Archive | April, 2008

Why Are We Arguing??

April 30, 2008

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It’s as simple as that. Photo by PunditMom …

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MOMocrats Gettin’ Busy!

April 30, 2008

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Now, we’re doing news releases! If I keep saying we’ll achieve world domination by 2012, it just might happen!! MOMocrats EXCLUSIVE with Barack Obama MOMocrats step up where mainstream media and traditional debates let the American public down, “Things we …

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Mothers of Intention — Land of our Foremothers, by Self-Made Mom

April 30, 2008

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Time for this week’s installment of Mothers of Intention, PunditMom’s weekly series that gives mothers who don’t usually write about politics a nice, comfy spot to get their election year mojo out there. This week my guest is Sara, better

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Hannah Montana, Miley Cyrus & the Politics of Puberty

April 29, 2008

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Well, a ‘tween firestorm has erupted and her name is Hannah Montana. I’m not talking about the show or the concert or the 3-D movie. I probably don’t have to tell you what I’m talking about — the Vanity Fair

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Even an Obama Supporter Believes Media Coverage of Hillary is Sexist

April 28, 2008

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I’ve taken a lot of heat for continuing to talk about my belief that many in the media have treated Hillary Clinton unfairly because of her gender. Comments like, “If you look hard enough for sexism, you’ll find it” or …

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Have I Got Some Mother’s Day Swag for You!

April 27, 2008

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Well, not me personally. But me and the other MOMocrats. Need a Hillary purse? A nice tote with Barack’s face on it? Some political reading? How about some election-specific condoms? (Does that mean they don’t work after the election??) And, …

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Like I Need Any More Reasons to ‘Heart’ Elizabeth Edwards

April 27, 2008

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While I’ve accepted the fact that my dream presidential ticket of Edwards/Edwards will probably never come to pass (and it doesn’t matter to me which one is the Presidential candidate and which one goes for V.P), I’m ecstatic that the …

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Feminism and "The Wave"

April 25, 2008

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Having a conversation about the state of feminism today should be a good thing, right? There’s certainly plenty of fodder to start that chat with Hillary Clinton still in the presidential race and all the gender rhetoric that has surrounded

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Rockabye, by Girl’s Gone Child

April 24, 2008

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I love the chance to review books, but when the Parent Bloggers Network asked if I would review Rockabye, I jumped on it. It’s written by Rebecca Woolf who a lot of you know better as Girl’s Gone Child

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So, Here We Are, Hillary

April 23, 2008

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Alright, NOW what do we do? I know I said I thought we’d be able to breathe today, but I was wrong. Yeah, that happens from time to time. I’m not entirely surprised that Hillary Clinton was able to

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Blogger Moms in the Wall Street Journal’s Face

April 23, 2008

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About two weeks ago, the Wall Street Journal ran an article about the famed dooce entitled, The Blogger Mom, In Your Face. Sue Shellenbarger, who writes about work and family for the WSJ, wrote: “Mommy blogs in general tend …

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Mothers of Intention — SoCal Mom on Indoctrinating Our Children

April 23, 2008

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Welcome to this week’s edition of PunditMom’s Mothers of Intention series! This week, my guest is my fellow MOMocrat and 50-Something Mom blogger Donna, who also blogs as SoCal Mom. I’m excited to have her here “visiting” from the …

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