Does she come with mastectomy scars?

So it’s October, which means it’s National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. And you know what that means: pink-ribboned merchandising opportunities! Sure, you got your mixers, and your cosmetics, and your vacuum cleaners (because nothing connects you with your womanhood like products designed to remind you that you’re a cooking, cleaning sexbot), but here’s something new: […] more

It’s Baaaack!

Hysteria, that is: Hysteria is a 4,000-year-old diagnosis that has been applied to no mean parade of witches, saints and, of course, Anna O. But over the last 50 years, the word has been spoken less and less. The disappearance of hysteria has been heralded at least since the 1960’s. What had been a Victorian […] more