HuffPo Article: "What the F* is a Mom Cave?"

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  1. Dlist

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    http://www.huffingtonpost.com/courtney-cachet/what-the-fck-is-a-mom-cav_b_869587.html

    "I am a designer. I am not someone who simply loves and appreciates pretty furniture and writes about it. I've designed celebrity homes, I have multiple lines of products in the global marketplace and Courtney Cachet is its own brand. That said, I have a keen understanding of marketing and consumerism, but there are some things I just never get.
    For example, what the f*ck is a Mom Cave?
    I'm no moron, I know what it means. Clearly, this was some marketing team's answer to the ever-so-on-trend Man Cave. Duh. What I don't get is how women across America bought into it."
     
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    That's a pretty good article. She does a good job of pointing out how super-sexist the "mom cave" idea is, and also how it excludes women without children. I don't know who this lady is, but I like the way she thinks.
     
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    excellent!
     
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    I see this was from June 2011 -- was it a reaction to the announcement of Beth's show, or was Mom Cave a thing before then? First I heard of such a thing was Beth's shitty show.
     
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    I'm guessing she thinks they wouldn't have a TV show about it if nobody were going to get suckered into it.
     
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    There is also no mention of Beth O- love that!
     
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    Hates Morocco.
     
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    Courtney wants to keep her job.
     
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    I loved this paragraph:

     
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    Clearly Mrs. Cachet is just jealous!

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    Is that a room in someone's actual house or is that a life-sized version of a Barbie Motor Home?
     
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    Good post to the article: "Mom Cave = another room for mom to clean."

    ~ For the moms without a Consuela, that is.
     
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    Why don't they just come out and say it. People are annoyed by their spouses and kids and want a "cave" to be alone in. Quit faking it.
     
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    :artiejj:
     
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    What happened to the "good old days" when you could just chain them up in the basement?
     
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    Comment section
     
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    "I got my Mom Cave so now I have to move all my valuable shit to storage where I'll lose it after a couple of months because I can't afford it. Thankyou Beth!!!!!!!!!"


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    "Yeeeeeeeeeeep......Thanks Beth"
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