Are Women's Magazines the Key to Nurturing More Women Writers?

There's been an ongoing discussion about how poorly represented women are among the ranks of magazine writers. For instance, women wrote just 26.44 percent of New Yorker stories last year and only 16 percent of those in Harper's. But Katrina vanden Heuvel, editor of The Nation (which does a bit better women-wise than… » 5/02/12 9:15pm 5/02/12 9:15pm

How Twitter Is Ruining Celebrities

Okay, Jim Carrey was never my favorite, and I'd wager he wasn't yours either. But his Elin-blaming antics on Twitter this weekend confirmed a longtime suspicion I've had: when it comes to the Internet, some people should consider shutting up. » 4/12/10 2:30pm 4/12/10 2:30pm