So I have this fear of zombies, which I know isn’t really unusual since they’re super freaky but if you knew me personally, you would know that I typically don’t fear things like zombies. I mean come on, they’re dead people who for some very unexplainable reason ( I mean really now, I still have […]
Read More My new obsession with… The Walking Dead
Ever since my fellow blogger jgrand posted ‘Idealism and Practicality’ I have been struggling with my love for rap music. As he wrote, “What does a feminist do when faced with these issues? Is it better to reject all media with elements of sexism then to write off the flaws as ‘just part of life?’” After […]
Read More A Shady Situation
This TAW has been in tons of TV sitcoms (many named after her). She is also an Honorary Forest Ranger. She said she always wanted to be one but couldn’t because girls weren’t allowed. Can you name this TAW?
Read More Totally Awesome Women
This week: Jgrand50 saw that CNN pulled a report that investigated the effect of ovulation on women voting. Luckily, we all were spared the craizness. On a related note, Obama (smartly) continues to push against Rebulicans on women’s issues. His recent speaches attack Richard Murdock’s disgusting comments about rape. Femistorian wants you all to watch this amazing […]
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On November 9th, the new James Bond movie, Skyfall will be released. Early reviews are incredibly positive, and the movie is receiving buzz as potentially one of the year’s best. Despite all of the hype, I remain a bit skeptical. Some of that comes from the terrible last film (Quantum of Solace). However, one of […]
Read More Sexism: Shaken, Not Stirred
When trying to decide what to write about for this Friday’s post, I went searching through the depths of the internet. What I found was an unnerving reaction to a recent assault report at the University of Missouri. The report reads as follows: A woman said she was walking to Ellis Library when a man […]
Read More Assault, Consent, and the Internet
So it’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month, as I’m sure everyone has no doubt noticed by now. In case you hadn’t though, the insane amount of pink products would probably have helped to tip you off. Seriously, so.many. pink. products. Which is of course the perfect transition for me to talk about an issue that I tend […]
Read More Save my boobs? Save my life.
For a year and a half my upstairs neighbor has been fighting with her boyfriend, usually around 5pm. I’m not exaggerating. I wish I was. A year and a half is a long time. And all this time I have been wondering: Why haven’t they broken up already? Some things about their relationship are really […]
Read More The One Where HannahGrace Fights With Her Neighbors
This TAW is most known for her no nonsense personality. I know I’ve spent many a sick day watching her brutal honesty and swift judgment on CBS. Can you name this TAW?
Read More Totally Awesome Women
Happy Monday, everyone! Just a quick note to tell you all about some great feminism coming from JMU this weekend. James Madison’s Debate Team has been winning it up for quite some time. This weekend, the team traveled to the United States Military Academy (West Point) where they proceeded to make it to finals in Novice and […]
Read More Go Dukes!