Day: February 7, 2009

Seriously, “fattitude?”

Ampersand linked to Carol Lay’s new graphic memoir. He’s dismayed by the story, and I think I agree. It’s a book about how, via a really severe calorie restriction regime and a regular exercise program (but mostly the former), she…

Weekend Reads

HEY GUYS!: On the importance of gender-neutral language. IS BEAUTIFUL: A touching memory from The Black Snob on little black girls, beauty, and barbie dolls. [via] ROSIE THE RIVETER: On the gender and class implications of the economic recession, and…