BY Intern Caroline in Feminizzle on Mar 08, 2012 |
The big day has arrived, and I think this year we need it more than ever. In light of the recent anti-woman three ring circus that is our political system, it's important that we celebrate all the wonderful things about being female (in all its glorious shapes and forms.)Check out this hilarious statement on slut-shaming through the art of .gifs over at Ann Friedman's blog. Gifs are my absolute favorite way to express myself on the Internet. Thanks, ... Read More
BY Intern Caroline in Eat Me on Mar 05, 2012 |
The more I read about Monsanto, the giant biotechnology company which owns 90% of the United State's genetically modified seeds, the more I want to start paying more attention to the sources of my food. Since I live in a small apartment in Brooklyn, I'm not really able to sustain myself by gardening, but maybe some BUST readers can!
All this could be yours
Sprout Robot makes it easy to start gardening--no green thumb required! It's a web service that ... Read More
BY Intern Caroline in Artsy on Mar 02, 2012 |
Daena Title, Dirty Fighter, 2010. Oil on canvas, 48” x 48”.
Barbie has inspired art from the likes of Andy Warhol and Karl Lagerfeld, both of whom are lauded for their doll-themed works on the Barbie website. Painter Daena Title probably won’t be added to that list anytime soon. In her latest series, “Drown the Dolls,” Barbie is murdered at the hands of anonymous prepubescent girls.
Title spent three years ... Read More
BY Intern Caroline in Feminizzle on Mar 02, 2012 |
President Obama called Sandra Fluke, the woman who testified about contraception in front of Congress and was called a "slut" by Rush Limbaugh, to make sure she's okay.
“He encouraged me and supported me and thanked me for speaking out about the concerns of American women,” Sandra Fluke, a third-year law student said. “And what was really personal for me was that he said to tell my parents that they should be proud. And that meant a ... Read More
BY Intern Caroline in Boob Tube on Mar 02, 2012 |
I miss Downton Abbey so much already. It's gonna be AGES before it comes back and I'm pretty much inconsolable. I want to feel as infinite as the final minutes of the Christmas special made me feel every moment of my stupid life. Is that too much to ask??? Am I flying too close to the sun? Here are some songs Internet People wrote inspired by DT Abbs (wow I thought that would sound better than it did sorry.) I am listening to them on repeat as I slowly rock ... Read More