Bride as Cake

Wedding cakes tend to look like wedding dresses, but it’s unusual for the bride to wear a cake as a dress.

A Statistic

There’ve been a lot of thoughtful posts about the study on the Iraq death toll: A team of American and Iraqi epidemiologists estimates that 655,000 more people have died in Iraq since coalition forces arrived in March 2003 than would…

Speaking of Gloria Steinem and Satire

…And porn… Pandagon has apparently received some praise from an unsavory source: Playboy says this about Pandagon (tee-hee): “The don’t-give-a-fuck spirit of blogging is alive and well at Pandagon, where three fierce, funny, pro-sex feminists disguise their almost frightening intellect…

Who I Am

At the risk of sounding like Britney Spears, I’m gonna go ahead and throw it out there: I am not a role model. I am, however, a feminist. And you can try and take away my membership card, but I’m…

Holy Shit

Small plane strikes NYC apartment building. Probably just a shitty pilot. Right? … right?

Note to Lauren: DTMFA

Ms. Lauren, I know you love your boy Keith as much as I love me some Anderson, but I think it’s time to let him go: To quote: Paris Hilton claims she was punched in the face yesterday morning at…

Bad Ideas

Jesus. I was swamped yesterday and hadn’t heard about this. Apparently, Ampersand has sold the domain name for Alas, A Blog to a pornographer, with the idea that Alas’s traffic would drive up hits to the porn site: I stopped…