Prepare to be amused! This is the debut video from Sh*t Girls Say, an insanely popular Twitter account run by two, 20-something Toronto comedians that pokes fun at the inane phrases women supposedly use all the time. The funny men just breathed visual life into their Twitter chronicle with this viral video featuring actress Juliette Lewis. It has already had over 3.5 million views since going live December ... [Read More]
She invented entertaining, educational television for kids. She created an innovative, American media institution four decades ago that continues to positively impact millions of children all over the world today. She changed the public perception of public television and introduced record-setting audiences to it. She told us "how to get, how to get to Sesame Street".
Her name is Joan Ganz Cooney and ... [Read More]
Last week, we had the great pleasure of meeting TNT Maddox, the newest member of the world famous Harlem Globetrotters. SHE is also the first female Globetrotter in almost 20 years and just the ninth woman to ever don the legendary team's signature red, white and blue basketball uniforms. So, with hoops playing women on our minds, we want to tell you about a new film that is getting rave reviews. THE MIGHTY ... [Read More]
Janie Bryant turned a lifelong obsession into the most incredible career. It all started in Cleveland, Tennessee where as a girl Janie was fixated on designing clothes for her Barbies and dolls and playing dress-up. As a young adult, Janie became an avid movie fan. Watching the vibrant colors, intricate patterns, and memorable costumes of classic films like The Sound of Music, Guys and Dolls, Gone with the ... [Read More]
After a long day at work, cleaning up after dinner, then tossing out the trash, we venture to the sofa, plop down in front of the TV and turn on our laptops.
It's time to search... for the great handbag we saw a woman carrying as we passed her on the street, for a recipe we've wanted to try out, or to find a review on the latest tech device we are told we can't live without. But there's so much to look ... [Read More]
Julianne Moore, Samuel L. Jackson, John C. Reilly, Brooke Shields, Billy Crudup, Ana Gasteyer and LaTanya Richardson all took center stage in NYC this past Monday evening. It wasn't for a glitzy movie premiere or for opening night of the hottest new Broadway play. These Hollywood greats came together to lend their individual time and talents to read children's books as part of an extraordinary fundraiser - ... [Read More]
Here at Women You Should Know, we LOVE the movies. There is no better way to spend a fall day than to be sitting in a dark theater, watching a fantastic film with popcorn in one hand and a box of chocolate in the other.
One of the things we appreciate most about this time of year, aside from the cool air and changing leaves, are the film festivals that pop up in almost every city around the country. ... [Read More]