BY Web Intern in Feminizzle on Sep 29, 2009 |
You think your high school experience sucked? Try being a teenage feminist these days. Girls who want equality are getting more crap than you can imagine, but are fighting harder than ever to have their voices heard.
Eighteen-year-old Carmen Rodi reports
by Carmen RodiI am happy to call myself a teenage feminist. And thankfully, there are others out there like me. But it is by no means an easy ideal to uphold. In high schools all across the country, ... Read More
BY Web Intern in Crafty on Sep 29, 2009 |
New Sites Make It Easy To Create Your Own Fab Fabricby Jen NgThanks to a handful of new DIY-fabric companies, you can now take your handmade creations to a whole new level of customization. Are you obsessed with your pet bunny? Reupholster your favorite chair in fabric printed with her likeness. Can’t stand the holiday-inspired textiles at your local craft mart? Create your own neon plaid. The options are endless; all you need is an Internet ... Read More
BY Web Intern in Artsy on Sep 29, 2009 |
Getting To Know Cult-Film Auteur Tommy Wiseauby Callie WattsRiddled with crappy overdubbing, confusing dialogue, pointless supporting characters, embarrassing sex scenes, and plot holes galore, the 2003 ﬁ lm The Room is an unequivocal disaster. But thanks to the relentless determination of its enigmatic writer/director/producer/star Tommy Wiseau, it’s also enjoying new life on both coasts as a hot ticket that is single- handedly reviving the ... Read More
BY Web Intern in Music Stuff on Sep 29, 2009 |
Garfunkel & Oats Are Music To Comedy Fans' Earsby Corrie PikulThe music video begins rather innocently: two pretty girls, a tall blonde with a guitar and a petite brunette with a ukulele, smile sweetly and sing an ode to blossoming romance. “And like can lead to like-like/And like-like can lead to looove,” they coo. “Sure as the stars above/I’d really like to fuck you, fuck you, fuck you.” Oh! But that’s as ... Read More
BY Libby Zay in General on Sep 28, 2009 |
The UK's Daily Mail is quickly becoming my favorite news source, mostly for the sheer hilarity of the surveys they deem ''newsworthy''. Case in point: Today's tabloid-like poll comes from a survey of 15,000 women who were asked to rate men from varying nations on their bedroom abilities.
Germans and Englishmen topped the worst list, titles given due to bad body odor and lazy lovemaking, respectively. Not too far behind are American men, ... Read More