Posts tagged "martha plimpton"

Rachel Dratch, Martha Plimpton & Other Rad People Read Judy Blume’s Deenie

Growing up, my favorite Judy Blume book was Deenie, because the title character had scoliosis. My dad had scoliosis as a kid and was in a torso cast for two years, and was deeply worried that my brother or I would inherit his spinal problems. Reading Deenie helped me understand why. (For the record, I have never developed scoliosis,…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / March 4, 2013

15 Celebs We’re Thankful For This Year

It's that time of year ... time to sit around the dinner table with our loved ones, carve some turkey, and give thanks for the celebs who made our lives better this year.
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / November 24, 2011