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by marjorieingall on May 15, 2018

Roundup!

I wrote about journaling in Real Simple. In my personal life I do not use the word “journaling.”

I loved Gilda Radner. The new documentary about her is thrilling and hilarious and sad. 

Here’s an interview with Joy Press about her new book Stealing the Show: How Women are Revolutionizing Television, along with a question: How come seven of the 12 women profiled are Jews? Statistically, this is meshuggeh.

Here is a review of a new musical about Harvey Milk that should have been so, so much better than it is.

A children’s book about women activists manages to utterly ignore both Jewish and LGBT activism, which gives me a sad. 

Here’s an obit for Judith Leiber, whose glittery handbags used to horrify me, as they did Carrie Bradshaw, and now I see I was an idiot, like Carrie Bradshaw. And fyi, here is my favorite recent Leiber minaudière:

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tanita May 16, 2018 at 9:49 am

WE NEED THE BOOK ABOUT THE WARRIOR WHO BLEW UP THE GAS CHAMBER, STAT.
Man, I’d never even heard of her, and we all need the windows and mirrors there.

ONLY YOU could have your diary at the historical society. No one wants to read my lachrymose scribblings about how unfair my father was.

Some purses are amazing and have the right to exist, but you don’t have to want to CARRY them…

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