a href="http://www.advicegoddess.com/archives/2009/10/31/dr_helen_on_dom.html"Amy Alkon:/a on Mira Sorvino's Stinky T-Shirt:br /br /blockquoteOn a superficial note, I am not a "gal pal," nor do I have "gal pals," and if I did, I'd be too busy throwing up to have much contact with them. Got this icky-toned e-mail last month, and I was a bit behind due to book-related stuff, so I'm only posting it now:br /br / Subject: Re: Mira Sorvino Wants You To Tell a Gal P.A.L.br /br / In a message dated 9/30/09 3:40:25 PM, Jamie.Dammrich@zenogroup.com writes:br /br / Hi Amy,br /br / As gal pals, we talk about everything. Yet there's one subject that often goes unsaid - domestic violence. Did you know that one in four women reports being abused by a husband or partner in her lifetime?....br //blockquotebr /br /Amy lets the writer of the email in on a little secret (sure, one that everyone should know, but pretend not to)--her stats are false. a href="http://www.advicegoddess.com/archives/2009/10/31/dr_helen_on_dom.html"See Amy's response here./a