BY Emma Tilden in Eat Me on Jul 22, 2014 |
It’s no secret that the western culture of masculinity puts pressure on guys to be over-the-top macho—an attitude which manifests itself in many ways, including cat-calling and a whole bunch of other unpleasant stuff.
Just think about the show Man vs. Food. The name says it all: Adam Richman, the star, doesn’t just have to eat every meal, he has to conquer it.
Masculine culture dictates that these guys are “real ... Read More
BY Caelan in Eat Me on Jul 22, 2014 |
Here at BUST HQ, we are fans of many F words, but one of our absolute favorites has to be food. So we are trying a new series where we try out weird foods so that you don’t have to! It all begins with Fairway’s original Olive-oil flavored Ice Cream. We came, we ate, we reacted. Now enjoy our results!
"This is amazing. I love butter and anything that tastes like it could single-handedly destroy my arteries. I felt my heart stop and start ... Read More
BY Lex Ellenthal in General on Jul 09, 2014 |
Everyone talks about how teen girls have rough. People just assume that puberty brings about a drop in self-esteem. Why is it that girl's are expected to and often endure such insecurities about their body image? Here are some theories as to why.Theory #1: Photoshopped images of models and celebrities in magazines and advertising!
This theory is backed by Tina Fey in her book, Bossypants. To quote Fey, “I think the first real change in women’s ... Read More
BY Emma Tilden in Boob Tube on Jul 09, 2014 |
Street harassment is nothing new. Kat, of the Youtube vlog TheeKatsMeoww, totally nails it in her recent vlog about why women can’t even eat on the street without their actions being sexualized. Isn’t that ridiculous? There is literally no reason why eating food, something which every human being on the planet does to stay alive should be sexualized.
Way to go, Kat, for making another amazing and totally on-point ... Read More
BY Elle Brosh in Eat Me on May 21, 2014 |
One of the customers at the Atomic Grill Restaurant in Morgantown, West Virginia, requested via UrbanSpoon that, for whatever reason, the servers "show more skin." In retaliation to this absurd complaint, the owner of the restaurant, Dan McCawley, posted a photo advertising a $7.00 potato skin special. Amazing.
McCawley said in an interview with ABC that, "It was brutish. I was upset. I'm a father of a 12-year-old girl and I've got five sisters. The way that ... Read More