Tom Schlegel

Tom Schlegel

Tom Schlegel is an award-winning screenwriter and newspaper columnist.


Cultural Caviar

New Witch Hunts for Halloween

Oct 30 2011

An elementary-school principal in Somerville, Massachusetts is out to abolish Halloween, among other innocuous celebrations, because it is “insensitive” to witches or something. The school

Bitch, Please!

Feminist Delusions About Children’s Fairytales

Oct 16 2011

Your friendly neighborhood feminists—in a book I refuse to name—want to blame fairytales such as Cinderella for creating unrealistic expectations in American women. Why all