Posts in category "Twitter"

How To Not Have An Abortion

To say abortion is a hot button issue in our country is very much an understatement. The attack in Colorado Springs a few days ago underscored that point. Predictably, I found myself being drawn in discussions on Twitter about that very subject; but limited my responses so no endless back and forth occurred. For the... Read more »

Nine Must Follow Twitter Accounts For Breaking News

As everyone around the world now knows, Chicago did not have a good weekend. By the Tribune’s count 82 people were shot between Thursday and Monday—14 fatally. You don’t need me to tell you that it’s crazy in our city these days and seemingly getting worse. But if you like being informed on the true... Read more »

Defending Lupita Nyong'o

I, like many others, have fallen under the spell of newly minted Academy Award winner Lupita Nyong’o. Aside from her Oscar and Yale acting school credentials, she has been slaying the red carpet all awards season with her signature style. Did I mention that she is a very poised and polished young woman in an... Read more »

Prom Dresses: Schools Have To Enforce Standards Because Parents Won't

With all due respect to my blogging sister Jenna over at High Gloss and Sauce,¬† someone¬† should be policing prom fashion because clearly some parents have fallen down on the job. And if that someone happens to be a principal, dance chaperone or other duly appointed¬† adult it doesn’t make them skeezy; it makes them... Read more »


Imagine my surprise when my Twitter name came up in this post from @patriotmom32: “WoodlawnWonder is blaming the Senate GOP for allowing the stimulus to go through – in case anyone is friends with her – liberal nut!“ Ummm…What? Now I don’t think @patriotmom32 is a regular reader but think this is what may have... Read more »