A Defense Of Writing About Female Politicians' Shoes

What do Rachel Zoe and a handful of female politicians have in common? They like this shoe, as The New York Times, half-shamefacedly, informs us today. Trivializing, or refreshing perspective on women in politics? » 8/24/10 5:08pm 8/24/10 5:08pm

Bad Mother, Good Writer

"A good mother [...] doesn't need her kids to like her all the time. Of writers and their readers, Waldman's book leaves me thinking, the same might be true." — Susan Dominus [NYT] » 5/11/09 6:40pm 5/11/09 6:40pm

Can You Write About That Time You Posed Naked, And Also Things Of…

The New York Times just hired this former sex writer as a metro section columnist, and a cursory web search revealed that she not only penned that crazy Glamour story about the insane Conde Nast lady who hired both an egg donor and a surrogate mother, she has NAKED PHOTOS OF HERSELF floating around...her house. » 11/07/07 2:00pm 11/07/07 2:00pm