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I Beg To Differ (But What Do I Know)

I don’t eat nearly often enough at what I feel is the best restaurant in the Heights, Zelko Bistro. I don’t go so often because I rarely have the time or patience to wait, and there’s usually a wait. I … Continue reading

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Voicemail Time Machine

What is she’s drunk, crazy, or about to kick off a book tour? The 3 best guesses as to why Ginni Thomas left a voicemail for Anita Hill asking her to pray about apologizing to Clarence Thomas. Wednesday night, a … Continue reading

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Start Talking With Each Other About The Money

I’ve had numerous opportunities to point out the fact that, as a woman, I count. I count the number of women’s names on your letterhead, on your board, on your committee, on your staff list. I look to see how … Continue reading

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Coming Attractions: Blogging for Fair Pay

Perhaps that title suggests that I’m blogging for pay. I wish! I mean, if someone wants to set things up & chip in . . . No, I’ll be blogging about the fact that women STILL earn less than men … Continue reading

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It’s Just Semantics ‘Til Someone Gets Punched in the Face

Jouissens on Feministing posted this incredibly thoughtful examination of the many issues that arise when NBC commentators call women skiers like Lindsey Vonn girls yet refer to their peers with penises as men. Yeah. What she said. Not that I’m … Continue reading

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Diversity By The Numbers Doesn’t Always Paint The Picture

As a feminist of a certain age, I count.  I look at places of privilege and power, and I count.  How many women?  How many minorities? How old are they? How high have they risen, and how quickly, and who … Continue reading

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