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1942, Melrose Park Buick, reconditioning spark plugs We bring you a selection of vintage photos of totally inspirational women working together, fixing, and building airplanes! Girl power at its finest!    Luedell Mitchell and Lavada Cherry at the El Segundo Plant Doloras Aldrich at the Douglas Aircraft Company 1943, at the Lockheed-Vega Aircraft Corporation   1943, Marion Schultz, Douglas Aircraft Company, Santa Monica, CA Alma Jean Vincent 1944, repairing the Qantas Empire Airways flying boat Coriolanus in Sydney 1942, Oyida Peaks, riveting at teh Corpus Christi Naval Air Base in Texas 1942, assembling a section of the leading edge...
Last year, BANKS quietly dropped her initial EPs Fall Over and London, causing mass hysteria fueled by torch single “This Is What It Feels Like.” From there it was BANKS BANKS BANKS, commonly called the “female Weeknd,” yet her full-length Goddess surpasses any comparisons thrown her way. {http://soundcloud.com/banksbanksbanks/banks-beggin-for-thread} Some familiar tunes from the first EPs are present on Goddess—including the dismally gorgeous “Waiting Game” and the fluidly soulful “Warm Water.” New cuts like “You Should Know Where I’m Coming From” and “Under The Table” showcase the singer-songwriter...
  With women making up only 17 percent of Google’s global tech workforce, and with white and asian employees making up 94 percent of Google’s US tech force, it’s encouraging to see practical efforts to bring black and latina girls into the tech world.  Black Girls Code is an awesome organization that received a $190,000 donation from Google on Saturday to continue such efforts, according to the New York Daily News. The organization provides coding workshops to minority girls, to build their interest and skills in the computer world. As...
Amy Sedaris, funny lady and two-time BUST cover gal, will be meeting and greeting IRL in NYC this Saturday, Sept. 13 at 3 p.m. Amy will be at Fishs Eddy to promote her “I Like You” kitchen line, which includes lots and lots of dollar signs and gingham. There will also be free cupcakes with purchase.  You can also enter a raffle for the chance to win an “Amy Sedaris starter kit” and handmade potholders (that is, made by Amy’s hands).  Until then, here's some Amy-spiration from...
It's only 25 minutes long, but in this video from Journeyman Pictures, these three girls, Nargis, Sadaf and Sahar, manage to show life on the screen. In the first scene, Sadaf practices the drums, explaining that she wants to prove wrong the people who find her passion unfeminine. The video follows the girls on car trips and in the park. They eat corn on the cob and chocolate donuts, showing, through the eyes of their small cameras, the vividness of life in Kabul. As the girls...