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Before: Braeburn Apples

Awaiting their starring role in a pie that will mark the one-month anniversary of Kuff’s birthday, the Braeburn apples:

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Jumpin’ Judicial Candidates, Batman!

I rolled into the West Grey Metropolitan Multi-Service Center around 4 this afternoon, and promptly slammed on my breaks. Traffic jam in the lot. Should’ve gone with my first instinct to vote at Moody Park, where I could also check … Continue reading

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Prime Example of Mansplaining

Thanks to Mark Antill, Communications Director for the Faulk for Congress campaign, for this great example of mansplaining in response to my blog post about voting for Sheila Jackson Lee: 1) You are voting for a woman because she is … Continue reading

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Oh, Sheila! – or – Legislating While Female

Like they always say, what’s good for the goose is always good for the gander. Oh, Sheila! As much as that song rocks (and it is OK to admit you always thought it was by Prince), this post is actually … 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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