The women of Teen Mom, including Amber Portwood and Farrah Abraham, are making decisions that will affect their children for the rest of their lives.
“Fear is the mind-killer.” George Herbert, Dune. “Our fears are like dragons guarding our most precious treasure.” Rainer Maria Rilke. After the attacks in Paris, Beirut, Bamaco, Tunis (and counting), there’s a fair amount of fear around these days. Fear can be handy if you’re a politician. George Bush used it to motivate a war against Iraq, […]
It is a testament to the ubiquity of Kardashian Klan that my seventy-something father-in-law, who doesn’t watch television “because it’s shit,” has recently (and somewhat horrifyingly) emerged as an expert on Kim. And while I would rather stab myself repeatedly in the head with a dull fork than watch their show, there’s a shitton of […]