Bush Says Goodbye, Media Loses Target No. 1

I'm not going to mince words: I like George W. Bush. I think the rabid hatred of the man pushed the mercury from ridiculous to scary at times. I stood back in silent amusement when watching those whose claim to fame is preaching tolerance but sadly demonstrated anything but when discussing him. I understand that there are people who dislike Bush just as there are people who dislike Obama. Dislike! Weird common ground, but I'll take it. ...more

"The idea of America, its self-image and sense of identity, uniquely, has always been less ...more

President Bush Farewell Tour: Don't Let the Screen Door Hit You on the Way Out

It's been a very long farewell tour for outgoing President George W. Bush. I've gotten the feeling that he's been phoning it in for a while, but then I decided that's not such a bad thing, given his dismal record in the last eight years. ...more

Michelle,  so many have said it so much better than me:

 "Judge the future by the ...more

Women's Issues, Obama the Feminist and the 111th Congress

The Ms. Special Winter 2009 Inaugural Issue is now out with a cover image of President-elect Barack Obama wearing a t-shirt that says, "This is what a feminist looks like." From a media advisory prepared by Ms.: ...more

Your blog post came up on my feed this AM, and I thought you might be interested in seeing ...more

What Recession: the Most Expensive Inauguration in Our Country's History

Alternate title: WWLD? (What Would Lincoln Do?) It's a passing of the torch, literally in Iran, where they've switched out their Bush effigies and have set fire to new Obama ones. Here, preparations are underway for the most expensive inaugural celebrations in our country's history: the swearing-in of Barack Obama. ...more

I just want to point out that a very large percentage of the money spent on the Inauguration ...more

Obama Inauguration Day 2009: Hope and Change for America

Inauguration Day 2009 is almost here. It will be a day of hope and faith, joy and renewal for America's African Americans. It will be a day of unity and redemption, reconcilation and reflection for America's white population. ...more

Michelle Obama Taps Makeup Artist for Inauguration

Everyone is wondering what the upcoming first lady, Michelle Obama will wear to the Presidential Inauguration.  Well, I can't say what clothing she will be donning, but I can say who will be doing her makeup.  To find out more, check out my website and see my blog for today and you will see who the lucky artist will be! ...more

BlogHer Heads to DC for Inaugural Events

A week from today Barack Obama will make history and BlogHer will be there. I'm headed to DC to give BlogHer's a look at what is going on in and around the Inauguration of the 44th President of the United States. As a democrat I am thrilled, but as a women I must admit I'm over the moon. Working with both campaigns throughout the election I gained some insight into our President-elect that I believe makes the new Ms. magazine cover true: ...more

Sorry, ladies, but you've been snookered.  Obama's chief speechwriter was photographed ...more