Day: March 13, 2007

AutoAdmit Update

Looks like one of AutoAdmit’s heads, Anthony Ciolli, has stepped down from his position as Chief Education Director of the site (yeah, I laughed at that title too). He’s still affiliated with AutoAdmit and will continue to manage the other…

More Choices for Pregnant Women

The New York Times has a beautiful article about perinatal hospice programs, where parents of newborns who are fated to die (or who are stillborn) can give birth, get support and hopefully find some peace. Read the whole thing, but…

After-Abortion e-Cards

Created by Exhale, a fantastic non-judgmental after-abortion counseling organization. This isn’t one of those “Repent, Sinner!” abortion groups, or even an organization which assumes that all women are “hurt” by abortion. Exhale recognizes that the choice to have an abortion…

Things to read since I’m not writing

*But first a request: Anyone with an Atlantic Monthly subscription wanna email me the full text of Caitlin Flanagan’s article from this month’s edition?* Lynn Paltrow of National Advocates for Pregnant Women has a fantastic op/ed on TomPaine.com about moving…

A Few Links

Jill’s sick, I’m too pressed for time to post for real, and piny is in an undisclosed location, so here are some links to get you through the day: Scott Lemieux has a couple of posts about the conservative argument…

Because I’m still sick…

Read my article in Alternet today! It’s about the HPV vaccine, and the fact that it’s prohibitively expensive for college students (and not covered by university insurance). I wish I had more space in the article to write about the…

Dammit.

So I hunted high and low for a pair of shoes that were work-appropriate, not unduly expensive, yet comfortable and supportive for my problem feet. And I found them, finally. Unfortunately, they fart when I walk.