Ladyblogland was really good this week. Really, really good. Get ready to bill a few hours of work this week to administrative meetings while you read these gems.
What do pretty blondes, cheap whores and cockfighting have in common? Well, nothing – unless you’re one of the writers for Justified and then they’re all just part of the fun of a new episode!
The issue of the use of drones in both Afghanistan and Pakistan has been both an issue and a non-issue. That is a contradictory statement, I know, but it’s the only way I know how to describe it. It’s an issue that is gaining more attention, but is still seemingly downplayed in mainstream media, though the issue is picking up … Read More
Trigger Warning: The episode had a rape scene, which we discuss at some length. Slay Belle and I can have marathon chats about pop culture, sometimes in concert with two or three unrelated conversations. This past week, we both checked out the pilot for the new FX show, The Americans, and asked each other two questions about it. Read on … Read More
Last week, I got together with friends and as we were wrapping up, a friend announced she wasn’t wearing any underwear. Which led to a hilarious conversation about under things. She was commando because she’d forgotten to pack them in her gym bag. Then the stories started – the friend of a friend who doesn’t own any underwear, the ladies who … Read More
Would it really come as a big shock to you that someone who uses “F**king” as a middle name would end up causing a whole lot of controversy in the music world? Probably not. And that’s pretty much what Amanda F**king Palmer (not her legal name) did last year when she used Kickstarter to raise money for her latest album, … Read More