Month: July 2010

shorter, cuter, more honest people

you do not have a right to child free spaces. there is this weird thing in western culture, especially n american culture, where people/adults seem to believe that they have a right to discriminate against children. recently, i was hanging…

My Sluthood, Myself.

Last summer, I suffered the breakup of a relationship that I had thought would be permanent. Now, I’ve been through my share of break-ups, even of quite serious relationships, but nothing ever broke me like this one. Since then, I’ve…

Hello.

Hello all! My name is Shani and I’d like to send many thanks to Jill for inviting me to guest. It’s always so hard to write a bio post — I never know whether to be clever or straightforward. But…

Mad Men Open Thread

What did you all think? Also, check Frank Rich’s column this week. Obviously if you have not yet seen this week’s episode and you don’t want it spoiled, don’t read the comments.

from al qahira

:::waves::: my name is mai’a. some of y’all know me, most of y’all don’t. i am a black ndn queer mama to a three year old bad-ass princess. live in cairo, egypt. write for a few blogs like guerrilla mama…

It’s So Hard To Say Goodbye

Today is my last day blogging with the lovelies here at Feministe. It’s been fun, and I hope you’ve found my posts interesting at the least, maybe infuriating, hopefully not boring. I’ll be taking a brief vacation and staying “home”,…

The Coming Race War

Well, Andrew Breitbart, smearing Shirley Sherrod in order to refute the NAACP’s resolution against “racist elements” in the Tea Party turned out to be a pretty bad idea. Yes, you cost her her job, but she’s making black people look…

Strong women

Not to write two work-out mentioning posts in a row, but my gym has simply the baddest-ass logo ever: It’s a totally co-ed gym and our logo is a girl doing some burly power snatches. How awesome is that? What’s…