The Mommy Diaries

What happens when New York City women go online and create their own mommy-centered community? A lot of rage, frustration and class warfare. My feelings echo Rebecca Traister’s: There is so much to say about Emily Nussbaum’s New York magazine…

Because He’s the Decider, That’s Why

Lovely. Mr. Gonzales also told the senators that President Bush personally blocked Justice Department lawyers from pursuing an internal inquiry into the administration’s warrantless eavesdropping program. “The president of the United States makes the decision,” Mr. Gonzales said, by way…

I think we can all go home now.

From the special moderation cue: Um, Ok, if all heterosexual sex is demeaning towards women, how are we supposed to reproduce? Forget that we have fertility technology and drugs. I will tell you who is reproducing, muslims. Before you all…

Wandering Hands

George Bush is really doing the Ugly American thing up right on this trip to Russia. First that whole pig thing. Then the open mike (and the open mouth with food spitting out). Now, he’s gotten handsy with German Chancellor…

Unaffordable Housing

Pam at Pandagon has an interesting post/Q of the day today about housing costs. What percentage of your household income goes toward housing? This was a popular and interesting one over at my pad. The answers are all over the…