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Instantly Up Your Holiday Cheer with Christmas Cats TV

Instantly Up Your Holiday Cheer with Christmas Cats TV

Tired of the same old holiday movies? Looking for ways to upgrade to true cat lady status? Then this is the Christmas Cats TV for you! With ugly Christmas sweaters, a crackling fireplace, a sweet grandma, flask-toting elf and LOTS of cats playing with all the decorations, this is the only [...]

by × December 9, 2013 × 0 comments

Social

This Video of Triumphs and Failures for Women in Media Made Me Cry

This Video of Triumphs and Failures for Women in Media Made Me Cry

  This video literally brought me to tears. Not the streaming waterfall of sadness kind or the spouting for joy kind, either. This video got me misty-eyed in a way I can only describe as euphoric exasperation. Because this video, put together by the smart folks at The Representation Project (the ones [...]

by × December 5, 2013 × 0 comments

Featured, Sex/Love

Plan C: Refer to Plan B’s New Label, Lose Weight, Use Plan B

Plan C: Refer to Plan B’s New Label, Lose Weight, Use Plan B

Post holiday fetes can give the best of us a run from the weight scales, which is why the packaging revision of NorLevo, the European version of Plan B manufactured by HRA-Pharma, to note that it’s not always an effective for women over 165 pounds and doesn’t work at all for women who weigh more than 176 pounds, is just a little more depressing for those seeking emergency contraception.

by × December 4, 2013 × 0 comments

Featured, Holiday

GalPride Gift Guide to the Holiday Season

GalPride Gift Guide to the Holiday Season

FOODIE The Grommet  FEMINIST Feminist Stories etsy shop VEGAN Sparitual FASHIONISTA Jonathan Adler PASSIONATE ACCESSORIZING Jamii Goods CARE CONSCIOUS Global Girlfriend MUSIC LOVER Toms TECHIE Whoozizit GIRLSCOUT Pinch Provisions WRITER Global Girlfriend CRAFTY HUMORIST Subversive Cross Stitch YOGIS Magic Carpet Yoga Mats FASHION FOR A CAUSE Toms TEA ENTHUSIAST Saks [...]

by × December 4, 2013 × 0 comments

Featured, Issues

Selfies and Feminist Self-Expression

Selfies and Feminist Self-Expression

Recently, I noticed my Twitter feed was ablaze with the hashtag #feministselfie. Curious, I looked into it and found that the phenomenon was in response to this article by Jezebel writer Erin Gloria Ryan, which essentially stated that selfies are a desperate cry for help. Consequently, a lot of women were upset and responded by posting their own selfies.

by × December 3, 2013 × 0 comments

Arts/Entertainment, Featured

Daughter Dresses as Real-Life Women Greats

Daughter Dresses as Real-Life Women Greats

Jaime C. Moore is a photographer whose work you may have seen floating around the web of late. To celebrate her daughter’s 5th birthday, she wanted a creative project to dress up her daughter and photograph her

by × December 2, 2013 × 0 comments

Fashion/Lifestyle

Not Your Grandma’s Wardrobe…Or is It?

Not Your Grandma’s Wardrobe…Or is It?

A fun little documentary from across the pond is aiming to prove that getting old may be nothing more than an opportunity to be more fabulous.

by × December 2, 2013 × 0 comments

Arts/Entertainment

‘Glee’ Star Amber Riley Wins ‘Dancing With the Stars’ With a Message to Women

‘Glee’ Star Amber Riley Wins ‘Dancing With the Stars’ With a Message to Women

And the winner of Dancing with the Stars Season 17 – seventeen! – is Glee  star and hot stepper, Amber Riley! Amber and her partner Derek Hough rocked it all season to pull off winning the title of top dancers and champions of awesomeness. The win marks the first for [...]

by × November 27, 2013 × 0 comments

Featured, Issues

Me-ow! Raising the Voice Against Catcalling

Me-ow! Raising the Voice Against Catcalling

Though a small percentage appreciate the superficial feedback, most women feel the pang of being objectified by a total stranger.

by × November 26, 2013 × 0 comments

Arts/Entertainment, Featured

Cathryn Michon’s ‘Muffin Top’ Movie-Ment to Put Chicks Back in Flicks

Cathryn Michon’s ‘Muffin Top’ Movie-Ment to Put Chicks Back in Flicks

Cathryn Michon is not your average Hollywood writer, actor, director. She’s not even male! And that’s the point of her latest film project Muffin Top: A Love Story which she co-wrote, directed and stars in, and where the mission and “movie-ment” is to “put chicks back in flicks.”

by × November 22, 2013 × 1 comment