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If you’re a millennial woman, you’re used to trend pieces telling you how hard it is to be female. Eggs for Sale, a hilarious sketch show from Molly Cahen and Ariel Carlin, will help you recover from trend piece fatigue. The show explores Kim Kardashian, uptalk, “Bad Feminism,” and yes, selling your eggs. If you’re a fan of Inside Amy Schumer, snag tickets to Eggs for Sale at Upright Citizens Brigade New York. BUST talked to Molly Cahen and Ariel Karlin about the show and...
The government has, yet again, decided to make the bodies and private lives of women its own personal business. Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin recently signed a bill requiring women to consult with a doctor at least 24 hours before an abortion. According to the Washington Post, the “Informed Consent” bill passed with 92 votes on January 28, 2016. Kentucky, my birthplace, my family's home for countless generations...Kentucky, I love you, but—what kind of bullshit is this? Passing laws that only push women further into...
The definition of the word 'hope' is a feeling of expectation and desire for a certain thing to happen. It kept families alive during the Holocaust. It made that mountain-climber from 127 Hours trapped underneath a boulder dismember his own arm so he could live to see another day. Stories of hope are essentially stories of our survival as a species.As of May 2014, Norma Bastidas became the Guinness World Record-holder for the longest triathlon. Her journey included 3,762 miles from Cancún, Mexico to Washington D.C. (a known human trafficking route). Needless to...
Kate Berlant Step aside comedy bros, these pee-your-pants funny ladies are breaking through the comedy-industry glass celing. You all know and love Amy Schumer and the gals of Broad City, but it's time to broaden your horizons and learn about some up-and-comers who don't yet have their own TV series. Check out these ten hilarious female comics who are making waves and getting some serious laughs.  1. Jo Firestone (@kingfirestorm)Jo Firestone is a very busy Brooklyn-based comedian. She hosts several shows including "The Incredible Game Show Showcase,"...
Shaun Fleming needs caffeine. It’s 9:30 a.m. on the morning after his last night of touring with his magnificent band, Diane Coffee, and he’s got a BUST photo shoot to do. Despite the very un-rockstarish hour, the 28-year-old former-child actor, also known as the drummer for the California band Foxygen, is chipper and upbeat—a consummate pro. I first fell in love with Diane Coffee’s soulful, glam, psychedelic sound after their 2013 debut, My Friend Fish. And their follow-up last fall, Everybody’s a Good Dog, further...
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