Weekly Thread: Your Wedding Horror StoriesHello. The news is awful. Another tragedy caused by white supremacy. I wanted to at least acknowledge the loss and the tragedy and the grief. I …
If you say "breastfeed", you get mastitis for 20 years
Talking with historian Gillian Frank about America’s journey to and from Roe
Weekly Thread: Things We Should Celebrate, But Don'tThis past Sunday was Mother’s Day. A complicated day in light of the fact that the Supreme Court is on the verge of overturning Roe v. Wade. I’v…
America doesn't love mothers, it loves forced servitude
Stop Acting Surprised and Do Something
Weekly Thread: Summer Road TripsThis weekend, I had grand plans to do a lot of house and gardening work. Instead, I woke up on Saturday with a temp of 102. My daughter had Infl…
It’s either Coyote Ugly or Little House on the Prairie
An ode to staying and fighting in a red state
Who is that person in your life?
America is beyond parody
The toxic nostalgia of the Midwest