Category Archives: Feminism

On A Scale Of One To Rapunzel

I am going to make a radical statement. Sit down, lie down, buckle up and check your emergency exits. Here goes… are you ready? People have hair. It’s a revolutionary concept. Next I’ll be telling you that rain is wet

On A Scale Of One To Rapunzel

I am going to make a radical statement. Sit down, lie down, buckle up and check your emergency exits. Here goes… are you ready? People have hair. It’s a revolutionary concept. Next I’ll be telling you that rain is wet

“Other Girls”

I guarantee that if you’ve watched a TV show or movie, read a book, listened to a pop song or basically left your room in the past twenty years, you’ve probably encountered some sort of romance narrative. It’s even more

“Other Girls”

I guarantee that if you’ve watched a TV show or movie, read a book, listened to a pop song or basically left your room in the past twenty years, you’ve probably encountered some sort of romance narrative. It’s even more

She (Really) Is All That – How Social Insecurities May Keep Us from True Love

Dustin Hoffman is a dude who realized, at some point in his life, that he missed out on a hell of a lot of interesting women simply because they weren’t conventionally beautiful. He spoke of this revelation eloquently in an

She (Really) Is All That – How Social Insecurities May Keep Us from True Love

Dustin Hoffman is a dude who realized, at some point in his life, that he missed out on a hell of a lot of interesting women simply because they weren’t conventionally beautiful. He spoke of this revelation eloquently in an

Grimes, Cuteness, and Selfie Culture

Last fall, inconnu had Crush Week around the same time I saw Grimes perform in our mutual hometown, Vancouver. It was an exceptional performance, with Elite Gymnastics (also from Vancouver) opening. Because she was performing at the renowned Commodore Ballroom,

Grimes, Cuteness, and Selfie Culture

Last fall, inconnu had Crush Week around the same time I saw Grimes perform in our mutual hometown, Vancouver. It was an exceptional performance, with Elite Gymnastics (also from Vancouver) opening. Because she was performing at the renowned Commodore Ballroom,

Underestimating the Nice Girl

There’s this girl I’ve been friends with on Facebook for a while now. We went to high school together. She studies nursing, now, and she’s still dating her high school sweetheart. She genuinely enjoys running, and I’m pretty sure Katherine

Underestimating the Nice Girl

There’s this girl I’ve been friends with on Facebook for a while now. We went to high school together. She studies nursing, now, and she’s still dating her high school sweetheart. She genuinely enjoys running, and I’m pretty sure Katherine

Clothed Sex: Wise Words from Audrey Hepburn

Scandal is that sweet-and-sour taste that you love to keep on your tongue no matter how burning an affect it may have, and a little-known blog called The Hairpin is religiously dedicated to just that.  Chronicling the various sotto-voce whispers

Clothed Sex: Wise Words from Audrey Hepburn

Scandal is that sweet-and-sour taste that you love to keep on your tongue no matter how burning an affect it may have, and a little-known blog called The Hairpin is religiously dedicated to just that.  Chronicling the various sotto-voce whispers

The Gwyneth Paltrow Problem

Watching the final scene of Iron Man 3 was kind of like a dream. Gwyneth Paltrow was running around in a sports bra and yoga pants doing intense fight scenes while Robert Downey, Jr. laid on his back on the

The Gwyneth Paltrow Problem

Watching the final scene of Iron Man 3 was kind of like a dream. Gwyneth Paltrow was running around in a sports bra and yoga pants doing intense fight scenes while Robert Downey, Jr. laid on his back on the