Blogging An Abortion: "Precious, Silver-Tongued, Knocked Up 16 Year…

When we got the tip this morning that a woman was anonymously Tumblring her abortion » 8/22/08 1:30pm 8/22/08 1:30pm, my first though was, oh Christ. I figured it would be some sort of shock value rant. I was pleasantly surprised to find that the blog "What To Expect When You're Aborting," is both funny servicey! The tagline to the site is "I'm 23.…

Did Juno Make Jamie Lynn Spears Think Motherhood Would Be Easy?

Considering the avalanche of praise heaped on screenwriter Diablo Cody's debut film, Juno, an equally intense backlash was predictable. In fact, a piece on Slate yesterday explored the potential culture wars on teen pregnancy the movie could inspire. Writer Ann Hulbert quotes NY Times critic A.O. Scott's review of Juno » 12/19/07 1:00pm 12/19/07 1:00pm