A: They’re two of Glamour magazine’s eight “Women of the Year”!!!
so happy too see that @glamourmag chose Caitlyn Jenner and Cecile Richards as just some of their awesome women of the year
— ceec (@ceci_pompeo) October 29, 2015
There were rumors that Jenner would be named a few weeks ago, but now it’s official. Baby-parts merchant Richard, however, is a surprise:
— Patrick Madrid (@patrickmadrid) October 30, 2015
— Lila Rose (@LilaGraceRose) October 30, 2015
— Stacy Wray (@StacyLWray) October 29, 2015
— Jeff Yeah! (@JeffOutLoud) October 29, 2015
Others on the list are Reese Witherspoon, Victoria Beckham, Misty Copeland, Elizabeth Holmes, the U.S. women’s national soccer and the women of Charleston, S.C.:
— AP Entertainment (@APEntertainment) October 29, 2015
And as crazy as this sounds, Richards and Jenner might not be the two most controversial names on the list. Elizabeth Holmes, CEO of the privately held billion-dollar biotech company Theranos, is under fire of late after the WSJ reported that the company’s blood-testing technology might not meet expectations:
The Theranos scandal could soon become a legal nightmare https://t.co/NNaRpAcgtH
— WIRED Science (@WIREDScience) October 29, 2015
— The Economist (@TheEconomist) October 30, 2015
"The Narrative Frays for Theranos and Elizabeth Holmes" by JAMES B. STEWART via NYT https://t.co/fVdZ1MyOBv
— Damion Ackerly (@damionacke) October 29, 2015
— Bloomberg Business (@business) October 28, 2015
From “Woman of the Year” to “Worst CEO of the Year”?
Glamour magazine will honor the women at an awards gala hosted by Amy Schumer on November 9 in New York City.