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Why I don't like Myself, part 1

So, a friend of mine asked me this the other day….

Because non-depressed people, usually can’t fathom, why others who ARE depressed, hate themselves. 

Or maybe it’s just me? 841 more words


On Life, Death and Facebook

By Kelsey Farrell

Here’s a fun fact: when you die, your Facebook still lives on.

It doesn’t ascend into the Heavens, free from the pain of Candy Crush notifications, before turning into a gif of a dove. 537 more words


The Rise of the Smart Girl

Over the past few years I’ve become increasingly aware of a positive shift in how women are perceived within pop culture, on social networking and within society as a whole. 841 more words

International Development

Best Tech Events This Week: Smart Girls, Amazon AWS Summit, Raincheck Party, Women 2.0 and More

This is a guest post from Gary Sharma (aka “The Guy with the Red Tie”), founder and CEO of GarysGuide and proud owner of a whole bunch of black suits, white shirts and, at last count, over 40 red ties. 1,249 more words

The beauty myth... Lunacy over loveliness.

There’s been a bit of a fuss in the media lately about telling young girls that they’re beautiful.

The assumption seems to be that little ladies aren’t smart enough to believe more than one thing at a time. 347 more words

Ode to Periods, or How Women's Blood is Holy

From Amy Poehler’s Smart Girls Facebook feed–a must for everyone–, slam poet Dominique Christina takes a “dummy” on Twitter to task for dumping his girl friend because her period started while they were having sex. 67 more words