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July 29th Was A Good Day For Trailblazing Women To Be Born

July 29, 2014 by

Meet Diana, Mary, Nancy and Elizabeth... four women who all share the same birthday and the same pioneering spirit. ... [Read More]

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All-Gender Signs Coming To A Restroom Near You

July 29, 2014 by

There’s a new trend taking hold on campuses nationwide. Just this past week, Northwestern University announced the addition of two new gender-neutral or “all-gender” restrooms to their campus, coming this fall. The school is the latest to join many other institutions, including Illinois State University, University of Massachusetts, Barnard and UC Davis, in advocating for ... [Read More]

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Buy A ManServant, Feel Like A Queen: New Service Lets Women Hire Men To Pamper Them

July 29, 2014 by

Prediction: the streets of San Francisco will be flowing with vomit on September 1st as truly empowered females collectively upchuck when a new service goes live that allows women to temporarily enslave men, actual human beings, to be their beck-and-call boys for a cost of $80/hr to $300/day. Shamelessly called ManServants and ... [Read More]

Changing The World, One Sandwich At A Time

July 28, 2014 by

Erin Dinan wanted to change the world, but wasn’t sure what she, as one person, could possibly do to make a difference. It was a simple sandwich and a chance encounter with a homeless man that gave her the clarity and inspiration she needed, and her nonprofit, One Sandwich at a Time was born. The mission of the organization is to “create a global understanding and empathy for the homeless population by ... [Read More]

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Leatherdos… The MacGyver-esque Hair Clip That Doubles As A Wrench, A Screwdriver And So Much More

July 28, 2014 by

Remember how MacGyver was always able to get himself out of a life or death jam using random, ordinary items like duct tape, a paperclip, and a stick of chewing gum? Well, we’re pretty sure TV’s most resourceful secret agent (1985 - 1992) would trade his trusty Swiss Army Knife ... [Read More]

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Get Your “Fix” From Norma Vally… Ask A DIY Question. The Toolbelt Diva Will Answer.

July 25, 2014 by

Jean B was confused by countertops. Anna L had a bum electrical outlet. Sharon needed less pop on her glossy pink staircase. Laurel said, "No more!" to her popcorn ceiling. Nina wanted to clean her oven without nasty chemicals. AJ was grossed out by showerhead buildup. V White was looking to get creative with accent tiles. ... [Read More]

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Fifty Shades Of Grey… As A Feminist Fantasy

July 25, 2014 by

By Tatsuya Ishida from June 21, 2012 ... [Read More]

Mary Poppins Quits Over Minimum Wage Pay [VIDEO]

Mary Poppins Quits Over Minimum Wage Pay [VIDEO]

July 24, 2014 by

Actor Kristen Bell channels her inner Mary Poppins in this hilarious new video for Funny or Die. She sings, dances, performs magical feats, and keeps a smile on her face while raising a banker’s kids, for minimum wage pay. Today marks five years since the last time Congress raised the federal minimum wage from $6.55 to $7.25 an hour. ... [Read More]