What's screwed up about America's body image
Her message to women everywhere ... Richards, talking about photo enhancement, said, "Why would you watch a movie without special effects? You understand that this isn't real. There's Photoshop in magazines and special effects in movies. I mean, it happens.
What Does It Mean to Be Iraqi Anymore?
A dozen or so women, all wearing loose black cloaks and head scarves ... So now, a decade after the institutionalization of U.S.-promoted demographic profiling, what does it mean to be an Iraqi, especially when the very seams of this patchwork society ...
Why Does Sports Media Ignore Women?
Women ... we’re talking pretty crazy numbers here. Think about it: ESPN gets an estimated 80 million monthly unique visitors, of whom 94 percent are men. If they could get their audience to even a 75 percent/25 percent split, that’d mean an extra ...
Ira Glass and what we get wrong when we talk about Shakespeare
“Does this Ira Glass thing mean we all get to stop pretending to enjoy Shakespeare ... rather than using the Bard’s name as a synonym for unimpeachable greatness, we could talk about what works of Shakespeare we like best, which do not resonate ...
What Does It Mean to Support Israel?
is pretty good at getting publicity even if his stunts or the silly talk about the former congressman running for president hasn’t helped his show’s or his network’s sinking ratings. But Scarborough’s antics this week do give us an excuse to ...