3.03.2008

The Legally Blonde Politics Column: "Girl Power Trip"

" ... When Hillary loses in '08, at least part of it will relate to America's infatuation with the Blonde post-feminism template — the superficial, materialistic, adolescent pink plaid dream of retail-happy female emancipation. Elle's big college philanthropy "Shop for a Cause" completely echoes the Gap's absurd (Red) campaign. Musical is a rock candy crystallization of fundamental cultural needs, and it draws audiences of all ages with the exact traits Hillary lacks: Elle's warmth, humility, vulnerability, and great legs. ..." (Read all of "GIRL POWER TRIP")