In light of the recent, horrifying attack on France’s capital on Friday, and in light of the Syrian refugee crisis plaguing the Middle East and all of Europe, America’s finest gun-humping xenophobes and Republican presidential hopefuls have responded the way we knew they would: like a bunch of bigoted, fear-mongering children. Human Troll (and dickhead) Donald Trump believes that Syrian refugees seeking asylum in the United States “could be one of the great Trojan horses” because “we have no idea who these people are. Read More
  It’s been over 40 years since Roe v Wade. Despite the outrage over the existence of Planned Parenthood and despite the decades that America has had to adjust to the fact that abortion is legal and not sending anyone to Hell anytime soon, it is still talked about in hushed, shameful tones. Women don’t “choose” abortions; they are backed into abortions by grizzly life circumstances, and they are haunted by the ghosts of the children they didn’t have. Read More
Don’t shine that crazy diamond; keep things real by rocking stones in their natural state. Whether you get dizzy for druzy or quartz makes you shvitz, we’ve got you covered.  Bison Tooth and Raw Amethyst Necklace - $35,     Druzy Earrings - $79,     Crescent Moon Earrings with Raw Kyanite - $48,     L to R: The Prosperity Green Calcite - $130,, The Igniter Cubed Pyrite - $170, adinamills. Read More
Cynthia Chang started making sculptures in college at RISD, often as ornaments for her performance work. After graduating, she shifted her focus to wearable items, using her knowledge of sculptural objects and material manipulation. She launched her label Something Happening in 2014, with a couple of signature pieces and club-inspired one-offs and she showed her first full collection "Big Babies" during this this season’s NYFW. Read More
Donald Trump now has a beautiful shrine in his honor composed completely out of what he and his political philosophies are made of–dicks. This mosaic photo that represents the likeness of the Donald employs 500 shades of dick, and was uploaded to Reddit four days ago. Reddit users started tweeting at Trump in an attempt to get him to retweet the mosaic.   Hey @realDonaldTrump Big fan. Saw this awesome mosaic of you and thought you'd like to print it out for your office pic.twitter. Read More
Melissa McCarthy is pioneering a body-positivity revolution. She’s not only changing the game in Hollywood as a non-stereotypical leading lady, but also with her latest passion project—a clothing line called Seven7 that aims to improve plus-size women’s fashion. As a kid, the actress used to cut out images from magazines as inspiration for her own designs. “I’ve been every size on the planet,” McCarthy told Women’s Wear Daily. “I have experience dressing me as a 6, a 12, and more. Read More
Finally!  In a commercial that’s currently got more than one million views on YouTube, a special edition Moschino Barbie ad features a young boy playing with the “fierce!” doll.   Fashion designer Jeremy Scott came up with the design for the ad, and the young fauxhawked boy in the commercial was based on him. Scott told CBS in an email statement, “When I dreamed up the concept for the Moschino Barbie fauxmercial, I felt it was natural to have a little boy representing for all the little boys like myself who played with Barbies growing up. Read More
“the thing about writing is / i can’t tell if it’s healing / or destroying me,” Rupi Kaur writes in her debut book of poetry, Milk and Honey. It’s a complete poem in its own - one of many micro-poems in the book, shorter than tweets but packed with power. Read More
As a feminist from the South, Jack Off Jill will always occupy a special corner of my heart. Technically, the band broke-up fifteen years ago, a rather tumultuous ordeal at the time. So imagine my surprise when I was handed a slim, pink copy of After Grrrl last week – the first issue of Jack Off Jill’s rebooted fan zine, last seen circa 2002.  Back in April, a certain reputable feminist site (*cough* okay, it was Bust. Read More
  Ready or not, here we go!    1. The Pitt added to Angelina Jolie’s name      ICYMI: The writer, director and star of By The Sea is none other than Angelina Jolie Pitt. For this film that she co-stars in with Brad, she has added on the Pitt to her name.    2. Picturesque shots of a remote town that is, you guessed it, by the sea   Throughout the film, one of the highlights has to be the sheer beauty of the setting. Read More