Tag: women

How to Become Hotter in Five Seconds (without surgery)

5 Ways to Become Hotter in Less Than 5 Seconds: To be hot in America today calls for a myriad of juxtapositions and strange inaccuracies. The media seems to want us to have big butts, big lips and big breasts, while we somehow simultaneously maintain a tiny waist, a thigh gap and no back fat. In a natural biological sense, this is an outright impossible feat.

So, the only option for “hotness” is surgery, according to pop culture. Otherwise, how else am I going to grow boobs and carve out a six pack at once? In a moment of trippy contemplation on the way home, it occurred to me that all these surgical trends are essentially bloody ways of turning us …

Meet the Other Woman Running For President: Dr. Jill Stein

Many don't know that Hillary Clinton is not the first woman to run for president. There have been 5 before her, including Jill Stein who is also running for president alongside Clinton. Dr. Stein is a member of the Green Party, a small independent political party that focuses on four pillars: peace, ecology, social justice and democracy.

Many don’t know that Hillary Clinton is not the first woman to run for president. There have been 5 before her, including Jill Stein who is currently running for president alongside Clinton. Dr. Stein is a member of the Green Party, a small independent political party that focuses on four pillars: peace, ecology, social justice …

Brilliant Blogs Created by Women

I bet you didn't know that only 30% of Google's workforce is female. It would be easy to blame Google for this lopsided number, but pickings are slim when it comes to women with experience in the field. Out of the 57% of Bachelor's degrees earned by women, only 12% are in computer science. Another part of the problem is how much more desired men are to women in the eyes of investors (investors apparently love attractive men).

I bet you didn’t know that only 30% of Google’s workforce is female. It would be easy to blame Google for this lopsided number, but pickings are slim when it comes to women with experience in the field. Out of the 57% of Bachelor’s degrees earned by women, only 12% are in computer science. Another …

10 Things You NEED to Know About the Recently FDA Approved Pink “Viagra” for Women

You'll never guess how unlike Viagra it really is....

Viagra for v@g!nas–when I first heard about the newly FDA approved drug, flibanserin (brand approved, Addyi), it seemed like a totally logical, inevitable and overdue option for women suffering from low libido. I mean the men have it, why shouldn’t the women have an equivalent privilege? gadget91 / Foter / CC BY-NC-SA With its quickly labeled nickname, …

Am I A Misogynist?

Am I a misogynist? But I'm a girl! What do you think?

Wowee. After reading the feedback I got at some discussion forums yesterday regarding my post, 10 Traits Men Possess That Women Take For Granted, I started to wonder if I was a misogynist myself! Me? The labeled, “activist poet”? How can this be? No. I’m not a misogynist. This I know. I mean, if I …

10 Traits Men Possess That Women Take For Granted

Take a step back and look at the big picture& the best parts of men.

Yesterday, I had an epiphany about men. The morning started out quite normally. We checked the surf; it was a little too sloppy to head out. I worked on a few paintings; my fiancé took care of the plants and did some reading. We checked the surf again; it was better. We racked up the …

Think You Know About Women?

We should all be able to access the free-spirit inside ourselves.

Let’s see how much you really know… Here’s a quiz I made for us to really get a hold on things. Also, there is a fascinating video as well as readings and sources below the quiz.[mlw_quizmaster quiz=1] Things are improving for women thanks to our mothers, grandmothers and great-grandmothers that really worked hard to ensure …

She Got It Right: Pink Curlers & Post Scripts’ 1st Book Review

Just because everyone else does, doesn't mean you have to also. There are so many helpful resources. And this one is brand new and pink!

“Women, it’s seems, just can’t get it right…if we don’t make a change soon, we may continue to be subjected to the daily message that all women are broken but can be fixed.” —Rosenfeld 124-125 Perhaps what pleased me the most about Dr. Stacey M. Rosenfeld‘s new book, Does Every Woman Have an Eating Disorder? …

A Rookie with Diamonds

I'm just getting used to wearing this ring. I don't know what my wedding's theme will be!

Wearing this diamond on my finger feels like nothing else, a prism shimmering with the magic of marriage to come. As soon as he popped the question, a weight that I never consciously knew I carried, floated off my shoulders. Suddenly, this major part of my life that I had always worried about, that my …

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