Archive | March, 2012

Limbaugh Isn’t the Only One Mocking Women

March 7, 2012

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Image via iStockPhoto/PeterPhoto There’s plenty of sexism and downright misogyny among talking heads and commentators to go around.  Neither the left not the right has a lock on who’s worse.  As many people, including myself, have called out Rush Limbaugh …

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Super Tuesday Plans? Hang Out With Me at iVillage iVote!

March 6, 2012

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Image via iStockPhoto     All the political wonkiness is swirling around for Super Tuesday!  What’s going to happen?  What will the results mean?  Who’s in and who’s out?  Third-party candidate here we come? If you’re like me, you’ll need …

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Rush Limbaugh & The GOP: You Can’t Take Back “Slut”

March 6, 2012

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The last two news cycles have been filled with reports of  Rush Limbaugh’s  so-called “apology” to Georgetown University law student Sandra Fluke.  No doubt, you’ve all heard by now that Limbaugh’s faulty understanding of how the birth control pill works …

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PunditMom Must-Reads of the Week

March 4, 2012

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It’s hard not to get caught up in the whirlwind of the election cycle and the impending Super Tuesday contests.  But when I need a little break, I go looking for something to read that will get me centered …

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Super Tuesday, Here We Come!

March 3, 2012

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Buckle up, because the biggest day of the 2012 primary season is almost upon us.  Ten states will decide on Tuesday, March 6 who their favorite Republican candidate is.  Usually at least by Super Tuesday, we know which way the …

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Democrats to Court Suburban Moms. Will the GOP Come Calling, Too?

March 1, 2012

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Image via iStockPhoto/Steve Debenport Women decide elections. That’s a fact that’s been proven by a variety of studies.  Yet, political parties and candidates often don’t want to engage with women in any meaningful way.  And when it comes to women …

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