Posts tagged ‘Pajamas Media’

February 17th, 2009

The Cuppa That Still Costs Too Much

by Venomous Kate

My latest column, Can Starbucks Really Offer “Value” With A Straight Face is up at Pajamas Media.

For those too lazy to click through and read it, the upshot is that Starbucks hopes to lure you away from McDonald’s by offering ‘value meals’ with your tall drip coffee or venti latte. Of course, you’re still going to be shelling out nearly $4 but, hey, it’ll be fun juggling that bowl of overpriced oatmeal while you’re driving!

February 10th, 2009

Taxpayers Pay For The Octuplet Mom

by Venomous Kate

My latest Pajamas Media column, Who Will Raise The Octuplets’ Mom’s Kids: Taxpayers! is up. An excerpt:

Perhaps there’s a sick genius behind Nadya Suleman’s choice to have her octuplets while unmarried, unemployed, and living in her parents’ basement: that $1.5 to $3 million hospital bill won’t be her responsibility.

February 9th, 2009

Everything Old Is New Again

by Venomous Kate

My latest column, Batman, Smurfs, Spam and Nostalgia is up at Pajamas Media. An excerpt:

These days, nostalgia also means big business now that corporate America has begun to realize that everything old is new again. What we watch, what we eat, what we’re wearing, how we spend our free time, and where we’re doing it — our lives today don’t resemble the high-speed techno-dream once predicted by James Berry (no relation) so much as they resemble, well, our childhoods.

January 27th, 2009

Sometimes A Dress Is Just A Dress

by Venomous Kate

Should the new First Lady have worn a dress designed by an African-American on Inauguration Day? That’s the question behind my latest Pajamas Media column: Much Ado About Michelle Obama’s Dress.

January 23rd, 2009

For Sale: One Hymen*

by Venomous Kate

My latest column, Virginity on the Auction Block, is up at Pajamas Media.

*Not mine.

December 29th, 2008

In Praise of Casual Sex

by Venomous Kate

My latest column, Hooking Up is Nothing New, is up at Pajamas Media.

December 12th, 2008

Fat Kids Get It From Their Parents

by Venomous Kate

My latest column, Fat Kids Have Their Parents To Blame, is up at Pajamas Media (and, as always, it’s ruffling feathers).

December 5th, 2008

The Lower-Case F-word

by Venomous Kate

My latest column, Michelle Obama and the New Face of Feminism is up at Pajamas Media.