What You Missed in Today’s Times

But the center estimated that not everyone would pay lower taxes under that proposal. It estimated that 0.3 percent of taxpayers — most of them earning less than $30,000 — would face tax increases. And who would be the losers? Mostly single mothers, it appears.

via Parsing Santorum’s Tax-Cut Proposals – NYTimes.com.

To be sure, we have important rights and more legal privacy. But we still have not provided all the support women need to combine rewarding careers and healthy families.

via Contraception War Goes On – NYTimes.com.

The movie is a noisy, useless piece of junk, reverse-engineered into something resembling popular art in accordance with the reigning imperatives of marketing and brand extension.

via ‘Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax,’ With Ed Helms and Danny DeVito – NYTimes.com.