rest of us. But don’t you DARE say that, you transphobic bigot!…. read more here
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