blog at izs.me: TSA Success Story →
izs: By now, if you haven’t heard the outrage at the TSA’s “enhanced” pat-down procedures, then you don’t use the internet, and you’re not reading this blog. They grope children. They touch your junk. The procedures are ludicrously ineffective and harmful from a security point of view. And the…
Can you call women "overlooked" even as you have a... →
changetheratio: The below is a reblog of a year-old post, about this panel I organized called “Overlooked: Women in Media” (video here, transcript here, background here). Chris Mohney, editor of BlackBook, wondered how any of the people on the panel (me, Anna Holmes, Jessica Grose, Caroline McCarthy and Glynnis MacNicol) counted as “overlooked.” I forgot that I had this in my drafts folder here,...