Possibly the coolest auction ever.

8 12 2009

If only I had money, there are two things I would be all over this Christmas season. One is the Menu for Hope auction, which I almost always donate to, but the other is new, the WAM Feminist Auction. You have really got to get on this if you have any money this year. Some examples of items and their current bids:

  • Katha Pollitt will edit your fifteen-page manuscript for $201
  • Margaret Cho will take a day’s worth of pictures for you for $30
  • Alison Bechdel will create a comic strip just for you at $85
  • Melissa Harris Lacewell is giving away the black blazer she wears on the Rachel Maddow show for $100, plus a signed copy of her book
  • Kate Bornstein will pornographize a fairytale for you for $200
  • Lisa Jervis of Bitch Magazine will customize a recipe for $55
  • Sarah Haskins will record your outgoing voicemail message for $185
  • Ani di Franco autographed and custom airbrushed electric guitar, only $250

And other shiny stuff as well.  I have to admit, the MHL blazer would be very tempting if I weren’t broke.




Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: