When I was growing up in the 1960's, my mom and I set our hair on plastic rollers. Mom's hair was short and curly and mine was long, wavy and often in girly pigtails, but neither of us wanted frizz.
Nothing is as monumental for a mother as the day her child leaves home for college. It’s far more provocative than taking a sprouting five-year-old off to kindergarten for a day.
François Perrier's The Sacrifice of Iphigenia (17th century), depicting Agamemnon's sacrifice of his daughter Iphigenia. Much of the concern and criticism of Hillary Clinton stems from the ways in which she deviates from traditional and acceptable American views of what it means to be a woman. Despite her enduring commitment to women’s [...]