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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]

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Anna Runs America… 28 Year Old Covering 3,200 Miles For U.S. Veterans

July 24, 2014 by

On March 22nd, while other people were going for their morning jogs, Anna Judd was heading out from Venice Pier in Venice, CA on a 3,200 mile run across America. Powered by nothing but her own two legs, iron clad will, and compassion, the 28 year old artist is running not for herself, but for U.S. veterans. ... [Read More]

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A Shot Of WYSKy With Pioneering Aviatrix Amelia Earhart… Her Timeless Advice To Women

July 24, 2014 by

Though Amelia Earhart’s July 1937 disappearance over the Pacific remains shrouded in mystery, her courage, vision, and groundbreaking achievements in aviation and for women are known around the world. Today, on what would have been her 117th birthday, we’re celebrating everything the pioneering aviatrix ... [Read More]

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JCPenney Shows Body Diversity With Mannequins Inspired By “Real People”

July 24, 2014 by

Last year a Swedish department store made the bold move to showcase “fuller-figured” mannequins in their store. The company’s commitment to greater body representation was extremely well received, and images of the mannequins were viewed all over the world. Thanks to those efforts, we are slowly beginning to see ... [Read More]

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At 108, Our Nation’s Oldest Woman Veteran Makes Dream Fulfilling Honor Flight

July 23, 2014 by

Meet Lucy Coffey! At 108 years old she is our nation's oldest woman veteran, having served at the rank of sergeant in the procurement office of the Women's Army Auxiliary Corps during World War II. Lucy was working at a local A&P supermarket when she decided to enlist in 1943, and subsequently landed in Japan. ... [Read More]

If Men Were Women [VIDEO]

If Men Were Women [VIDEO]

July 23, 2014 by

What if men were women? That's what this latest, comedic BuzzFeedVideo aims to show by flipping the female/male roles in a range of typical (one could argue stereotypical) every day scenarios from looking at magazine covers and picking what to watch on Netflix, to getting "cat called" on the street. In one scene, a woman says to a male stand-up comedian who has just finished his set, "You're so funny. I ... [Read More]

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These Images Have Women Fading Into The Background

July 23, 2014 by

Trina Merry, a New York body-painting artist, has created these surreal images by painting nearly nude models to seamlessly blend into the backgrounds of New York City landmarks, including Coney Island, The Freedom Tower, Brooklyn Bridge and Central Park. The California native, with a B.A. in film, worked in art departments in Hollywood on films and television before finding her current medium of ... [Read More]