Posts Tagged ‘washingtonian’

Sexism and the “If It Were A Man” Defense

Need a convenient way to evaluate any charge of sexism? Pull out the "If It Were A Man" defense. Here's what you do: Isolate an instance of sexist behavior against a woman. Now, imagine a man is the target of the allegedly sexist scenario. Would the man be treated any differently? If yes, it [...]

Washingtonian‘s Presidential Cover Boy

The cover of Washingtonian's "26 Reasons to Love Living Here" edition features a shirtless Barack Obama as "Reason #2: Our New Neighbor Is Hot." Wow, #1 must be at least barely endurable to beat out file photos of Barack Obama's muscles. Really makes you wonder what the other 25 Reasons to Tolerate This Place And [...]