The XX Factor

We’re Talking About: July 8, 2010

-Daily Show rookie Olivia Munn speaks up on being a public target for feminists . [ Salon ]

- Sarah Palin argues for military funding as an exception to the Tea Party’s anti-spending stance. [ Washington Post ]

-A new report says Tipper Gore doesn’t believe the accusations against her husband and confirms our suspicions that she’s just sick of being in the spotlight. [ People ]

-The unexpectedly dangerous game: when mah-jongg becomes lethal . [ New York Times ]

Photograph of Olivia Munn by Toby Canham/Getty Images.