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  • Opinion

    How to take down Drumpf

    It’s interesting to watch how, almost 100 days into what’s sure to be a long four years, the Drumpf brand of egomaniacal chaos is shaping the media narrative. Every week, he has another temper…

    May 1, 2017
  • Opinion

    On Trump & sexual assault

    I was really upset by the Trump tapes. I didn’t think I was “allowed” to be upset, until I heard Michelle Obama speak. I thought it was silly to be hurt by something so…

    October 31, 2016
  • Opinion

    On the demise of Gawker

    I have so many over-lapping, contradictory opinions about the Gawker thing, all of which should be prefaced by the fact that I’ve never really read it. Not because it was a gutter tabloid but because I…

    October 24, 2016
  • Opinion

    On Weiner and forgiveness

    To the delight of headline writers (& perhaps also feminists and Hillary supporters) everywhere, the Huma Abedin/Anthony Weiner marriage is over. The NY Post had their fun:…

    September 19, 2016
  • Opinion

    On freezing one’s eggs

    When I lived in New York, I got a lot of mail addressed to my apartment’s former tenant. One bitter winter afternoon, I mistakenly opened a letter to her from a fertility clinic on…

    September 5, 2016
  • Opinion

    Breaking: Kim Kardashian was NAKED!!

    Kim Kardashian was out in the nip again. That’s hardly newsworthy, though the internet predictably went nuts. Here’s the image. Rest assured that it was censored to avoid the rath of Instagram’s posting guidelines,…

    August 22, 2016