Today’s Lady News: How Does Your State Fare On Abortion Rights?

By: Jessica Wakeman / February 1, 2011

Where does your state stand on abortion rights? This post gives a state-by-state rundown of anti-abortion bills in all 50 states. [Ms. Magazine]
The senior human resources manager at Toshiba America Inc. has filed a $100 million gender bias lawsuit against the company. She claims the company pays women less than men for the… More »


8 Embarrassing Valentine’s Gifts You Don’t Want At Work

By: The Stir / February 1, 2011

Ah, Valentine’s Day. For some it’s a day of love and affection, for others a cruel reminder of their single status or another “Hallmark holiday.” That’s why most of us prefer to keep our Valentines subtle. Red roses at work? Romantic. Giant teddy bear the size of a small state? Not so much.

Admittedly,… More »


12 Ways To Say “I Heart You” The Anatomically Correct Way

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / February 1, 2011

Even Jack Nicholson Is Looking For Love

“I’ve had everything a man could ask for, but I don’t know if anyone could say I’m successful with affairs of the heart. I don’t know why. I would love that one last real romance. But I’m not very realistic about it happening. What I can’t deny is my yearning.”
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“Bridesmaids”: Cinematical Genius Or Pink Fluff?

A while back, I remember asking myself, “Could Judd Apatow curate a group of women the same way he works magic with his usual guys? Or is his humor purely dude-like?” Well, it appears that he is now taking a stab at a female-focused movie, “Bridesmaids.” At first, I was a bit appalled that the… More »


Oh Noes! Ladies Are Losing Their Lady-Skills Like Cooking And Cleaning!

By: Jessica Wakeman / February 1, 2011

Whatever will the menfolk do?! Us modern hussies not only paint our lips and wear britches, but we’re losing our valuable lady skills too. There’s a study out of the Courier-Mail newspaper in Australia about how women under 30 are losing “female” skills, like cooking, cleaning and sewing. Only 20 percent of women under 30… More »