Officially Switched from MT to WordPress

Thanks so much to Shelley of Burningbird for walking me through this change, and sometimes taking over completely. Shelley is a WordPress goddess. My allotment of sever space could no longer handle the rebuilds necessary to maintain the MT blog,…

About Lauren

Lauren left Feministe in January of 2006 after three years at this domain. Design Most banners are created using old advertisements, illustrations, and pin-up art that have been found on the internet. When one’s hobby is web design, Google Images…

The Trouble With Howard Stern

[This post brought to you by Rad Geek. Opinions expressed herein are not necessarily those of feministe or Ms. Lauren. etc. etc. etc.] O.K., I’ll cop to it. I was just about ready to cheer on Howard Stern’s "jihad" against…

Rape, As I Know It

Freedom is what you do with what’s been done to you. – Jean-Paul Sartre While watching the commentary on the Kobe Bryant rape spectacle, my stomach drops. I’ve written about the case often — I follow all news on traditional…