1. Girl Groups are BACK, Bringing Girl Power to 2014


    Being a millennial, I was raised on girl power. From Spice Girls to Destiny’s child, there was a veritable smorgasbord of groups of five or less women who’d sing, dance and preach girl power — all in some sort of pleather or cow-print ensemble. 


    However, as I grew out of my childhood years, girl groups started going extinct, I honoestly could not name you a single girl gro… Read More

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  2. Movie Review: Magic in the Moonlight


    Even before the harrowing details of his daughter’s sexual-abuse allegations against him were published in The New York Times last February, Woody Allen’s work was getting tough to take. His annual offerings more often than not obsessively orbit around not-quite-appropriate relationships between fresh young ingénues and much older men. Infidelity runs riot through his narratives, a… Read More

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  3. Movie Review: Happy Christmas


    Drinking Buddies director Joe Swanberg zooms in on the lives of lost and confused 20-somethings in his latest slice-of-life drama. Anna Kendrick stars as Jenny, a gal who moves to Chicago after a breakup to live with her film-director brother Jeff (Swanberg), his novelist-turned-stay-at-home-mom wife Kelly (Melanie Lynskey), and their adorable two-year-old son Jude (played by Swanberg’s real-life son). Together with… Read More

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  4. Women Don’t Owe Sex to Anyone. Ever.


    According to BuzzFeed, a woman posted on the /r/relationships subreddit with some concerning news about her marriage. While on her way to the airport for a business trip, the woman’s husband emailed her a spreadsheet that detailed their sexual activity since early June. For the past month and a half, the husband was recording the response his wife would give when he asked for sex; i… Read More

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  5. FREE Tegan and Sara Concert Tomorrow!


    Thanks to the wonderful people at Fresh 102.7, Tegan and Sara will be at Long Island on Saturday, July 26th to perform at the annual “Fresh in the Park” concert. 


    Fresh has a legacy of bringing big music acts to the biggest little island in the contiguous 48 US states, having already hosted big names like: Sara Bareilles, Plain White T’s, and A Great Big World.


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  6. David Lynch is Now Designing Women’s Work Out Gear


    Just a short time after we got wind that David Lynch had designed Kenzo’s eerie most recent A/W show, we find out he’s at it again. Love of my life and artist extraordinaire David Lynch is collaborating with the fashion world again, this time, in pursuit of making the ultimate women’s work out wear. Lynch and the luxury US brand… Read More

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  7. 8 Badass Ladies of the Animal World


    Lady-power, as it turns out, isn’t just limited to humans. Many people think of the animal world as more traditionally gendered, but badass females actually transcend species. Here is just a taste of the awesomeness:


    1. Lady-bonobos 

    Female bonobos are sexually liberated.  Bonobo societies are matriarchies, with females living at the top of their group’s social pyrami… Read More

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  8. Women Don’t Owe Sex to Anyone. Ever.


    According to BuzzFeed, a woman posted on the /r/relationships subreddit with some concerning news about her marriage. While on her way to the airport for a business trip, the woman’s husband emailed her a spreadsheet that detailed their sexual activity since early June. For the past month and a half, the husband was recording the response his wife would give when he asked for sex; if she responded… Read More

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  9. Cards Against Harassment: Combat Cat-Callers with these Print-Outs

     


    I love New York. I’ve lived here my whole life, and wouldn’t trade a minute of it for anything.  That being said, there’s a lot about growing up in a big city, especially for a young woman, that’s not so great. I’m thinking particularly of street harassment—it’s something that I, along with countless others around the world, have had to deal wit… Read More

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  10. Free Song: Secular Love (Strange Majik Remix)


    The Casket Girls, a three-piece from Georgia, is one of the very few bands with a creation story as dreamlike as its music. With a sound that’s equal parts soulful and grungy, dreamy and haunting, the Casket Girls really hold their own in the realm of what their record label accurately dubs “eerie-pop.” They aren’t the first thing that comes to mind when you think of a summer sou… Read More

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