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arts + culture | Why Mean Girls will always be relevant...

That’s right, Mean Girls. Since 2004, this blockbuster comedy has won over the hearts of millions with its heart-warming story about trying to fit in and an endless supply of quotable one liners. 629 more words

Friday Favorite: GLOW (Netflix and Run)

Glow is my latest Netflix and Run binge that I am sad to be done with. It is a re-imagination of the 80s show that I also loved. 390 more words

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Internet Things I've Been Reading and Thinking About This Week

These are the articles that caught my attention this week:

Real Men Might Get Made Fun Of (NYT)

This short, thoughtful piece from Lindy West, who appears to have a new weekly column with the NYT (I’m here for it!) asks straight (white) dudes: “Do you ever stick up for women?” It’s a gentle prodding, but it’s an effective one: 224 more words

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”Doctor Strange”: Average Film With Lost Potential (Spoilers from start to finish)

”Doctor Strange” (2016) is a superhero film that is one of the latest additions to the Marvel Cinematic Universe, followed by this year’s ”Guardians of the Galaxy vol 2” and ”Spiderman: Homecoming” (both of which I have yet to see). 1,506 more words

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Podcast recommendations #7: This Week I’ve Been Listening To…

Welcome to my weekly round-up of podcast recommendations! Again, all the interviewees are women (this was accidental – I swear!) and there’s a strong feminist theme so if you’re looking for some feminist podcast recommendations, step right up! 629 more words

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A judge granted Madonna's request to block the sale of a love letter Tupac sent her from prison

🎶 Life is a mystery, everyone must stand alone. 🎵

 🎹 Madonna read her name. 🗞️

🎸 And it felt like…someone stole from her homes.  200 more words

A Badger's Idea

I have mentioned before that I like to do written roleplay and in particular Harry Potter roleplay. I was a member of a site for a many years that I eventually was a mod on before it was shut down and I have been in and out sites since even running my own for a while. 567 more words

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