Phyllis Schlafly’s biographer fact-slaps Hulu’s “Mrs. America”

So I have been hate-watching Hulu's "Mrs. America," which is ostensibly about Phyllis Schlafly's war against the Equal Rights Amendment and the birth of second-wave feminism. It comes with the added humor of having Beatrix Potter playing Gloria Steinem. I just could not escape the mental image of Gloria Steinem making clothes for animated rabbits … Continue reading Phyllis Schlafly’s biographer fact-slaps Hulu’s “Mrs. America”

How your children remember this crisis depends on *your* emotional maturity

I have seen a ton of Facebook mommy group types carrying on about how this event is going to "change" their children and how they will probably live with this permanent fear of the world. I suspect that was probably already true of their children, because they are growing up in a household where emotional … Continue reading How your children remember this crisis depends on *your* emotional maturity

Millennials and the coronavirus depression

This is why younger generations and older generations can't stand each other. While Boomers cautiously watch their 401(k)s and their perception of reality changes with the DJIA, Millennials have truly become a lost generation from an economic and cultural standpoint: Compounding their troubles, Millennials are, for now, disproportionate holders of the kind of positions disappearing … Continue reading Millennials and the coronavirus depression