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Madeleine Albright Perfectly Shuts Down Conan O’Brien on Twitter

Madeleine Albright Perfectly Shuts Down Conan O’Brien on Twitter

Zing! Never underestimate the technological abilities of America’s first female Secretary of State, nor her sense of humor, apparently. On Thursday, Conan O’Brien posted a silly tweet poking fun at the former Secretary of state and the whole “sexy ____” trend in Halloween costumes. But he was swiftly met by [...]

by × October 24, 2014 × 0 comments

Body, Featured, Issues, Self, Silly/Sassy, Social

Young Girls Dressed as Princesses Drop Shit Ton of F-Bombs for Feminism

Young Girls Dressed as Princesses Drop Shit Ton of F-Bombs for Feminism

Our virgin ears! Kidding. Like a lot. What happens when you get a group of girls ages 6 to 13, dress them up in “princess” costumes and have them swear in front of the camera to make a point about sexism in society?

by × October 22, 2014 × 0 comments

Arts/Entertainment, Featured

Kelly Clarkson Sang a Killer Rendition of Sam Smith’s ‘Stay With Me’

Kelly Clarkson Sang a Killer Rendition of Sam Smith’s ‘Stay With Me’

This video is already going viral. Kelly Clarkson recently performed a live rendition of Sam Smith’s “Stay With Me” on tour and it’s killer. I love me some Sam Smith. From the contagious “Money On My Mind” to the “La la” song to his uncanny resemblance to a young Boy [...]

by × October 21, 2014 × 0 comments

Issues, Saltie Shakers, Social

Harassment of Females in the Gaming World Has to Stop, and Males Need To Do Something About It

Harassment of Females in the Gaming World Has to Stop, and Males Need To Do Something About It

Anita Sarkeesian, a pioneering kick-ass fem-positive trope-buster of our modern age, has been threatened with her life. This has got to stop. As a feminist immersed in the world of gaming, Sarkeesian known for her Feminist Frequency site has been outing the hidden (and not so hidden) misogyny and lopsided [...]

by × October 15, 2014 × 0 comments

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Photo credit: AFP  / PAUL ELLIS

Malala Yousafzai and Kailash Satyarthi Win Nobel Peace Prize and World’s Appreciation

Our sincerest congratulations to Malala Yousafzai and Kailash Satyarthi who won the 95th Nobel Peace Prize for their work in advocating for education rights for children. The announcement came Friday morning via the Nobel committee that the pair had been selected knocking out other contenders such as Pope Francis and NSA [...]

by × October 10, 2014 × 0 comments

Arts/Entertainment, Featured

Abbi and Ilana’s ‘Broad City’ Mini Webisodes Get Us Excited for Season 2

Abbi and Ilana’s ‘Broad City’ Mini Webisodes Get Us Excited for Season 2

Abbi and Ilana are back! Well, the new season of “Broad City” won’t be back until January, but we’ll have to tide ourselves over with these fun clips the pair have been releasing each week for the past month.

by × October 8, 2014 × 0 comments

Featured, Social

Free Wonder Woman Pumpkin Carving Stencils and How-Tos

Free Wonder Woman Pumpkin Carving Stencils and How-Tos

Here are a few Wonder Woman pumpkin carving stencils and how-tos you can use as a guide.

by × October 8, 2014 × 0 comments

Issues, Social

The Daily Show’s Jessica Williams Takes On Catcalling in ‘Feminized Atmosphere’

The Daily Show’s Jessica Williams Takes On Catcalling in ‘Feminized Atmosphere’

Catcalling is just one of those things we have to grin and bear, right? It’s really no big deal. That’s what some news pundits, and probably half of the male population of your friends and family think about the unsolicited comments from our male counterparts that we females seem to [...]

by × October 3, 2014 × 0 comments

Fashion/Lifestyle, Featured, Issues, Saltie Shakers, Social

7-Year-old Declares October 1 ‘Wear Your Superheroes Day’ In Support of Her Little Sister

7-Year-old Declares October 1 ‘Wear Your Superheroes Day’ In Support of Her Little Sister

Get your boots and cape ready, because as of today, October 1st shall be known as “Wear Your Superheroes Day.” We have 7-year-old Adalina to thank for that. And her little sister, 5-year-old, Leanna has her big sis to thank, too. According to the girls’ father, when Leanna would wear her superhero clothes to kindergarten, “the boys tell her that superheroes are ‘for boys.’ She has even started to wear her jacket all day to keep from being hassled about it,” he says.

by × October 1, 2014 × 0 comments

Arts/Entertainment, Self, Social, Soul

Robert Downey, Jr. Shares Heartfelt Goodbye to His Mother, a Stubborn, ‘Ball-buster’ and His Role Model

Robert Downey, Jr. Shares Heartfelt Goodbye to His Mother, a Stubborn, ‘Ball-buster’ and His Role Model

Robert Downey, Jr. took to facebook to share a heartfelt goodbye to his mother, Elsie Ann Ford, who passed away last week. The actor acknowledged his risk of oversharing but continued to give us, with his words, a glimpse into his mother’s struggles with alcoholism, how she helped her son become [...]

by × September 30, 2014 × 0 comments