Courtney Church Discovers The Formula For Nerd-Chic With Periodically Inspired Brand

Her rad apparel and servingware collection features clever words and phrases formed by using the one and two-letter abbreviations of the elements’ names on The Periodic Table.

Brainy Chick

FCKH8’s “F-Bomb Princess” Video Isn’t Offensive… It’s Exploitative

“This video was scripted and slickly produced by a t-shirt company that evidently has no qualms about exploiting girls who are too young to understand the implications of the script they’re bringing to life.”

F-Bomb Feminism

Madonna’s “Like A Virgin” Is Reborn Thanks To Italy’s Singing Nun Sister Cristina Scuccia

“We turned the track the from pop-dance that it was, into a romantic ballad.”

Madonna’s “Like A Virgin” Is Reborn Thanks To Italy’s Singing Nun Sister Cristina Scuccia

Lord Of The Rings: British Designer Creates Literary Jewels From Pages Of Used Books

This handmade, bespoke jewelry collection captures the beauty of books in a truly extraordinary way.

Jayne Eyre-ring

Halle Becker

Fix-it Friday with Norma Vally


Breastgate: 8 Images Anyone Can See On Facebook… But The 1 They Won’t Let Us Post

September 10, 2014 by

Yesterday, we ran an inspired story about photographer Laura Dodsworth’s art and social project, Bare Reality, which showcases 100 un-airbrushed photographs of women’s breasts and explores how the participants feel about their breasts. As with all of our stories, we posted this piece to our Facebook page, ... [Read More]

Krystal Cantu May Have Lost Her Arm, But That Hasn’t Stopped Her From Kicking Butt In CrossFit

Krystal Cantu May Have Lost Her Arm, But That Hasn’t Stopped Her From Kicking Butt In CrossFit

September 10, 2014 by

Krystal Cantu, of San Antonio, TX, was training for her first ever CrossFit competition when she and her boyfriend were in a car accident that resulted in Krystal having her right arm amputated. Competitive all her life, she couldn’t imagine giving up her passion of CrossFit, a notoriously ... [Read More]

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Disconcerting Beauty: Photographer Creates ALIENATION With Creepy Upside Down Portrait Series

September 9, 2014 by

"If you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change." - Wayne Dyer Working from this concept, Cape Town based photographer Anelia Loubser shot a series of rather unusual portraits using creative tactics intended to challenge the viewer to refocus and see something totally unexpected. ... [Read More]


10 Things You Should Know About Lymphedema & Lymphatic Diseases

September 9, 2014 by

Most Americans have never heard of Lymphedema. The crazy thing is… 10 million Americans have it and don’t know what it’s called, who to talk too, or how to get treatment. This is a life-altering and life-threatening disease that you or someone you care about may have. It’s time to know.  So, here are 10 Things You Should Know ... [Read More]


Bare Reality: 100 Women And Their Breasts

September 9, 2014 by

Created by photographer Laura Dodsworth, Bare Reality is an art and social project exploring how women feel about their breasts. In it, 100 women bare all, bravely sharing un-airbrushed photographs of their breasts alongside personal stories about their breasts and their lives. Women You Should Know connected with Laura to learn more… ... [Read More]

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2014 Limited Edition 3rd Anniversary Women You Should Know Tee

September 9, 2014 by

On September 7, 2011, an editorial site was launched with an important mission… to tell the untold stories of relatable, everyday women across the country and globe who have outperformed, innovated, discovered, defied and soared. We called it Women You Should Know as our focus is on women who deserve recognition and news headlines, but ... [Read More]

500 Years of Female Portraits in Western Art In 3 Minutes

500 Years of Female Portraits In 3 Minutes

September 8, 2014 by

We are completely blown away by this mesmerizing 3-minute video journey through 500 years of female portraits. By carefully weaving 90 classic western paintings together, creator Philip Scott Johnson shows us the evolution of art, and the changing concept of beauty. It's just amazing! See this list for all the paintings used in the video. ... [Read More]


Along Came A Black Widow Spider… But Our Little Miss Muffet Was Not Frightened Away

September 8, 2014 by

In her very limited spare time, WYSK’s Western US Contributor loves to tend to her bountiful garden and lush yard. Readying herself to dig in the dirt this past weekend, she opened her tool shed and was stopped in her treaded tracks by one of the most feared females on eight legs. She was face to face with a black widow spider, ... [Read More]