Nona Willis Aronowitz

Girl Talk: Can You Ignore Politics For Love?

The other day, as I watched Laura Bush tell Larry King that she's pro-choice and pro-gay marriage, I instantly pictured the Bushes having shouting matches at the dinner table, looking around furtively to make sure no one was witnessing the spat. Reading my thoughts, Larry asked Laura whether their politics were a source of…
By: Nona Willis Aronowitz / May 24, 2010

Girl Talk: I Got Married For Health Insurance

I'd never been one of those girls who'd dreamt about her perfect wedding. The virgin-white dress, the exorbitant costs, the fuss over a big, shiny rock -- none of it ever appealed to me. I wanted to find a lifelong partner, and a family sounded nice, too, but honestly? I never cared much about that…
By: Nona Willis Aronowitz / November 20, 2009