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.”

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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

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It’s International Day Of The Girl. Little Eunice Has Something To Say, And We All Need To Listen

It’s International Day Of The Girl. Little Eunice Has Something To Say, And We All Need To Listen

October 11, 2014 by

On the occasion of International Day of the Girl, Eunice, a 5th grader at the Kibera School for Girls in Kenya, reminds us to “DREAM,” and makes the point better than anybody could. ... [Read More]

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Poisoning Death Of Her Dog Inspires Animal Lover To Create Fresh, Safe Pet Food Brand

October 10, 2014 by

Karen Scoggins devoted 25 years to building a successful career in science, engineering, and research & development. While she loved the work she was doing, her true passion was outside of the office and walked on four legs. In 2007, the devoted animal lover's life took an unexpected detour when her healthy yellow lab Hunter suddenly ... [Read More]

How One Survivor Overcame The Scars Of Dating Violence

October 10, 2014 by

Tomorrow is International Day of the Girl, a global initiative to promote girls' rights, highlight gender inequality between girls and boys, and shine a light on the different forms of discrimination and abuse suffered by girls around the world. In line with this year's theme, Empowering Adolescent Girls: Ending the Cycle of Violence, WYSK ... [Read More]

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Fix-It Friday: How To Take The Stink Out Of Appliances

So you open your washing machine or dishwasher, and PHEW, you’re hit in the face with a musty, foul stench. Now how are you to use an appliance that’s supposed to clean things when it smells so dirty? To make matters worse, the odor is starting to permeate the room, and the "clean" towels smell mildewed, fresh out of a wash cycle! ... [Read More]

New IKEA Mirror Bestows Compliments In Effort To Elevate Self-Esteem

New IKEA Mirror Bestows Compliments In Effort To Elevate Self-Esteem

October 9, 2014 by

IKEA, the ready-to-assemble furniture company, is jumping on the self-esteem marketing bandwagon with its latest introduction (ummm stunt), the Motivational Mirror, an interactive mirror that “bestows personalised compliments on and positive reinforcement” to its customers. We expect these types of ... [Read More]

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Inkspiration App Helps Breast Cancer Survivors Select Tattoos To Cover Scars

October 9, 2014 by

Most breast cancer survivors are faced with one of two decisions after a mastectomy… reconstruction or not. But, there is a third option: ink. Inspired by his sister-in-law Molly, Noel Franus created P.ink “personal ink,” a non-profit organization that connects women to tattoo artists who have scar ... [Read More]

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Incredible And Monstrous Transformations With Face Paint

October 8, 2014 by

If you're looking for an amazing Halloween disguise and aren’t interested in being a sexy hamburger (yes for real), check out these incredible face paintings by Lara Hawker for some inspiration. Lara, 19, is a self taught make-up artist based in Auckland, New Zealand. She started face painting at 14 and ... [Read More]

Equal Payback Project: Sarah Silverman Goes To Drastic Measures To Close Her Gap (NSFW)

Equal Payback Project: Sarah Silverman Goes To Drastic Measures To Close Her Gap (NSFW)

October 8, 2014 by

This hilarious video, released today and created by NY based ad agency Droga5 in partnership with writer, comedian, and vagina owner Sarah Silverman, kicks off the official launch of the Equal Payback Project, a crowdfunding campaign focused on "Paying women back the money they lose just for having a vagina." ... [Read More]