America ranks somewhere around #71 worldwide, below Pakistan and Cuba, when it comes to the share of women in political office (in the US Congress, it's less than 17 percent).
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"Notes From the Cracked Ceiling: Hillary Clinton, Sarah Palin, and What It Will Take for a Woman to Win" (Crown, 288 pages, $25), by Anne E. Kornblut:...
It appears, that 18 million cracks in the glass ceiling are not enough. Never mind, we shall be like ants, patiently building a different world, one tiny green step at a time.
Palin has already demonstrated her lack of judgment by accepting the role assigned to her, slapping on lipstick and regurgitating a speech that was no doubt written for a man two months ago.
Don't get so carried away with the liberating "18 million cracks in the ceiling" of politics that you assume this newfound bastion of equality extends into bedroom politics as well. Because it doesn't.
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