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The Feminism of That Girl and Marlo Thomas: A Brief History Lesson

Growing up I spent my weekends at home with my mother who would reminisce the days of her childhood by marathoning episodes of the 1960s TV show,  2,073 more words


The New Normal

These days, women aren’t necessarily living at home until they get married. We’re going out, finding careers, getting our lives together to the point where a husband is just a partner – not a saviour. 300 more words

Classic TV

That Girl

When I was a middle teen, one of my favourite things to do on a quiet Saturday winter afternoon was watch Doris Day movies and catch reruns of Marlo Thomas in That Girl… 445 more words

post-punk gems v. 65 -- The Judy's

Wow. How did I miss The Judy’s the first time around? With their minimalist sound, nasal-and-earnest vocals with irony-laced topical texts, these guys are right in the wheelhouse of my musical sublime — and they hailed from Pearland, Texas, of all places (which is not the Austin region of Texas). 119 more words

Popular Music History

Marco Spoon Visits St. Jude Children's Research Hospital (Video)

Join Majic 102.1 and St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital to help end childhood cancer and childhood diseases. Our radiothon is Thursday from 5am-7pm. Become a partner in hope by pledging just $20 a month to help kids at St. 85 more words

Entertainment News

Woman #3 Women’s History Month: Marlo Thomas as Ann Marie in That Girl!

In honor of Women’s History Month I’m saying, “Thank you!”. to some women who inspired me.

When I was just a kid I loved watching That Girl! 450 more words


To Do This Saturday: Watch Rosie O'Donnell's HBO Doc on Heart Disease

If you’re a powerful woman—or a man who loves powerful women—then the place to be on Wednesday afternoon was Michael’s, where Rosie O’Donnell headlined a jaw-dropping who’s who of bold, brassy ladies, all gathered in support of raising awareness of The Women’s Heart Alliance. 711 more words