Alarming News

February 1, 2016

Me and Kim K.

My column in today’s New York Post is on the nonstop guilt women feel when they fail to have it “all.” We feel guilt that we don’t work enough, we don’t spend enough time with our kids, we’re neglectful of our spouse, we don’t look good enough–these are just some recent lamentations I’ve heard from various women. And yes I compared myself to Kim Kardashian.

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January 24, 2016

Leo the hypocrite

Why do so many Americans question the existence of climate change? Maybe it’s because those who seem to “believe” the loudest don’t really act like it, my piece today in the NY Post.

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January 19, 2016

Free Steven Avery

My column in today’s Post is on our new reality: no one is changing their mind about anything, ever. And yes, I think Steven Avery is innocent.

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January 10, 2016

You’re not the Dos Equis guy

Being the old guy at the club isn’t cool and it’s time men were told that truth, my column in the NY Post.

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January 4, 2016

Lazy parenting is good parenting

I’m officially back from maternity leave with a column in today’s NY Post on our patent-pending parenting style.

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December 31, 2015

And end the drug war too

My last column of 2015 is in the Observer on crazy unequal prison sentences and bail amounts and why they should matter to us all.

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December 9, 2015

Formula is good

I’m on maternity leave but took a break from nursing to write an ode to baby Formula, one of the greatest inventions of the modern era.

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December 8, 2015

New addition

Jude Elijah was born on what was previously “our one-time-only anniversary.” This is my husband explaining the meaning behind the name at Jude’s bris.


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November 23, 2015

When the music is over

I have my first piece on Splice Today on how much I loved music, lived for music, and how much that changed with age and parenthood.

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Stop ruining sex

The feminism of my youth told girls we were badasses and we should own our sexual encounters. This new all-victim-all-the-time feminism is terrible, and destroying sex, my column in today’s NY Post.

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November 15, 2015

Homelessness in NYC

My column in the NY Post is on the growing homelessness population in NYC and the lack of initiative from our leadership to do anything about it.

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November 13, 2015

The Jewiest, parentiest piece I’ve ever written

I watched Fiddler on the Roof with my 5 and a half year old and this is what happened, my first column for Kveller.

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November 9, 2015

Lottery winners

My latest in the NY Post: Support immigrants? Then you have to support assimilation, period.

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November 2, 2015

When the president is no friend to Israel

Post-Obama there can no longer be the assumption that the US president will be pro-Israel, my latest in the NY Post.

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October 29, 2015

Why leading in the polls doesn’t matter

Could Trump or Carson win the nomination? Maybe. Or maybe like the last few presidential elections, the polls will flip completely when it comes time to actually vote, my latest in Time.

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October 25, 2015

Robbery victims blame themselves

No, really, they do, my latest in the NY Post.

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October 19, 2015

Defending the Kardashians

In the week since Lamar Odom overdosed at a brothel outside Las Vegas, the Kardashians have received a disproportionate amount of the blame for it. I defend them in my latest for USA Today.

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