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My Self-Love Anthem

Every time I get into the car, I hear two songs repeatedly: Meghan Trainor’s “All About that Bass” and Mary Lambert’s “Secrets.” The first makes me absolutely furious, on the verge of punching my dashboard to stop the stupidity flowing from my radio, and the second fills me with happiness, turning up the volume and singing along as I cruise to the grocery store. 1,001 more words

Imagine there's no right track, baby

When I asked my mum and friends about what influential creativity meant to them, they all said something different; my mum said “Oh well, it’s advertising, isn’t it?” whereas my friend who’s a professional singer confidently said “It is Music!” 587 more words

Sore Thumb Thinking

Born This Way

My sister made this for me on my jeans vest the other day. Born this way!

Irene Pavlidi

Weird Al Wednesdays 9-10-14

Welcome wierdos, to another Weird Al Wednesday!  For today’s selection, we have the big single from his album Alpocalypse: Perform This Way.

I think it’s safe to assume that, even if you haven’t heard any of her music, you know of Lady Gaga and her strange attire.  328 more words

"Weird Al" Yankovic

It's a DVD, but she calls it a CD.

Every time.

Every single time.

“Now, please—don’t write in, saying that’s sexist; it’s not.”

Born this way? Thoughts on the gay gene for DIVA

In their August issue, DIVA magazine included a great article by Louise Carolin about recent questioning of the idea that being gay is ‘all in the genes’. 995 more words


Open Letter to Lady Gaga

Dear Lady Gaga,

The reason I write to you today is very simple.  I am an American Jew and a Zionist. I am also very active in blogging and in social media in providing whatever support I can for Israel and the Jewish people at a very difficult and scary time. 481 more words