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Tough Broads or... She Doesn't Need a Man

Feeling frustrated by the progress women have made in the United States?  Politics got you down?

  • Amazingly, in 2017, 104 women hold seats in Congress, making up just 19.4% of the 535 members.
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Happy 95th Birthday Helen Gurley Brown

Today is the 95th birthday of the woman who is quoted as saying “Good girls go to heaven, bad girls go everywhere.” Helen Gurley Brown… 394 more words


Today in history 2/9/2017


Today in history,  Lord Darnley, the second husband of Mary, Queen of Scots (see picture below), is murdered in his sick-bed in a house in Edinburgh when the house blows up in 1567. 109 more words

Today In History

Photoplay Jan.-Apr. 1933

  • Cover girls (l.-r., in order of appearance): Greta Garbo, Joan Bennett, Claudette Colbert (almost unrecognizable here if you ask me), and Norma Shearer.

Grand Hotel

Not to be confused with the much more recent Grand Budapest Hotel or Hotel Transylvania, this 1933 classic similarly enjoys an all-star cast. It follows an assortment of characters staying in the Grand Hotel, the most luxurious hotel in Berlin. 304 more words