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Edna St. Vincent Millay: I, Being born a Woman and Distressed (Sonnet XLI)

I, being born a woman and distressed
By all the needs and notions of my kind,
Am urged by your propinquity to find
Your person fair, and feel a certain zest… 124 more words

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Video: Farrah Fawcett on Stiletto Power

In this animation of a 1994 interview, Farrah Fawcett tells a great story about how she dealt with an attempted robbery in New York City: “I’ve got  stiletto heels aimed for his face.”

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Video: Hipsters Love Coffee

A lot of people think that being a barista in a coffee shop is easy. Well, it’s not. A lot of people come in with really strange requests.

Health And Nutrition

Video: "Careful What You Ask For" by Jack McCarthy

Jack McCarthy (1939 – 2013) was an American writer and slam poet whose book, Say Goodnight, Grace Notes, was released in 2003 by EM Press. 181 more words

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Video: Guerrilla Girls -- Not Ready To Make Nice

BILLIONAIRES HIJACK THE ART WORLD, GUERRILLA GIRLS HIJACK BILLIONAIRES

Guerrilla Girls: “We’re feminist masked avengers in the tradition of anonymous do-gooders like Robin Hood, Wonder Woman and Batman. 45 more words

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Arlene Weiner: Indecision 2016

Bernie’s an idealist—I am too.
I’m another liberal New York Jew.
I won’t blame him for the worst Bernie Bros
And I won’t blame Clinton for her work at Rose. 95 more words

Poetry

Video: Sonny Terry and Brownie McGhee - Hootin' the blues

Saunders Terrell (1911 – 1986),  known as Sonny Terry, was a blind American Piedmont blues musician. He was widely known for his energetic blues harmonica style, which frequently included vocal whoops and hollers, and imitations of trains and fox hunts. 67 more words

Music