BY Tess Duncan
on Mar 19, 2013
Tyler Oakley is a blogger, vlogger, and self-proclaimed “professional fangirl.” He loves Taco Bell, One Direction, Lady Gaga, and twerking (just to name a few.) His Tumblr is one of the only ones I follow because it is PURE GOLD. It mostly consists of hilarious gifs, videos, and photos, but also a ton of actually cool things like this inspiring video and this moving story. His Vlog is filled with LOL-able videos that he makes every so often. Read More
BY Intern Scarlet
on Oct 05, 2012
LA-based mortician Caitlin Doughty, best known for her quirky YouTube series, "Ask A Mortician," recently released a video telling morbid children, "It gets better."
For those not familiar with Doughty’s series "Ask A Mortician," get familiar. It’s awesome. Once a month Doughty answers fan’s questions about death and embalming with down-to-earth, matter-of-fact answers, and her own special brand of snarky humor and silly demonstrations. Read More
There are definitely some misconceptions when it comes to the idea of librarians, especially male ones, so the idea of a sexy librarian calendar totally tickles my fancy. The world might not know it, but there are a million different kinds of men working in libraries these days and the Men of the Stacks project is set up to show just that. They hope to change the stuffy connotation the media tends to perpetuate and showcase a sexier side to the men behind the stacks. Who are these guys exactly?
"We are, of course, professionals. Read More
BY Larissa Dzegar
on Oct 20, 2010
The popular YouTube internet campaign, "It Gets Better", was started in September of this year by columnist Dan Savage, as a way to send the message to young teenagers being bullied for their homosexuality that there is life beyond high school, and it does get better. In his own video message, he explained that he was raised in a "very Catholic" environment and was picked on for being "obviously gay". He wants today's teens to know, however, that life goes on, the world slowly changes, and he did overcome many of his struggles. Read More