Daily Archives: March 18, 2012

Remembering Mike Delfino

Desperate Housewives should be good tonight.  TV Guide says, “On the day of a beloved Wisteria Lane resident’s funeral, each of the housewives reflects on the effect this person had on their life.” Of course, as those who watched last … Continue reading

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Hagar and Single Parents

At church this morning, we celebrated Gifts of Women Sunday.  Last year’s Gifts of Women Sunday was in May (see my write-up here), so I’m not sure why we are celebrating it in March.  But I enjoyed the celebration this … Continue reading

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Susan Faludi, Backlash 17

There were a couple of interesting items in my latest reading of Susan Faludi’s 1991 book Backlash: The Undeclared War Against American Women. First of all, Faludi talks about how Betty Friedan, a mother of the modern feminist movement, has … Continue reading

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