Diane Sawyer Leaves ABC’s “World News” Anchor Desk

  • Diane Sawyer is leaving the anchor desk of ABC’s “World News” and will be replaced by David Muir. This means that all three major nightly news shows will be hosted by dudes. [The Wire]
  • A federal judge overturned Utah’s ban on same-sex marriage! And in Indiana, too! [New York Times; USA Today]
  • NBC Universal has released a statement clarifying the kerfluffle over supposedly not running an ad for “Obvious Child” which contained the word “abortion.” [Deadline Hollywood]
  • Twin sisters — including one with a toddler — from a rough neighborhood in Washington, D.C. have graduated as the valedictorian and salutatorian of their class. [Clutch Magazine]
  • Meet Nashville’s female legends and their musical proteges. [Rolling Stone]
  • Another abortion clinic in Alabama will shut its doors this week. [Feminist.org]
  • These are the last 13 feminist bookstores in the U.S. and Canada. [Paste Magazine]
  • Blogger Franchesa Ramsay went to go see Dave Chappelle and The Roots at Radio City Musical Hall and it was great up … until the trans jokes. [Franchesca.net]
  • A feminist explains why she got breast implants. [xoJane]

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