We barely have words for this because we are laugh-cringing so hard. What do you get when you combine feminist theory with old 'Saved By the Bell' screenshots? Probably the most amazing thing we've seen in weeks. WEEKS PEOPLE. Maybe even the entirety of the new year. It is freaking incredible. Just look at these gems:
AND SO ...
Bless you, you retro television genius who created this. We are obsessed with you. Email us. We'll do ... Read More
on Jan 30, 2015
Happy Friday BUSTies! It was a fairly quiet week in our neck of the woods (with the exception of a possible snowpocalypse that turned out to be more of a mini-blizzard). Following last's weeks eleventh hour abortion restriction bill, we're actually a little glad to have a slightly slower news week. Any time period where women's rights aren't institutionally pared down goes on the good pile, in our books.
So what did happen that you may have missed? ... Read More
BY Marissa Dubecky
on Jan 28, 2015
In promising news for young girls and feminists (and, let's be honest, pretty much everybody else), major toy company Mattel ousted its chief executive officer this week, partly because its Barbie products just aren’t cutting it anymore.
For a doll that was inspired by a German sex toy, we’re not sure why it took over 50 years for society to realize Barbie sends children negative messages (i.e. directly encouraging them to aspire to the impossible ... Read More
BY Marissa Dubecky
on Jan 27, 2015
Yes, that is a shameless use of a cute kitty meant to reflect how snuggled up you are this very moment. Because ADULT SNOW DAY!
What's the best part of getting snowed in? Making a mug of something warm and curling up with a great (feminist) movie, of course. Here are our top 11 flick picks (based not just on quality but also on streaming convenience) for your next few days.
Ida Anna is a novice nun in Poland who travels home to visit her aunt, Wanda, prior ... Read More
BY Madison N Nunes
on Jan 23, 2015
Emma Watson has warmed our hearts and empowered our vaginas once again!
Some of you may recall the speech she delivered at the UN earlier in 2014. It was there that she announced her campaign HeforShe, a "solidarity movement for gender equality that brings together one half of humanity in support of the other half of humanity.”
Watson’s efforts have been doing just that: She was joined by UN leader Ban Ki-Moon who said, “HeForShe has ... Read More