This has been on my mind for quite some time, ever since I wrote that I was a “Free Range Mama.” It’s only weighed more on me since adding a Blog With Integrity button to my sidebar, which is a… Read more ›
A cluster of musings around the word ‘class.’ Got into a discussion with a conservative person on Twitter regarding that person’s perception of “Marxist” tendencies in Van Jones (who became political collateral damage when Glenn Beck targeted him as such,… Read more ›
I know it didn’t sound like it the other day. That day I could barely be civil. I talked in grunts. Details squeezed out like tough little tantrum-y tears, in between growls and barks. Perhaps the bad mood is related… Read more ›
“A Green Revolution of Another Kind: Iranian Protests on Social Media for a Free and Fair Election.”
Children of Recession: Grow a Row.
“Is the Release of Torture Photos Necessary? The MOMocrats Debate Obama’s Decision.”
Popular and funny MetroDad, a blogger whose work I usually enjoy, wrote a post some time ago called “Use Your Words: How We’re Raising a Nation of Pussies!”–and I respectfully disagree. After reading his post, I thought, hmm, definitely a… Read more ›
Everybody Was Kung Fu Fighting.
In which all the narrative memes of my life converge in one conversation, and I’m told by my huz that I’m exactly like BSG President Laura Roslin. Was I just insulted? Hiro Protagonist goes to school with a little girl… Read more ›
Tomorrow I get up early and my son and HB drop me off at the airport. I spend all day flying to the east coast for a conference that was planned months ago. Isn’t it always the way where nothing… Read more ›