As Roz Wobarsht wrote in a letter to the feminist magazine Ms: The inequality of 'prick' and 'cunt' is also explored in the HBO series Curb Your Enthusiasm David Steinberg,after the central character uses 'cunt' as an insult towards another man:. Germaine Greer's key feminist text is titled The Female Eunuchthough accusations of penis envy serve merely to trivialise the feminist feeling of physical and linguistic marginalisation. The notion of the devouring female genitals continues to exist in the modern world; it is apparent in popular derogatory terms for women such as 'man-eater' and 'castrating bitch'" however, she is perhaps too broad in her assessment, as she implies that any representation of women juxtaposed with teeth, - or, indeed, any representation of teeth at all - is also an allusion to the vagina dentata. Basic InstinctBody Of Evidenceand GoldenEye all exploit these fears, depicting women played respectively by Sharon Stone, Madonna, and Famke Janssen who either murder their partners during sex or literally fuck them to death as do the mermaids in the film Empires Of The Deep.
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However, he concluded rather moralistically: Central to the discussion of male cunt-hatred and womb-fear is the myth of the vagina dentata, "a motif occurring in certain primitive mythologies, as well as in modern surrealist painting and neurotic dream, which is known to folklore as 'the toothed vagina' - the vagina that castrates" Joseph Campbell, The German equivalent is even more demeaning: The c-word, 'cunt', is perhaps the most offensive word in the English language, and consequently it has never been researched in depth. In the latter case, 'jap', Anten notes that the term "may disparage multiple groups":