Monthly Archives: August 2007

Tres Bra-zarre.

Tweet Here’s something a little lighter for the end of your Thursday… Strangely, the brassiere has been getting a lot of media attention as of late. AlterNet has everything you’ll ever need to know about the bra, including the myth that it was almost named a Titzling. (Come on, you can’t tell me that’s not [...]
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Pregnant women stress out.

TweetIt’s a shocker, I know. And if I was pregnant, this would just stress me out even more. Via the Guardian: Most expectant mothers suffer stress during pregnancy, potentially putting at risk their baby’s development in the womb, according to a survey. A poll of more than 1,100 pregnant women by the baby charity Tommy’s [...]
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Not Oprah’s Book Club: I Love Female Orgasm

Tweet It was the night before I had the awesome opportunity to see Barack Obama in-studio on The Daily Show. I got my The Audacity of Hope and my Obama biography and curled into bed, thinking I would read some passages and get excited about seeing the man with the otherworldly charisma the next day. [...]
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Missouri governor contracts with anti-choice legal group

TweetAs Samhita noted earlier this week, there’s some legal wrangling going on in Missouri over a TRAP law that would require abortion clinics to perform major modifications to their facilities — modifications so expensive it would effectively shut down two of the three abortion providers in the state. (Which is, of course, the law’s intended [...]
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What Does Open Marriage Look Like to You?

Tweet Contributed by Jenny Block, author of Open: Love, Sex, and Life in an Open Marriage If there were no Disney, would girls still spend their lives looking for Prince Charming? I read fashion magazines. I figure I better confess that up front. As I flip through the pages of the September issue of W, [...]
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