Month: October 2005

Deep Thoughts

It’s Halloween. Why not? Too many bars on the Lower East Side? Awww, fuck you. (Gawker mentions Dark Room, Tenement and Motor City Bar; I prefer Dark Room, Tenement, and Punch & Judy. But fine minds will differ). The legend…

Scalito = Bad News

Really, really, really (pdf) bad news. The run-down: The Bad -Alito joined the Third Circuit majority opinion in Planned Parenthood v. Casey, which severely limited the right to abortion. But Alito went a step further than the rest of the…

Frappr

Let us know where you are by giving us a shoutout on the Feministe Frappr map. I’d like to see how spread out us Feministe readers are. via Republic of T

I Was a Teenage Prostitute

Intense. Though I’m happy, sadness is in the air. All the girls but me are on drugs. While I occasionally indulge in my time off, I don’t want my vision clouded while on the job. I am curious about the…

Happy Diwali!

I’m two days early on this, but since I celebrated last night at Sumeet’s (yay, photos updated!), I figured I’d wish everyone a happy holiday before the week gets crazy. Light some candles, set off some fireworks, and eat well.…

Hijab Chic

Major retailers and fashion designers are now marketing to Muslim and conservative women, offering fashionable scarves and modest clothing. I’m not sure what to make of this one. Thoughts?

So Bad

You are a Theory Slut. The true elite of thepostmodernists, you collect avant-gardeIndonesian hiphop compilations and eat journalarticles for breakfast. You positively livefor theory. It really doesn’t matter whatkind, as long as the words are big and theparagraph breaks few…

Friday Random Ten, 2nd Ed.

Yesterday night at the law school fall ball, not one, not two, but three different people I had never met came up to me and said that they read Feministe and recognized me from it. I was pretty excited, and…