Finally, That Third Bridget Jones Book You Weren't Asking For

If you're anything like me, you've spent the last decade missing outrageous tart Bridget Jones something awful not caring about Bridget Jones like it's a full-time job. I mean, don't get me wrong, our gal Bridge accomplished some serious shit back in the day—it was refreshing, 20 years ago, to see the public embrace a… » 2/06/13 5:10pm 2/06/13 5:10pm

How Bridget Jones Is Destroying British Families

Lest you think that American social conservatives have a monopoly on obnoxious, regressive views of women, may we direct you to the comments of one British Member of Parliament, David Willetts? According to the Daily Mail » 9/29/08 1:20pm 9/29/08 1:20pm, Willetts recently told his countrymen that the British family is under threat from a 'Bridget…

New York Times Hard-Pressed To Name Funniest Female Novelists

New York Times » 9/16/08 3:30pm 9/16/08 3:30pm book critic David Kelly asked his fellow writers to name and he noted that not a single female author was nominated. "Where are the female nominees?" Kelly wonders. "Someone here mentioned Jane Austen, but only halfheartedly and only after I pointed out that not a single novel by a woman had been…