Posts tagged "xeni jardin"

A Well-Deserved Medal For Kicking Cancer’s Ass

Boing Boing co-editor Xeni Jardin was diagnosed with breast cancer last year and started treatment--a brutal trifecta of chemo, surgery, and radiation--in January. When she finally finished, her friend Michael mentioned that she deserved a medal for her accomplishment. And then he made her one, complete with an inscription declaring her the winner of the…
By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / October 17, 2012

Bloggers’ Breast Cancer Diagnoses, Only Days Apart, Illustrates The Importance Of Early Detection

In Tuesday's Lady News, we told you that former Frisky contributor Susannah Breslin has been diagnosed with breast cancer and linked to her Forbes Woman blog about the experience of getting her first mammogram and finding out the results. Susannah has received a lot of get well messages from friends and strangers alike as a…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / December 2, 2011

Blogger Xeni Jardin Plays DJ For A Day

My pal Xeni Jardin is one tech-savvy woman and one of the editors of Boing Boing, one of the biggest blogs on the planet. Amoeba Music asked her to play DJ in this very cool video. So, if you're looking for some interesting new tunes to add to your lineup, look…
By: Susannah Breslin / March 9, 2010

The Best Female Bloggers Of 2008

Who are 2008's best female bloggers? From futurists to postfeminists, octogenarians to mommies, nonbloggers to celebrities, we've rounded up the best bloggers who happen to be women. Found out who they are after the jump.
By: Susannah Breslin / November 30, 2008