Why Bristol Palin's Pregnancy Should Be Fair Game To Pundits (If Not…

When Sarah Palin gave her introductory speech » 9/02/08 12:00pm 9/02/08 12:00pm on Friday in Dayton, Ohio, she spent a minute or two thanking the McCains and uttering various pleasantries about her nomination before launching into a several minute spiel about her family — about her snowmobilin' husband, Todd, and about her oldest son, Track, who…

Question: How Much Did Misogyny Cripple Hillary Clinton's Historic…

While Barack Obama plays host to "spectacular" crowds across the Pacific Northwest, the post-mortems on Hillary Clinton have begun in earnest… and the verdict is that misogyny has been a contributing, if not fatal, factor in her presidential campaign. Jodi Kantor made the front page of the Times today with her report on… » 5/19/08 11:30am 5/19/08 11:30am

New York NOW President Calls Ted Kennedy A Traitor; Obama A…

The National Organization for Women's New York State chapter president Marcia Pappas just went apeshit on Ted Kennedy for endorsing the "new guy," Barack Obama. "Women have forgiven Kennedy, stuck up for him, stood by him, hushed the fact that he was late in his support of Title IX, the ERA, the Family Leave and Medical… » 1/28/08 5:30pm 1/28/08 5:30pm

Young Feminists Can't Decide Between Obama & Clinton

At Wellesley college, Hillary Clinton's alma mater, young women are split on the Clinton vs. Obama issue, The Washington Post reports. For instance: Katie Chanpong and Aubre Carreon Aguilar are both feminists and political activists. "If you're a woman, you vote for Hillary because of what it means to women everywhere,"… » 1/11/08 4:00pm 1/11/08 4:00pm

How Does A Black Woman Feel About The Glamour Controversy? I Asked…

About a month ago, we wrote about an incident at a NYC law firm involving an editor from Glamour magazine, the "appropriateness" of certain African-American hairstyles, the word "political", and some angry, offended attorneys. Yesterday, the (now-former) editor, Ashley Baker, called Moe and gave as much of her side of the… » 10/09/07 2:30pm 10/09/07 2:30pm

Smart Women, Happy Husbands

According to a new study published by Australian researchers this week, for each year of education a man's wife has, the more satisfied he is with his life. We'd make a joke about Bill and Hillary disproving this theory, but now that Hillary's suddenly flashing her tits like every other famous American woman, the whole … » 7/20/07 4:59pm 7/20/07 4:59pm