Day: February 16, 2010

… yeah.

‘Everything that can be invented has been invented.’ Perhaps you have heard this quote before, attributed to a Charles Duell, commissioner of the US patents office in 1899. This is a funny story, but it is not actually a true…

Rape: the sinister blame game

A new UK study shows that most people still blame rape victims at least some of the time — and women are even more likely to victim-blame than men. I offer my analysis on these findings in my first ever…

Some Work/Life Facts to Piss You Off

From the good people at Fem2.0. Considering this is my first full day back to work after last week’s back-to-back blizzards, I’ll let this list of U.S. statistics speak for itself… 1. 48% of workers do not have paid sick…