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Daily Archives: August 20th, 2012

Who Needs To Be a Supermodel? I Wanna Be Sect’y of State

  JANE R. writes: Speaking of Condoleeza Rice have you seen the new NFL clothing line advertisement? Yes, Condi is modeling for the new line of NFL sports apparel. Hard to believe that a past U.S. Secretary of State could reemerge as a model, but it’s true.

Augusta National Accepts Women’s Dues

  THOUGH WOMEN have been playing golf at Augusta National Golf Club for years as guests, the club refused to admit women as paying members — until now. The chains have been loosened, and two women — Condoleeza Rice and banker Darla Moore – have been admitted as members.

Barbie the Drag Queen

CATHIE CLINE, a vice president of marketing for Mattel, Inc. recently told The New York Times: “One of the great things about Barbie is that she continues to push the envelope. Barbie doesn’t worry about what other people think.” Maybe Barbie doesn’t care what other people think but Mattel might worry after it begins selling its […]

British Sociologist Says Betrayal Creates Happiness

  BRAD C. writes: You might have already come across this column in The Telegraph, but I thought I would pass it along. The author, Catherine Hakim, is a prominent British sociologist, and she argues that allowing open extramarital affairs is the way to happiness. That an academic sociologist would argue for this conclusion is not […]