Totally unsubstantiated, armchair psychologist theory: His wife is very a funny writer and has achieved quite a bit of success based off her Twitter alone. Perhaps Biggs is a bit jealous or threatened or competitive? Anything you can do, I can do better, etc. (Except he can't.) » 7/17/14 4:32pm 7/17/14 4:32pm

Heads Up, Hobby Lobby: Birth Control Has Some Great Side Effects

In light of yesterday's monumentally disappointing SCOTUS decision that a woman's right to insurance-covered contraceptives is inferior to a corporation's right to feel squicky about whore pills, here's a refresher on the myriad, perfectly good reasons that a woman might need access to birth control, none of which… » 7/01/14 1:15pm 7/01/14 1:15pm

Housing Works does good things and there are really funny people reading tonight, so I don't want to discourage you from coming — but before you go out in this godforsaken heat, you should be warned: this is just a reading. It's not a talk or Q&A or panel or anything like that. Just a bunch of writers standing up and… » 6/18/14 2:27pm 6/18/14 2:27pm