What’s God Got to Do With It?

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  I didn't want to talk anymore about the election, but there's something that's been really upsetting me about the aftermath. I understand that there are a lot of people - 49% of the country, in fact - who aren't happy with the outcome. And I understand that those people need to express their disappointment in the outcome, and need to do it in a way that makes sense to … [Read more...]

BlogHer ’12 – From the President to Vibrators

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BlogHer '12 was pretty much just what I thought it would be. This being my first time at BlogHer, I did my research before I went. I joined Facebook groups, followed the BlogHer12 hashtag on Twitter, read countless blogs about "what to expect at Blogher," "what to bring to BlogHer," "what I learned at BlogHer," and "what to wear to BlogHer." I read some questions about BlogHer … [Read more...]