Rebecca Traister and I have all the same tastes in women: we both love Dana Scully and now she has publicly avowed her love for for Rachel Maddow. Maddow is smart, self-deprecating, funny but doesn't own a TV or read about herself on the Internet, though, so she's unlikely to learn of our shared love for her. Oh, well, unrequited crushes are always the best. [The Nation]