Some Parents Looking To Adopt Find Bureaucratic Roadblocks

According to the most recent government statistics, 600,000 women are looking to adopt children to whom they are not related. 129,000 foster children are waiting to be adopted, and only 8,000 were adopted last year by parents to whom they had no prior relationship. In the Washington Post » 11/10/08 9:30am 11/10/08 9:30am, adoption advocate Jeff Katz …

This Week In Tabloids: Why Barack Loves Michelle; Angelina Is Anxious…

Welcome back to Midweek Madness, where we parse tabloid punditry so you don't have to. This week marked a slight departure in tabloid fare, as Us featured potential President and First Lady Barack and Michelle Obama on the cover. Don't let it throw you; the other tabloids covered all the usual players, with In Touch, … » 6/18/08 1:30pm 6/18/08 1:30pm

'NY Times' Fashion Critic Cathy Horyn Trash-Talks Vera Wang; Gets…

  • NY Times fashion critic Cathy Horyn (left) ate Cheerios, ran into a bunch of famous people she knows, got coffee, saw a Vera Wang show that was supposed to be about "Rome" and she totally didn't see what was so "Rome" about it. Her blog is sort of like Cory Kennedy's blog, only with better punctuation.[NYT]
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