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Kirsten Dunst Slammed For Supporting Traditional Gender Roles

Actress Kirsten Dunst recently raised the ire of some feminists when she gave her opinion on traditional gender roles.

“I feel like the feminine has been a little undervalued," Dunst told Harper’s Bazaar UK. "We all have to get our own jobs and make our own money, but staying at home, nurturing, being the mother, cooking, it’s a valuable thing my mom created."

"And sometimes, you need your knight in shining armor," added Dunst. "I’m sorry. You need a man to be a man and a woman to be a woman. That’s why relationships work.”

In response, blared the headline, "Kirsten Dunst Thinks That Women Should Know Their Place Is In The Home." writer Stacey Ritzen added, "So, I guess my marriage is doomed to fail because I don’t have kids and write dick jokes for a living and my husband is more of a cat person than a dog person." writer Erin Gloria Ryan added, “…Kirsten Dunst is not paid to write gender theory so it shouldn't surprise anyone that she's kind of dumb about it...”

Sources:,, Harper’s Bazaar UK


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