Gentrification Thoughts. OJ Simpson. Can We Fight Racism With Charitable Giving?
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Gentrification Thoughts. OJ Simpson. Can We Fight Racism With Charitable Giving?

Disclaimer, I guess: What follows is a reflection on fighting my personal racism and a call to donate to organizations actively fighting systemic racism & police violence. Why am I writing this? Is it self congratulation? White guilt alleviation? I don’t know, probably yes. I’ve seen so much outrage on the social media and everywhere … Continue reading

A List of Books for [Most] Men [Who] Don’t Read [Enough] Books By Women
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A List of Books for [Most] Men [Who] Don’t Read [Enough] Books By Women

Today a friend shared the article – “Why Don’t Men Read Books by Women?” – from Feministing.com, and it got me thinking the same thing I’ve always thought – “Well, that’s surely generalizing, but ya, I can buy that Most Men Don’t Read Enough Books By Women.” There were two points in particular that caught … Continue reading

On Playing Kim Kardashian’s New iPhone Game until She Made Me Stop
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On Playing Kim Kardashian’s New iPhone Game until She Made Me Stop

You guys!!!! Kim Kardashian is the new Candy Crush!!!!!   But really. Sitting at #5 on the Apple Store Top Free list, her new game, Kim Kardashian: Hollywood, is a “free” Sims-esque iPhone game in which you – [Insert Name Here] or, accept game-created name (mine is Nevaeh) – meet Kim, befriend Kim, and slowly but … Continue reading

A (Very) Quick Guide to the World Cup if Sports Aren’t Generally “Your Thing”
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A (Very) Quick Guide to the World Cup if Sports Aren’t Generally “Your Thing”

The day has come! Starting things off with a kickoff by a brain-controlled exoskeleton, the 2014 World Cup in one of those Brazilian cities with all the feathers has begun with a game between Brazil (woo!) and Croatia (also woo!). But whoah whoah whoah, I’m getting ahead of myself. The “World Cup” is a “soccer tournament” during … Continue reading

Introducing Your New Guilty Pleasure, SUPERNATURAL (Because I Can’t Do This Alone Anymore)
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Introducing Your New Guilty Pleasure, SUPERNATURAL (Because I Can’t Do This Alone Anymore)

We all have what I like to call our “alone shows.” Pretty self-explanatory; it’s that one show that you absolutely love, but can only truly enjoy once you’ve verified the house is empty of all other living creatures, because the last thing you need is a hater sitting next to you on the sofa, judging … Continue reading