Elissa Strauss


Why HBO's 'Doll and Em' Deserves To Be Renewed

By Elissa Strauss

Why HBO's 'Doll and Em' Deserves To Be Renewed
A recognizable portrayal of mid-30s to early 40-something women on TV is a rare thing. When we do see women of this age they tend to have incredibly intense jobs like “Scandal’s” Olivia Pope or “Homeland’s” Carrie Mathison or they are, well, a character on “Sex and the City.”Read More


I Believe in God — Kind Of

By Elissa Strauss

I Believe in God — Kind Of
Both atheists and the religious right have grown more vocal about their positions on God. Elissa Strauss says she feels squeezed in the middle.Read More


I Don't Want Lots of Confidence

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The Redemption of Valley Girl Speak

By Elissa Strauss

IMDB // The Valley girl characters Cher Horowitz and Dionne Davenport in “Clueless” Read More


Happy Equal Pay Day!

By Elissa Strauss

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