Monthly Archives: February 2013

Humor Standards: Boobs Are The Tip Of The Iceberg


The furor over Seth MacFarlane’s performance at the Oscars may have subsided, but I argue we need to keep it alive. Humor–and women and people of color–deserve a higher standard. Continue reading

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The Problem That Has No Name, Or Now Has A Name, But Maybe Still Doesn’t


Today is the 50th anniversary of the publication of Betty Friedan‘s groundbreaking book,  “The Feminine Mystique.”  Her famous assertion, that women are suffering from a ‘problem that has no name’ may still be true,  or it may not. Friedan’s book … Continue reading

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Happy Valentines Day Any Way You Can


I’m not big on Valentine’s Day. It’s fun to get chocolate, yes. But every day should be Valentine’s Day. Whether this Sabrett hot dog man is just capitalizing on the holiday (like most retailers),  or that he has love for … Continue reading

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Hillary Better Sleep Late Tomorrow


Hillary Clinton is done with her latest job, Secretary of State. Can you image how late she is going to sleep tomorrow?  She better rest up, we’re gonna need her in 2016, and promise not to watch her too closely … Continue reading

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