Day: June 17, 2007

Project Guest Blogger: Week Four

UPDATED! A big thanks to Roy and SnowdropExplodes for their awesome guest-blogging this week. You guys are fantastic! This week we’ll be joined by Flea, who usually writes over at One Good Thing, and Bint, who blogs at My Private…

Doing It All

Naomi Wolf has an interesting article in the Washington Post today about how images of falling-apart women dominate the media while real-life women are increasingly independent and competent. She rightly pins part of it on backlash culture, which is certainly…

80 percent ain’t so bad

A man who beat his pregnant girlfriend so severely that she died of brain damage has been sentenced to 36 years in prison — 16 for killing 21-year-old Monica Sanchez, and 20 for the death of the fetus she was…

E, It’s Bin Champion

Which is Yorkshire dialect for, “Heavens, what a wonderful time I’ve had”. As this is going to be my last post as guest blogger here, I’d like to thank everyone who’s read and commented on my posts, it’s been a…