Stale 'War on Women' Rhetoric Underscores Tone-Deaf DNC

It's bad enough when men regard women as single-issue voters, but it's insulting when women buy into that brainless nonsense.Hence, the entire one-trick pony "war on women" of a Democratic National Convention agenda this week showcased a party bereft of fresh ideas for women, unless they happen to think of little more than their reproductive systems.No question that women's issues post-Roe v. Wade must and will always include concerns about reproductive health....more
 @Lorraine Devon Wilke Nice way to put it on me.    I might not agree with Erica - or with you, ... more

Stale 'War on Women' Rhetoric Underscores Tone-Deaf DNC

It's bad enough when men regard women as single-issue voters, but it's insulting when women buy into that brainless nonsense.Hence, the entire one-trick pony "war on women" of a Democratic National Convention agenda this week showcased a party bereft of fresh ideas for women, unless they happen to think of little more than their reproductive systems.No question that women's issues post-Roe v. Wade must and will always include concerns about reproductive health....more
 @Lorraine Devon Wilke That bar being set by whom? Something about your response makes me ... more

Stale 'War on Women' Rhetoric Underscores Tone-Deaf DNC

It's bad enough when men regard women as single-issue voters, but it's insulting when women buy into that brainless nonsense.Hence, the entire one-trick pony "war on women" of a Democratic National Convention agenda this week showcased a party bereft of fresh ideas for women, unless they happen to think of little more than their reproductive systems.No question that women's issues post-Roe v. Wade must and will always include concerns about reproductive health....more
 @Lorraine Devon Wilke BlogHer is the exact place this post should be - an open dialogue ... more

Go Granny: Hottie Cloris Leachman on Why Us Geeks Need Reliable Technology More Than Tight Leather

There's a new leather-clad hottie in town with her own Super Bowl commercial, and her name is Cloris Leachman. And her commercial co-star ... is me. Prepare to wet your pants....more

Lisa - if you haven't seen "Raising Hope" yet, you have to see it ASAP. Leachman is great as Me ... more

The Power of Latkes: A Shiksa's First Hanukkah

I celebrated my first Hanukkah eight years ago, back before I converted to Judaism when I was really and truly a shiksa (aka a non-Jewish woman). I had studied Judaism a bit in college, but I didn’t have any practical experience when it came to Jewish food or holiday traditions. Meanwhile, my fiancé is as Jewish as they come. Needless to say, I was slightly out of my element. ...more

That's the real question. Did you fry the latkes in schmaltz for a real orthodox feel?

And ... more

Get Fit with Crystal Light Pure Fitness and BlogHer for a Chance to Win $1,000!

Hi, I'm Jenny, from Jenny on the Spot.  For the next 8 weeks I'll be here on BlogHer.com sharing my tips on how you can stay fit along with the bloggers below....more

Actually, it's the Crystal Light Pure Fitness that helps me keep in shape. Because of a major ... more

UPDATED: NINE MEET-UPS THIS WEEKEND: Announcing More Pre-BlogHer '10 Meet-ups in TWENTY-ONE Cities!

Last week we kicked off the pre-BlogHer '10 Meet-Up series with a wonderful evening in New York City. But never fear, we have eight more meet-ups to announce, in cities all over North America! ...more

Just throwing it out there to make a sad face. more

Leave a Comment Now to Donate a Book to a Child in Need (Really!)

BlogHer and BookRenter, a company that rents textbooks to college students, have joined forces because we know that books makes a difference. Help us meet our goal of 1,000 books donated -- we're not there yet! ...more

So there area ton of books that had impact. Probably one that left it's mark is Night by Elie ... more

Congratulations #BlogHer5 Winners! Five Free Passes to BlogHer '10 Go To...

We're excited to announce the winners of five free passes to BlogHer '10 as part of BlogHer's 5th Anniversary Celebration....more

And purely for ego, I'm saying it's because you wrote my name. It's like a good luck ... more

Tips, Tricks and Gadgets that Help Promote Your Online Brand

Track:  professional We want to hear from you! Share your tips, tricks and successes as we prepare for new media as it grows.  Join our discussion around innovative and ethical marketing strategies for your blog/website.  Learn about different multi-media channels available to extend your brand.  Complement your blog by becoming video-active! Video is not optional Web site eye-candy, but a way to increase brand recognition.   Network with finesse by integrating your brand on the appropriate social networks (such as Twitter and Facebook).  ...more

From whom many people could learn many cool things, and get new tips/tricks to help out their ... more