BY Brittany Houlihan in General on Dec 10, 2012 |
Last week, a video called “The Flip Side (Bar)” went viral, parodying male/female dynamics in the club scene. The video depicts men acting stereotypically female, and vice versa. I love the video for three reasons:1) It gives humorous insight into the experience of being the other sex in a place where you are expected to embody every possible gender stereotype in existence. It’s easy to lose track, in this video, ... Read More
BY Brittany Houlihan in General on Dec 03, 2012 |
Well, this is terrible: two men have been arrested by Afghan police due to allegations of beheading a 15-year-old girl after her father turned down a marriage proposal.
The young girl was allegedly attacked while she was walking home with drinking water for her family. “Our investigation shows those who killed her were people who wanted to marry her,” a Kunduz province police official told the BBC. The two suspects were also her relatives.
The ... Read More
BY Brittany Houlihan in Crafty on Nov 20, 2012 |
In my opinion, you either like pies, or you were born without tastebuds. Luckily, one of the vendors at this year’s BUST Magazine Holiday Craftacular is Daly Pies.
Brooklyn-based Daly Pies is owned and operated by Meghan Daly, and has been in business since 2011. Daly Pies uses handcrafted methods to create delicious flavor combinations, all while using fresh and locally culled ingredients.Chocolate Guinness PieMulled Pear ... Read More
BY Brittany Houlihan in General on Nov 18, 2012 |
Nothing says holiday goodness quite like unique sweet treats! Whimsy & Spice is a wonderful bakery founded in 2008 in Brooklyn, NY. Wife and husband team Jenna Park and Mark Sopchak, combine their skills to create delicious treats.Cardamom Marshmallows!
Some of the treats include shortbread cookies, biscotti, brownies and bars, marshmallows, sandwich cookies, and drop cookies! YUMMY!!!!Hazelnut Whisky Sandwich Cookies!
They started selling ... Read More
BY Brittany Houlihan in General on Nov 16, 2012 |
The Family Research Council is at it again with their anti-LGBT focus. In their “get America back” campaign, three of the four fundraising points are anti-LGBT. The post-election pitch claiming, “truth will win out” (*sigh*), aims to
-Prevent radical homosexual activists from further harming the U.S. military.
-Compel the Department of Justice to enforce the Defense of Marriage Act.
-Challenge the provisions of ObamaCare which ... Read More