"Saw Barbara Boxer briefly on television this morning and said what everyone says, 'God what is that hair?' So yesterday." That would be her Senate opponent Carly Fiorina, caught on a hot mic. Catfight!
Former Jezebel editor Moe Tkacik has written a rebuttal of sorts to Linda Hirshman's Double X piece from the other week - she also takes on Lizz Winstead, and, to a degree, others. You can check it out here... and here. [XX, Tumblr]
Feminists seem to love bickering about feminism. And as more women join the conversation, it gets nastier…and better! It's exciting that so many care enough about it. But it's time Judge Judy kept some order.
First, perhaps final, thoughts: This is purely anecdotal, but historically, when pearl-clutching, middle-aged white ladies complain that the integrity of young women is under attack, it means the Rolling Stones are coming to town. [XX]