BitchTapes: The Maneater Mixtape

A few weeks ago, I was at a party, talking to a guy I'd never met. I told him I work for a feminist magazine. He got very sincere. 

"You're a feminist," he said. "Does that mean you hate men?" 

This is a persistent myth. There are plenty of things in the world that hate men, but I'm not one of them. Instead of fearing feminism, dudes should fret over the genuine maneaters: Sharks. Tigers. Godzilla. 

For this Friday's BitchTapes, I put together this playlist of songs about maneaters. Now, instead of having to counter the man-hating question with a reasoned response, I'll just press play. 

MANEATER from BitchTapes on 8tracks Radio.

PLAYLIST: 

People Got a Lot of Nerve - Neko Case

Barracuda - Heart

Mack the knife - Bobby Darin 

Tiger Man - Elvis Presley

Swim and Sleep (Like a Shark) - Unknown Mortal Orchestra

Tiger - Francisco the Man

Alligator - Grizzly Bear

Godzilla - Blue Oyster Cult

Hungry Like the Wolf- Duran Duran 

Paper Tiger - Beck  

Maneater - Hall and Oates 

Maneater - Nelly Furtado

 

Thanks to Ben and Virginia for song suggestions! 

by Sarah Mirk
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Sarah Mirk is Bitch Media's online editor. She's interested in gender, history, comics, and talking to strangers. You can follow her on Twitter

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