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  • Women's rights: Let's abort the bills proposed by Christopher H. Smith, Joe Pitts and Mike Pence

     
    I was riveted by Hanna Rosin's July/August cover story for the Atlantic Monthly, "The End of Men," about how women came to outpace men in a post-Industrial America. I read it twice, and forced everyone I know to read it......
  • The Oscars on TV: Feb. 17 - 27

     
    For those who just can't wait until the Feb. 27 Oscar telecast and can't get enough of Amy, Christian, Colin, Annette, Geoffrey, Hailee, Javier, Helena, Jeff, Jennifer, Jesse and all the rest, listed below are some highlights of movies, series,......
  • Mildred Pierce recap, parts 4 & 5: the mess of Mildred, Monty and Veda

     
    Kate Winslet gets frumpy, Evan Rachel Wood gets naked and everything gets inverse-Oedipal in the final two episodes of HBO's Mildred Pierce....
  • 'The Good Wife' recap: The N-word

     
    While "The Good Wife" is no stranger to thorny subjects like capital punishment, marital infidelity and terrorism, this week's episode was an especially bold installment, diving headlong into two of the trickiest issues out there: Racism and abortion....
  • Frugal Fashion: Natalie Portman and Jane Krakowski in stylish maternity wear at the SAG Awards

     
    The red carpet was full of skinny-minny starlets at last weekend's Screen Actors Guild Awards, but the women who truly stole the show were best actress winner Natalie Portman and "30 Rock" star Jane Krakowski. And in case you couldn't......
  • 'Skins' recap: 'Nobody matches up to me'

     
    Recap of MTV's 'Skins' episode 2: Tea is more than just stock gay character...
  • 'Big Love' recap: To protect and to reform

     
    “Sometimes we have to walk from the past and sometimes we have to embrace it. Heaven help us to know the difference.” — Adaleen This week’s episode, called “A Seat at the Table,” revolved around Bill’s attempt t...
  • How groundbreaking was MTV's abortion special?

     
    Abortion is a tough thing to talk about on camera. So tough, in fact, that Judd Apatow's favorite euphemism, "smashmortion," as he put it in "Knocked Up" ("I won't say it, but it rhymes with smashmortion"), now has its own......
  • Fugitive in UC Irvine fertility scandal arrested in Mexico City; U.S. hopes to extradite him

     
    A physician who rocked a UC Irvine fertility clinic 15 years ago when he and a partner switched the frozen embryos of dozens of unsuspecting women, has been taken into custody by Mexican authorities, officials said Monday. Ricardo Asch, one......
  • State fines 12 hospitals for serious errors; eight are in Southern California [Updated]

     
    State officials have fined 12 California hospitals for medical errors that in some cases killed or seriously injured patients, according to a report made public Friday. California Department of Public Health officials have also required hospital officials...
  • Mountain Mama outfits pregnant rock climbers in style

     
    Mountain climbing isn't the first activity that comes to mind when thinking about pregnancy fitness. But designer Teresa Delfín, a rock-climbing mom and university professor, has debuted the Patagonia for pregnant women — a line of technical climbing...