All of this goes back to one basic assumption: that parenting isn't real work. This is where feminism capitalism frequently fails mothers as well. The assumption that the only real work is paid work means ALL parents end up having that very large part of their lives completely disregarded.

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I'm not particularly bothered by this (her actual beliefs, sure, but the disparity between the way she presents herself on the Today show and on her own time, no). I would bet my 401(k) that at least 40% of Fox News' Fungible Leggy Blondes vote straight party Democrat. » 4/16/14 1:22pm Wednesday 1:22pm

It's weird to me that you see any of this as "baffling." Look at all of the colleges undergoing Title IX investigations right now for not investigating, or even covering up, sexual assault on campus — and that's not even when there's a star athlete involved. Look at the backlog of untested rape kits in jurisdictions… » 4/16/14 9:37am Wednesday 9:37am