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tigtog (aka Viv) is the founder of this blog. She lives in Sydney, Australia: husband, 2 kids, cat, house, garden, just enough wine-racks and (sigh) far too few bookshelves.

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2 responses to “Femmostroppo Reader January 26, 2011”

  1. Dana Udall-Weiner

    I wrote about the real reason that Amy Chua, author of Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother, is considered so offensive. (Hint: it has to do with racism and the age-old pastime of mother-blaming.) You can find it here: http://bodyandbrood.com/2011/01/25/amy-chua-might-be-doing-you-a-favor-and-the-real-scoop-on-why-shes-so-offensive/

  2. tigtog

    Thanks, Dana. That’s certainly been a storm that a few too many people have been enjoying sticking an oar into.

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