More Ashe Schow Articles

  • Elle Magazine uses 'bossy' in article about powerful women

    Apparently Elle Magazine didn't get the memo saying that the word “bossy” is pretty much the worst thing ever these days, because the women's magazine used the term in its recent article about the 10 most powerful women in D.C. While highlighting Politico Chief Operating Officer Kim...

  • Michelle Obama focuses on 'bossy' ban, not human rights in China

    First lady Michelle Obama is in China on vacation, but is not expected to discuss any serious issues the country faces, such as human rights violations. Meanwhile, back in America, Obama is super concerned about the word “bossy” being used to describe women and girls. “Every time you...

  • Sandra Fluke hops on the 'Ban Bossy' bandwagon

    Sandra Fluke, best known as the 32-year-old perpetual student who didn’t want to pay for her own birth control, has come out with a video in support of the “Ban Bossy” campaign. Words matter. It's time to #BanBossy. http://t.co/sM8UMrYfHe— Sandra Fluke (@SandraFluke)...

  • Obama: 'If men were having babies, we'd have different policies'

    President Obama urged women at Valencia Community College in Orlando, Fla., to tell Congress to pass the Equal Paycheck Act, furthering the myth that women make 77 cents to the dollar that men make and claiming that “if men were having babies, we'd have different policies.” We probably...

  • Australian anchorwoman: Stop blaming men for your problems

    Natalie Barr, an anchorwoman for Channel Seven in Australia, is telling working women that it's time to stop blaming men every time they don't get a promotion or a job.

  • Obama to push myths about working women in Florida

    President Obama will be in Florida on Thursday to speak at Valencia Community College in Orlando about challenges that women face. Challenges like equal pay and getting more women access to higher education. This would be a good time to, once again, dispel the unequal pay myth that Obama and...

  • White House adviser knocks environmentalists as 'impractical'

    White House Adviser John Podesta knocked environmentalists Wednesday for their ridiculous adherence to “green” energy and their criticism of natural gas. Podesta made the remarks to a group of reporters during a discussion at the White House. “If you oppose all fossil fuels and you...

  • White House communications director announces she has rejoined Twitter

    Jennifer Palmieri, President Obama’s communications director, just joined Twitter as an official White House employee. She's tweeted twice, so far.

  • U.S. gives up control of the Internet; Russia, China could pounce

    The Commerce Department announced Friday that it will relinquish control of the international non-profit Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, which controls much of the Internet architecture.

  • 'Key & Peele' comedians: Make fun of everyone

    Comedians Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele are urging fellow humorists not to exclude anyone from derision, calling such a decision a “form of bullying.” Key and Peele, who landed on the cover of Time magazine this week, ask “when did America get so politically correct?” Key and...

  • Could Chris Christie's e-cigarette tax send his presidential hopes up in smoke?

    What little science exists on the safety of e-cigarettes shows that they are a safer alternative to regular cigarettes. But that hasn't stopped some in government - including New Jersey Republican Gov. Chris Christie - from proposing a tax on the cigarette alternative that would make them the...

  • Michelle Obama's 'Let's Move' initiative may have increased obesity rates

    It seems first lady Michelle Obama's nanny-state initiative to reduce childhood obesity may have at best done nothing and at worst increased obesity, according to a report from Reuters.

  • Monday meme: What women worry about

  • Iraq passes law legitimizing spousal rape as American feminists try to 'Ban Bossy'

    Women in Iraq are up in arms over a new law that gives husbands the right to force their wives to have sex with them whenever they want. Two dozen women protested the new law, which also allows girls as young as nine to be married and automatically grants husbands custody. The protest took...

  • Inventor of Internet never expected so many cats

    What didn't the inventor of the Internet (no, not Al Gore) expect his invention to be used for? Cats. To mark the 25th anniversary of the World Wide Web (yes, it's been around that long. Don't you feel old?), Tim Berners-Lee, the man who actually invented it, held a reddit “ask me...



From the Weekly Standard

  • Through a Google Glass, Darkly

    “Just because something bears the aspect of the inevitable one should not, therefore, go along willingly with it.” ​—​Philip K. Dick

    Read More...
  • 2014 ≠ 2016

    Polls are overrated, but they can be still instructive. So what’s to be learned from a Fox News survey of 1,012 registered voters conducted April 13-15? 

    Read More...
  • As Goes North Carolina

    Raleigh, N.C.  To win the Senate, Republicans must win North Carolina. While it’s mathematically possible to take the Senate without ousting Democratic senator Kay Hagan, the chances of that...

    Read More...