Month: February 2007

Red Scrunchie Blues

You know what I can’t stand about Dick Cheney? It’s not the shameless corruption. I’m not all that annoyed by the whole war in Iraq thing, either. I’m pretty sanguine about his treatment of his daughter and her partner. In…

Angry feminist writers make me happy

Heather Mallick is my new favorite person. In her latest column, she goes after Harper’s editor Roger Hodge, and criticizes the sexism of the magazine industry: Last year, an American website, www.WomenTK.com, began tracking the ratio of male to female…

Some Links

Because Lauren finds the coolest stuff: How many condoms can you put on a dildo? The answer may surprise you. Can you nail Jell-o to the wall? Why, yes. Yes you can. From WIMN Online (also via Lauren): How is…

More Proof of the Housework Gap

Another story that makes me glad I live alone. Tracy Clark-Flory at Broadsheet writes about a BBC report of a study showing that single women who live alone clean less than women who live with a male partner — and…

Dodging a Bullet

Lindsay Beyerstein has an article in Salon describing the reasons why she turned down the position with the Edwards campaign that eventually went to Amanda Marcotte. Very interesting reading.