Monthly Archives: October 2011

This Is What A Crisis Pregnancy Center Press Release Looks Like, “4 U”!

Recently NARAL Pro-Choice America has been investigating North Carolina’s 122 crisis pregnancy centers, where religious fanatics make an adorable, Jesus-based game out of shaming women who believe they can come to them for medical treatment and sound, objective advice. It’s … Continue reading

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New column: “Hitched” at The Frisky

Friends! Ballers! Countrypersons! Lend me your clicks! Starting today, I’ll be writing a weekly-or-so column called “Hitched” for Don’t worry–this won’t take the place of WhiskeyWedding, but it will be a more polished, journalistic take on wedding planning and … Continue reading

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HAAAAAAAAYYY Mary Chapin Carpenter Fans!

I am happy to break the radio silence on Hay Ladies! for the past several days with a badass announcement: we have a number of tickets to give away to Mary Chapin Carpenter‘s performance this Saturday at the Allen Event … Continue reading

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Today in Some Bullshit: Dallas Women’s Museum To Close

The Women’s Museum in Dallas’ gorgeous art-deco Fair Park is set to close at the end of October. I’ve been there many times over the years, almost always for a good cause–a breast cancer fundraiser, a pro-choice film screening and … Continue reading

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