Rachel Sklar

Media addict on the loose. Changing the ratio. Loving the ladies. Singing the showtunes.


I’m 41, Single and Pregnant.

Welcome to the New Normal.


Hello, I’m Rachel. I’m 41, single and pregnant.


Postpartum: The Musical

The latest taboo-buster from HelloFlo tackles the bodily indignities of new motherhood.


Have a Happy Taylor Swift Valentine’s Day

An ode to hope.


For the past few years I have been invited to participate in an awesome Valentine’s Day comedy show called…


Stop Equating Women In Tech With Engineers

Men are not held to that standard. It’s enough.


There’s a lot to get mad about in Nina Burleigh’s Newsweek article


Why I Already Love “Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt”

Netflix is doing it right (that includes tapping Tina Fey, and women)


Transcript: President Obama’s 2015 State of the Union Address, with the Lady Parts Bolded

(It’s all about the Lady Parts. Well, actually, not this speech. )


Hello, Quotas!

The 2015 Diversity Imperative


Patriarchy, it’s time. You’ve had a good run there, turning a blind eye to diversity on one hand and trumpeting meritocracy…

In response to Here ego again.

Your Backlash Against Sarah Lacy Is Misplaced

Resent the attention she’s getting? Uber singled HER out.


Is Lena Dunham A Child Molester? Take This Handy Quiz And Find Out!*

*No vaginas were harmed in the making of this quiz. Or this farce of a story.


I’m 41, Single and Pregnant.

Welcome to the New Normal.


Hello, I’m Rachel. I’m 41, single and pregnant.


Overlooked, undervalued, missed, dissed & dismissed

Women in media, circa 2009 & today


In light of Jill Filipovic’s excellent piece about the difference in