I have a TV shopping channel on the background as I am trying to get some things together and thought how sad things are for women**as far as cosmetics go**.You “need” a serum for morning and night, you need a bb cream, cc cream, and a gallon of tar….**joking**. I mean, seriously, do you see a really big run by guys to stores for the same stuff they shamelessly shill women for on tv? We aren’t speaking $5.00 either. I just heard one price as $104.00....more
An article by Jennifer C. Kerr appeared in The Seattle Times which reported a poll taken of baby-boomers born between 1946 and 1964. This particular poll found that 64 percent of boomers say they don’t have a living will or a health care proxy. Kerr explains, “Those documents would guide medical decisions should a patient be unable to communicate with doctors.”...more
For years, women's issues have been suffering complacency and lukewarm responses from the media and mainstream culture in general. Childcare, reproductive justice, fair pay and countless other issues have not rallied the forces or the show of hands needed to secure true equality for the "fairer sex". Suddenly the GOP, hardly the womb known to birth feminist activists, brings us Gov. Palin.