Posts tagged "the new yorker"

What If Your Mom’s Favorite Clothing Brands Could Talk? The New Yorker Imagines

“You know it deep within yourself,” Ann Taylor says. “When it’s the right time for a bold print.”

Megan Reynolds | August 28, 2015 - 4:30 pm

Colin Jost’s Tenure At The New Yorker Consists Of Telling Exactly One Joke Over And Over — And He Can’t Even Do That Right

Colin Jost, the marble-skinned head of hair who is a head writer on “Saturday Night Live” and host of its “Weekend Update,” did a thing on The New Yorker today that was…

Beejoli Shah | February 2, 2015 - 1:00 pm

The New Yorker Memorializes DOMA With Controversial Bert And Ernie Cover

This week, the Supreme Court made the historic ruling that the Defense of Marriage Act and Prop 8 are both unconstitutional.  It’s an enormous victory for gays and lesbians, their families,…

Jessica Wakeman | June 28, 2013 - 12:20 pm

The New Yorker’s Tribute To Lesbian Moms

Aww! This week’s cover of The New Yorker gives a big shoutout to moms who don’t get enough props on the cover of mainstream magazines on Mother’s Day: same-sex moms.

Jessica Wakeman | May 12, 2013 - 9:00 am

An Open Letter To The New Yorker

Dear New Yorker,

Obviously, you are an awesome magazine. However, I have one small, teensy weensy beef. Could you please—possibly—stop ruining the ending of movies for me? Last night,…

Kate Torgovnick/ | April 25, 2011 - 6:00 pm

Magazine Byline Breakdown Shows The Ratio Favors Men

Men outnumbered women two-to-one in the nation’s news, culture and literary magazines in 2010 — and in some cases the discrepancy was much, much worse. VIDA, an organization for women in…

Jessica Wakeman | February 4, 2011 - 4:20 pm

Today’s Lady News: Single Lesbians Maybe Earn The Most Money

Census data suggested single lesbians earn more money than heterosexual women or previously-married lesbians. [ABC News]
This is cool and inspiring — a yoga instructor who still teaches and demonstrates…

Jessica Wakeman | January 3, 2011 - 7:30 pm

Courtney Love Intends To Get Published In The New Yorker

“I have to get it together and finish this damn story that The New Yorker, by the way, does not know is coming. They may reject me. But I want…

Ami Angelowicz | September 23, 2010 - 3:20 pm

Kanye West’s Tweets Caption “The New Yorker” Cartoons

Separately, Kanye West’s tweets and cartoons in The New Yorker can be insufferably pompous. Yet, together, they are magic. [Paste]…

Jessica Wakeman | August 9, 2010 - 12:10 pm

Spring Has Sprung!

The current cover of The New Yorker features this woman (?) with butterflies all over her head. We are so ready for spring. [This Isn’t Happiness]…

Susannah Breslin | March 24, 2010 - 6:10 pm

Ten Women Draw Sex Like It Is

If you’ve been thinking lately that relationships are nothing but heartbreak, letdowns, and awkward moments, you have an assignment. Get a copy of Sex and Sensibility, and read one cartoon…

Catherine Strawn | April 2, 2008 - 7:30 pm