Arts/Entertainment

Arts/Entertainment, Featured, Issues, Social

Meet the Cast of V-Day Taconic, Performing ‘The Vagina Monologues’ To Benefit Women’s Prison Association

Meet the Cast of V-Day Taconic, Performing ‘The Vagina Monologues’ To Benefit Women’s Prison Association

V-Day Taconic is a local effort within V-Day’s global One Billion Rising campaign to end violence against women and girls – Taconic being Taconic Correctional Facility, a medium security women’s prison in Bedford Hills, NY. Last week, members of V-Day Taconic held an exclusive performance of The Vagina Monologues for the women at [...]

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Arts/Entertainment, Featured, Issues, Scene, Social, Spotlights

Spotlight: V-Day Taconic’s Briana Packen and Tiffany Rachelle Stewart On Performing ‘The Vagina Monologues’ At A Women’s Prison and Why That Matters

Spotlight: V-Day Taconic’s Briana Packen and Tiffany Rachelle Stewart On Performing ‘The Vagina Monologues’ At A Women’s Prison and Why That Matters

No doubt, Eve Ensler’s Obie Award-winning play The Vagina Monologues is a powerful piece of art and expression of the female experience. It’s inspired women (and men) across the world. But the liberating play is maybe not something you’d come to find within the confines of a prison. The ladies of V-Day Taconic [...]

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Arts/Entertainment, Featured, Issues, Social

DJs MC Lyte and Samantha Ronson Team Up for Female Power Playlist – Listen Now

DJs MC Lyte and Samantha Ronson Team Up for Female Power Playlist – Listen Now

Two pioneering DJs, one mission to send the message the Women Are Watching. Hip-hop legend MC Lyte and DJ Samantha Ronson have joined forces to create this rockin’ playlist not only to get your female-empowered groove on, but to raise awareness in anticipation of next week’s election. The Spotify playlist [...]

by × October 30, 2014 × 0 comments

Arts/Entertainment, Featured, Silly/Sassy, Social

Jim Carrey and Kate McKinnon as Sia’s Nude-Suited ‘Chandelier’ Dancers is Glorious

Jim Carrey and Kate McKinnon as Sia’s Nude-Suited ‘Chandelier’ Dancers is Glorious

Dying! Jim Carrey and Kate McKinnon dressed as the dancer from Sia’s “Chandelier” music video on SNL last night might be the best thing I’ve seen all week. In the “Halloween Party” skit, the duo have a dance off, wildly prancing around the set in their nude leotards and platinum [...]

by × October 26, 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 [...]

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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

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

Arts/Entertainment, Fashion/Lifestyle, Featured, Silly/Sassy, Social

Rants, Raves And Realtalk: On Joan

Rants, Raves And Realtalk: On Joan

:: RR&R is an OpEd from an industry insider and Salted friend :: by Dennis Padula Joan! That’s all I keep saying is “JOAN!” And then basically crying. Joan Rivers. What a legend. My God. Growing up in the 80s and 90s I never truly realized how powerful this woman [...]

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Arts/Entertainment, Featured, Social

Jyoti Amge, World’s Smallest Woman, Joins ‘American Horror Story’

Jyoti Amge, World’s Smallest Woman, Joins ‘American Horror Story’

We love this! Being “American Horror Story” fans we can’t resist getting excited about all the latest announcements for the upcoming season. Hearing that Jyoti Amge will be joining the cast of “AHS: Freak Show” has been one of the highlights. Producer Ryan Murphy announced via Twitter earlier today that Amge, who [...]

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Arts/Entertainment, Body, Featured, Self

My Body Was Wrong for Dance and I’m OK With That (Thank You, Misty Copeland)

My Body Was Wrong for Dance and I’m OK With That (Thank You, Misty Copeland)

I was lucky. I was never told my body was wrong, but I also never realistically considered a career as a ballet dancer. When people ask if I played sports when I was young, I can safely answer that I grew up as a dancer. My childhood was consumed by [...]

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