Did It Really Take "Iron My Shirt" To Teach Women That Severe Sexism…

"Iron my shirt"; Citizens United Not Timid; steel-thighed nutcrackers... according to two feature articles this week, all that misogyny may be creating a new "wave" of the women's movement. Not only does Salon's Rebecca Traister suggest that the current election cycle may very well "give birth to a new generation of… » 4/15/08 1:30pm 4/15/08 1:30pm

ELLE Reveals Men Actually Think Anorexia Is Sexy

You know that whole thing about how being superskinny is an ideal originated by the fashion industry and perpetuated by female competitiveness and like, totally NOT AT ALL what men are interested in etc. etc.? Well that's bullshit, says a story in the March Elle by Amanda Fortini, a 5'6 woman who dropped to 100 pounds… » 2/19/08 12:30pm 2/19/08 12:30pm