Not Even Childfree Women Are Safe From the Batshit Mommy Wars

Unless we're talking about pizza toppings or how much of a bottle of rosé we're drinking, can we just retire the phrase "having it all"? We were never exactly clear on its meaning to begin with, and it's only become increasingly hollow—most recently evidenced by the latest cover of Time that pegs it as "not having… » 8/04/13 5:00pm 8/04/13 5:00pm

Newsweek Declares Barack Obama Gay

In a harried effort to outdo TIME's "breastfeeding toddler" cover, Newsweek unveiled the cover of this week's issue: the President on a backdrop of what appears to be outer space, head encircled by a rainbow halo. Underneath that, the headline "The First Gay President." Barack Obama's wife and daughters are going to… » 5/14/12 11:50am 5/14/12 11:50am

Time Really Should Have Photoshopped Out the Chair on Breastfeeding…

Will Ferrell returned to SNL last night in an attempt to fan the embers of his dying movie career (he'll star opposite Zach Galifianakis in the latest movie with a baby-punching joke, The Campaign, surely not destined to be confused for a much better movie about politics, Election). Saturday Night Live has gotten… » 5/13/12 1:30pm 5/13/12 1:30pm

Breastfeeding Mom From Time Cover: 'It's Not Right For Everybody'

Jamie Lynne Grumet, the mother seen breastfeeding her 3-year-old on this week's cover of Time was on Today this morning, with a very calm, down-to-earth attitude about the story. She says she knew what she was getting into when she posed (there's a behind-the-scences piece about how the cover was shot, for… » 5/11/12 10:40am 5/11/12 10:40am

The Time Breastfeeding Cover Is Your Newest Meme

It was bound to happen, but the new TIME cover has become a meme in record time. Buzzfeed has a collection of what the striking image hath wrought, and Strollerderby has provided some amusing alternate headlines (Are You MILF Enough?") for the attachment parenting article that took the internet by storm today. » 5/10/12 11:15pm 5/10/12 11:15pm

Stop Antichoicers From Keeping Cecile Richards off TIME's 'Most…

You're probably aware that TIME magazine annually asks its readers to determine the most influential leaders, artists, innovators, icons and heroes in the world. But you might not know that pro-lifers like Jill Stanek and LifeNews are determined to vote Planned Parenthood CEO Cecile Richards down and Archbishop of… » 4/06/12 11:20am 4/06/12 11:20am