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I’m black, but I’m uncomfortable around black people

Growing up in lily-white Wisconsin, people often told me, “You’re not black.” Eventually, I started to believe it

By:Danielle Small/ Salon

It happened. I failed the “black” test. 1,058 more words


The Changing Faces (and Genders) of Comic Books

Food for thought.  While I don’t agree with everything the article says, there are too many valid points here to be ignored- much as some would like to. 95 more words

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What To Do With Bad Reviews

Unpublished authors imagine that once they are published, life will be glorious. That’s because they haven’t thought much about bad reviews. Every author gets them, and sometimes they’re agonizing. 515 more words

Cammille Paglia Nails It.

I think Cammille Paglia is usually off in left field somewhere. Oh, she’s a smart lady. She went to college. She did well in life, and for that I give her credit. 502 more words


Camille Paglia: The Radical Libertarian

Reading through Camille Paglia’s criticisms of the culture, one cannot help but think that most other social critics of our generation either feed a confirmation bias or speak about things for which most of us have no interest.   3,899 more words


Camille Paglia

Camille Paglia takes on Jon Stewart, Trump, Sanders: “Liberals think of themselves as very open-minded, but that’s simply not true!”

In part one of our three-day conversation with Camille Paglia, the brilliant cultural critic talked Bill Cosby, Bill Clinton and the odd, persistent return of ’90s political correctness. 3,157 more words

For The Benefit Of Mankind


I’ve been hearing a lot lately about the term “vocal fry” (when your vocal chords rub together and cause a gravely noise when you speak) and how it causes young women to look unprofessional/forces every other demographic to hate us even more than they usually do. 295 more words