Day: May 10, 2005

Guilt-Free Download

I love Iron & Wine, composed of one solitary man named Sam Beam. He makes quiet, understated folk-blues porch rock music: slinky, sensual, lovely. If memory serves me correctly (alas, my internet connection does not love me and will not…

The “Web Blog” Craze

B just completed a questionnaire about that new web blogging craze the kids are doing and, as usual, made me laugh out loud. Do read it (and not because of the ass-kissing at the end of the post, I swear).

HR Blog Has Arrived

I’m sure you know that the Huffington Report blog is in action, and is already an enjoyable read. But today, the Huffington Report has arrived. How do I know? Richard Bradley writes: Where Are the Women? No, this isn’t a…

Link Dump Du Jour

These weekly round-ups are now listed in the category Recommended Reading. The previous category name (Elsewhere) was far too vague. Feminism Ampersand discusses Blackmun, Ginsburg and Roe v Wade and Harry Blackmun’s unexpected ascent into a feminist icon. Alley Rat…

Doug, Surfer Kitty

Perhaps Kim’s analogy of Doug as a surfer dude was more apt than she expected. Note the red-rimmed eyes, the lack of motivation, the longing for Cheetos and Mountain Dew, the willingness to support international terrorism. Or perhaps he isn’t…

Q&A, Part Deux

I signed up for another five question interview, but probably shouldn’t have. This one took me over two weeks to answer. Terrance asks some tough questions. 1. What, or who, inspired your feminism? Lots of influences inspired my feminism. My…