Monthly Archives: October 2006

New poll on support for SD abortion ban

TweetDespite all the false advertising and other dirty tactics, polling shows support for the South Dakota abortion ban is down 10 points headed into the last week before the election. Sweet! If (and it’s a big “if”) all those people actually turn out to vote, things are looking good. Tweet
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‘Cause we’re fancy like that.

TweetSo I’m heading off in a bit to bring 100 girls (yikes) from Girls for Gender Equity’s programs to this year’s Glamour Women of the Year Awards. I have no idea what to expect, but I heard last year’s event featured Queen Latifah, Catherine Zeta-Jones and Mary J. Blige. Let’s hope it will be as [...]
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Synonyms are a girl’s worst enemy.

TweetLet’s play a game called “Which synonym is the most offensive?” Via Thesaurus.com: Main Entry: girl Definition: female Synonyms: babe, baby doll, bird, blonde, bobby-soxer, boytoy, broad, butterfly, canary, chick, coed, cupcake, cutie, dame, damsel, daughter, deb, debutante, doll, female, filly, gal, jail bait, lady, lassie, mademoiselle, maid, maiden, minx, miss, missy, mouse, nymph, nymphet, [...]
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A Real Hot winner indeed.

Tweet Check out this interview in The Washington Post with one of the Real Hot 100 of 2006, Holly Shulman. Shulman is the founder of Vote Against Violence, a political action committee which addresses domestic and sexual violence. Did I mention she’s only 23? Congratulations, Hottie Holly! Tweet
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Another reason to hate Halloween.

Tweet While last year’s disturbing product poll nominee the Child “Pimp� Costume was disturbing enough, I thought I’d point out another kind of costume that I really can’t believe people actually wear: for Halloween, why not be a different race! In addition to the “Indian Pink Princess� above check out some more of my favorite-racist-costumes-to-hate [...]
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