Day: August 23, 2006

Why You Should Marry a Career Bitch

I’m sure that the Forbes article made a few guys kinda nervous about their relationships with working women. But never fear, dudes — even if you marry a working chick, you can totally still benefit! Hipster Pit explains, in a…

The Pill Price-Hike

Wherein low-income women lose out once again (and wherein Slate almost redeems itself). No one much noticed, but thousands of family-planning clinics across the country went into a tailspin last month. They were reacting to a drastic price increase by…

Not Getting It

Slate’s defense of that Forbes article: It’s gender-neutral, we swear! The blogs entries collected by Technorati accuse Forbes of culling the academic literature for fodder that will shove women back into the kitchen; send them back to the 1950s; and…

Banality, Thy Name Is Althouse

If I were a student at Wisconsin Law, I’d ask for my money back based on this alone. TO end her opinion in American Civil Liberties Union v. National Security Agency — the case that enjoins President Bush’s warrantless surveillance…

Why You Should Marry a Doormat*

Or, Forbes explains why smart men everywhere** should avoid those nasty career women. 1. You are less likely to get married to her. And I thought that men were marriage-phobic and had to be corralled into the chapel. So wouldn’t…