1. Ruth Bader Ginsburg Is The New Republic’s American Hero


    The New Republic ran an interview yesterday with the Notorious R.B.G—a nickname Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg herself approves, as reporter Jeffrey Rosen found out during an exchange about her, ehem, notoriety in popular culture. 


    Of course, Ginsburg is one of the most powerful people in the country, a fact which is not lost as she answers questio… Read More

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  2. Miranda July and Lena Dunham to Talk For You


    You too can wax your ears with greatness, as tickets are now on sale for BAM’s evening of conversation with Miranda July and Lena Dunham. The event will take place Wednesday, Jan. 28 at the BAM Howard Gilman Opera House in Brooklyn. Tickets start at $35. For those of you in southern California, a similar event is coming up in Pasadena on Oct. 15.


    July is a writer,… Read More

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  3. Jessica Williams is Your “Fairy Blackmother”


    You might not be recording Lifetime’s new reality makeover show, Girlfriend Intervention. And that’s okay. What you should watch, though, is the hilarious parody below.



    The tagline for the original show is pretty self-explanatory: “Inside every w… Read More

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  4. Album Review: Pieta Brown - Paradise Outlaw


    Iowa City’s Pieta Brown doesn’t just play rooms. She fills each space with stories and makes it her own. The singer-songwriter and musician proved her ability to take over a studio in a short period of time and turn out extraordinary music in her Daytrotter session in 2008, a remarkable collection of songs. Brown’s new record, Paradis… Read More

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  5. SEXY BEAST: An Inside Look at the Planned Parenthood Benefit

     

     
    On Saturday, Sept. 20, The Theater at The Ace Hotel in downtown Los Angeles held an art gala with proceeds benefiting Planned Parenthood. Radiating a poetic elegance from every angle, the venue reiterated the contextual nature of the beast, the SEXY BEAST, that is; an antiquity built with a solid foundation—restored in the name of modern progression. Oh, the metaphors!


    SEXY BEAST… Read More

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  6. Get Inspired as MAKERS: Women In Comedy Airs Tomorrow


    Get ready, as AOL MAKERS’ Fall Documentary Series premieres tomorrow, Sept. 30, on PBS! MAKERS.com, if you haven’t already heard of them, is the largest collections of videos that share women’s stories. You can hear Oprah, Alicia Keys, Ellen DeGeneres, Zooey Deschanel, Hillary Clinton, and other women from countless industries inspire and free you from the weird sel… Read More

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  7. Time to Karaoke To Stevie Nicks’ New Lyric Video


    This summer, Stevie Nicks announced that she would be releasing a solo LP ‘24 Karat Gold – Songs from the Vault’ and boy were we excited. The LP is composed of songs that Nicks’ wrote between 1969 and 1987, and was inspired after finding original bootlegs on YouTube. 


    “Each song is a lifetime. Each song has a soul. Each song has a purp… Read More

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  8. Sneak Peek of our latest and greatest!! #LizzyCaplan and so much more! On newsstands next Tuesday 😍😘⭐️#subscribetoBust #print #magazines

     


  9. California Finally Bans Forced Sterilization of Female Inmates


    California has officially banned the forced sterilization of female inmates, following the signing of SB 1135, Gov. Jerry Brown announced on Thursday. The law will take effect on Jan. 1, a fact which invokes shock that forced sterilization wasn’t already prohibited, and that prisoners will technically have to wait three months for the guarantee of basic reproductive freedoms. 


    The le… Read More

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  10. Sex Ed with Molly Shannon


    I went to a public high school in California, where my freshman year sex ed course emphasized abstinence. I remember pretty clearly that a woman came in to warn us that even masturbating too much would make it difficult to fall in love. I think they were expecting it to go like this. 


    Luckily, I have awesome parents, and by that time I had seen Never Been Kissed enough times to know how se… Read More

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