Katie Couric Weighs in on the HPV Vaccine Controversy

Katie Couric just wrapped up a show on the HPV vaccine. The title of the show "The HPV Vaccine Controversy" becomes clear from the show's description on the Katie Show website: The HPV vaccine is considered a life-saving cancer preventer … but is it a potentially deadly dose for girls? Meet a mom who claims her daughter died after getting the HPV vaccine, and hear all sides of the HPV vaccine controversy. ...more
karioCan you cite one example of someone "pushing" this vaccine who has vastly overstated the ...more

Katie Couric Takes On Daytime with ABC's "Katie"

If you caught Katie Couric's warm, insightful, personal keynote chat with Lisa Stone at BlogHer '12, then you already know that she understands the value of social media. But now Katie is giving bloggers a special seat on her eponymous new daytime talk show. Motivational speaker and blogger Brene Brown, The Bloggess Jenny Lawson, Kelly Wickham of Mocha Momma, Karen of Worn Off Novelties, and Erin Kotecki Vest of Queen of Spain are on Thursday, September 13....more
no one under the age of 50 wants to see this show!more

The BlogHer’12 Conference Returns to New York City

The 2012 BlogHer conference got off to an impressive start with an official opening address from no less than the President of the United States—live via the Internet. With signage behind his right shoulder that read, “Women for Obama,” the Commander-in-Chief congratulated organizers and attendees on the biggest BlogHer gathering to date. ...more

BlogHer '12 Is Almost Here! What Are Your Thoughts as We Approach the Event?

The BlogHer '12 conference is less than a week away. Are you going? Are you ready? If you're new to the event -- or even if you're a seasoned veteran -- you probably have a mental list compiled that you visit oh...three or four hundred times a day. If you're wondering what to wear, here's an excellent post by Stacy Morrison that will address your sartorial anxieties....more
hmmm I don't see a poll.  Maybe it's blocked out on this computer.   I'm a newbie to attending ...more

Announcing Katie Couric as Keynote Speaker at BlogHer '12!

In case you weren't excited enough about BlogHer '12 in New York City, we're happy to announce that Katie Couric will be our lunch keynote speaker on Saturday, August 4! That's right! While you enjoy lunch, this award-winning journalist, best-selling author and popular television host will be on stage with BlogHer Co-Founder Lisa Stone talking about her life as she embarks on a new journey, her new show Katie....more
I can not attend this conference but the news of Katie  Couric attendance  is in not a ...more

figure out who you are...then push past the fear

Lately I've read several books that aren't really connected but ironically have had similar common denominators throughout them. One is Katie Couric's The Best Advice I Ever Got....more

Teen Dating Violence

Teen dating abuse and violence is a growing problem; some recent reports in the media shed light on it and programs that have been set up to help address it....more

Katie Couric and Diane Sawyer Are No "Newsmommies"

Someone has actually coined the phrase "newsmommy." Yes, you heard me. Newsmommy. ...more

Have people who sell stuff for profit ever been more desperate than they are right now, just ...more

Life Lessons for Graduates

It sure doesn't feel like summer around the Butterfly base as the cool temps and constant rain are clear reminders of a chilly April day. ...more