After an encounter with a box of cereal, I am trying to be blind to all those ribbons and banners on ordinary things I buy.
My brain-churning, stomach-twisting questioning presumed that I knew all there was to know about what it’s like to be a woman in this world. And I don’t.
Our feeds are full of ire about men who don’t get it. A lot of men do, so I’m sharing just such a case, with my own comments as someone who markets without apology to a specific audience.
ow would you like to walk into a bakery, clothing store or dentist, either by yourself or in front of your kids or grandparents, and have the person behind the counter take one look at you and say “We don’t serve your kind.” And it is legal to treat you that way?
hat is it about Rowan Atkinson’s smooshy, agile face that fits so perfectly across so many eras? Blackadder’s range of feckless to sneering expressions, and Mr. Bean’s wordless cunning to clueless antics – they make me laugh.
Mary Griggs shares a wonderful history lesson and a summing up of the beautiful, supportive “Wedding Week” in Alabama. Read it, it will do your heart good.
Astronaut and Scientist Sally Ride’s statue may represent California in the Capitol Statuary Hall and she’d be the first openly LGBT person figured there.
What is a “real lesbian” and who decides? Karin Kallmaker on the tightrope of being guest and host in the Big Queer Tent.
There are TWO PEOPLE in this photo and only one is being slut shamed.
Unfortunately, many of the same people who want so desperately to protect the public from nonexistent voting fraud do not want to protect the public from real, pervasive gun violence.
seems to me that if this satirical cover shows Obama as an empty chair (fun play on the Clint Eastwood thing) and Jim Lehrer asleep, then Romney needs to have a Pinocchio nose and pants on fire. #FIFY Copyrighted material.
If any of these things happened to you or your friend or your child, what would you call it? I call it hate.
When an openly out straight woman insists Sally Ride should have stayed in the closet even after she died…
When anyone suggested women should be permitted to do something…
It’s true that filtering software may examine your site and decide it’s “adult,” but let the software make that decision; don’t do it to yourself!
Imagine for a moment that you’re filling out an application for a credit card and it asks for contact information for your father, your brother or your husband, one of whom must sign the application before you’ll be considered.
I’m actually talking about an even dirtier word: FEMINIST. I think younger women have heard “feminazi” more than they’ve heard “feminist.”
But you know what, One Million Moms? I am really far more dangerous! In my lesbian love story Sugar, there are LESBIAN BAKED GOODS where children could see them.