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Fem-Focused Fashion Week Round-Up

Fem-Focused Fashion Week Round-Up

NY Fashion Week doesn’t always get looked at with the most female-positive set of eyes. In actuality, the broader issues of sexualization, starvation and capitalization are obvious topics that loom about the fashion and beauty industries. But in every public platform with avenues of presentation, there are opportunities for artists, [...]

by × September 21, 2014 × 0 comments

Body, Fashion/Lifestyle, Featured, Self, Social

Cut The Crap!: The Complexion Concierge Busts Open Some Beauty Balderdash

Cut The Crap!: The Complexion Concierge Busts Open Some Beauty Balderdash

The gloves are off! …then filled with lotion and back on. The Complexion Concierge is back in the Salted henhouse for another awesome dose of beauty reality. Whether you’re in the market for a new post-summer-sun-damage-repair serum or just a general age-defying-and-moisture-enhancing-pre-fall face creme, you’ve come to the right counsel! [...]

by × September 11, 2014 × 0 comments

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 [...]

by × August 14, 2014 × 0 comments

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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Featured, Issues, Saltie Shakers, Social

In A League All Their Own

In A League All Their Own

Baseball: a great American pastime. And like many other “traditional” practices in the American timeline, there is an evident history of inclusion — or lack thereof — that, over time, shows to have only meant “white males” in variable senses of the label. It wasn’t until 1947 that game-changing players [...]

by × August 7, 2014 × 0 comments

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We Ain’t Afraid of No Ghosts! Or the Possibility of a Female Cast in Ghostbusters 3

We Ain’t Afraid of No Ghosts! Or the Possibility of a Female Cast in Ghostbusters 3

When there’s somethin’ strange in the neighborhood…who ya gonna call? Female-cast enthusiast and prominent director Paul Feig?! Maybe, just maybe. Feig is the amazing director who, in 2011, silenced all critics with the huge and hilarious hit Bridesmaids. “Not only was that movie a blockbuster success – pulling in $288 million globally on [...]

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Arts/Entertainment, Body, Featured, Issues, Self, Social

Would You Like a Breast Bra to Match Your Vagina Panties?

Would You Like a Breast Bra to Match Your Vagina Panties?

Being the women’s parts and period nerd that I am, seeing these female reproductive system panties floating around the intertubes made my uterus-shaped heart skip a beat. Now that I know there’s a breast bra to match?  I will take 7 pairs, please! Sadly, none of us will be receiving [...]

by × July 29, 2014 × 0 comments

Arts/Entertainment, Featured, Social

This is Your New Wonder Woman

This is Your New Wonder Woman

The time has arrived. Here she is, salties! Wonder Woman is here and she’s…a bit drab? There’s no Wonder Woman movie yet, but our lady in leather will make a tough and (apparently) brooding appearance in the upcoming male-dominant “Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice,”

by × July 28, 2014 × 0 comments

Arts/Entertainment, Featured, Scene, Social, Spotlights

EVENT SPOTLIGHT: Comedy Night @ tascbar

EVENT SPOTLIGHT: Comedy Night @ tascbar

Improv/Comedy Writing Workshop + FREE Standup Showcase Performance by Up-and-Coming NYC Female Comedians! Want to learn how to be funnier and boost your creativity? Want to enjoy a night of humor, both brainy and busty? Want to just plain throw back a cocktail and laugh yer keister off?! DONE. Join [...]

by × July 24, 2014 × 0 comments

Arts/Entertainment, Spotlights

Spotlight: Vicky Kuperman on Women in Comedy, Her Burrito-Fueled Creative Process, and Tips for Budding Comedians

Spotlight: Vicky Kuperman on Women in Comedy, Her Burrito-Fueled Creative Process, and Tips for Budding Comedians

Fierce and fearless are just two of the words to describe Vicky Kuperman, comedian, author, writer, producer and all-around inspiring woman blazing a trail for females in the male-saturated world of comedy.

by × July 17, 2014 × 1 comment