Study Shows Home Births Aren't As Safe. So What?

Here's an interesting example of how to interpret scientific results - and draw policy implications from them - from the world of birth practices and safety. » 12/20/11 3:10pm 12/20/11 3:10pm

How Pink Became A "Girl Color"

Color is everywhere; gender is everywhere; color and gender have a varied, changing, and hard-to-pin-down relationship, which nevertheless creates powerful, explicit and implicit signals by and for both the people who apply colors (to their kids, themselves, their cars) and those who see them (including themselves). » 2/23/11 11:20am 2/23/11 11:20am