H.R. McMaster Brings Relief – Milos Yiannopoulos Exposed

By |February 21st, 2017|

Dodging Bullets, NSA Appointee H.R. McMaster Brings Relief But for now, ending Trump one way or another is apparently the tortured pathway his critics are taking to exit their self-created labyrinth of irrelevance. - Victor Davis Hanson [National Review] FOR THE second time, the U.S. national security apparatus has dodged the John Bolton [...]

Romantic Suspense Novels, Fifty Shades Box Office

By |February 13th, 2017|

Enter to Win Free Romantic Suspense Novels IT'S ROMANCE WEEK, in case you didn't know, and there's a big reason we celebrate it and it's not just because of Valentine's Day. Here's your chance to win romantic suspense novels and more. [TM Note: The contest is now over.] Romance is a billion-dollar business, [...]

The Silly Woman Senator from Massachusetts Must SHUT UP

By |February 8th, 2017|

Elizabeth Warren Silenced by Republicans While Reading Mrs. King's Letter. Republican senators voted on Tuesday to formally silence a Democratic colleague for impugning a peer, Senator Jeff Sessions of Alabama, by condemning his nomination for attorney general while reading a letter from Coretta Scott King. [New York Times] REPUBLICANS DID nothing in 2016 [...]

Super Bowl Ad War Win Goes to Audi on Equal Pay

By |February 6th, 2017|

Super Bowl Ad War Win Goes to Audi The lawsuit, filed just days before the Super Bowl, names all 26 NFL teams that have cheerleading squads — an overwhelming majority in the 32-team league. Among them are 2017 Superbowl winners the New England Patriots as well as the opposing Atlanta Falcons. [NBC News] [...]

Melissa McCarthy Puts Sean Spicer on a Spit *Updated*

By |February 5th, 2017|

Oh, no she didn't. photo via Wikimedia, credit VOA Ms. McCarthy isn’t funny as Mr. Spicer because she’s a woman, she’s funny as Mr. Spicer because she’s made a career of playing aggressive characters who are often angry for no reason. [...] Melissa McCarthy’s turn as Sean Spicer is a reminder that cross-gender [...]

Mary Tyler Moore Made Modern Women Exhale

By |January 25th, 2017|

Thanks, Mary Tyler Moore photo via Biography.com IT IS very difficult to convey, as we grapple with the 21st Century Trump era, how important Mary Tyler Moore was to modern women. But what Mary Tyler Moore meant to me, personally, is something that is embedded in who I am today. From my memoir, [...]

Our Minority President is an Insecure Whiner

By |January 25th, 2017|

Our Minority President is an Insecure Whiner. art: Paul Szep, Pulitzer Prize-winning cartoonist President Donald Trump called on Wednesday for "a major investigation" into voter fraud, following through with baseless claims he has made since November's election alleging millions of illegal votes during the general election without citing any evidence. [CNN] OUR MINORITY [...]

Oscar Snubs Women Directors Yet Again

By |January 24th, 2017|

Oscar Snubs Women Directors Yet Again La La Land leads with 14 noms, tying the record previously set by All About Eve in 1950 and Titanic in 1997. [Hollywood Reporter] NO WOMEN are nominated for best director. Again. The fact that a woman hasn't been nominated for the best director Oscar in seven [...]

Gov. Andrew Cuomo Acts to Protect Women’s Health Coverage

By |January 21st, 2017|

Gov. Andrew Cuomo Acts to Protect Women's Health Coveragephoto: Governor Cuomo on flickr THERE ARE now Democrats stepping up and sounding off. Several of whom, I believe, are looking to set themselves apart as leaders. Considering where Democrats find themselves today, it's welcome. If you saw Senator Elizabeth Warren take on Ms. DeVos, [...]

First Lady Melania Trump Slays Debut

By |January 21st, 2017|

First Lady Melania Trump wearing Ralph Lauren.photo: White House Instagram OUR NEW First Lady Melania Trump borrowed a page out of Mrs. Jacqueline Kennedy's playbook for the swearing-in ceremony. Nothing says glamour like stiletto heels and long gloves, especially when they're the same sky-blue as your ensemble. Wearing Ralph Lauren, Melania Trump was [...]