Here is a copy of a school teacher’s contract back in 1923. Although we are still fighting for pay equality, you have to admit, we sure have come a long way since ’23. For you grammar hounds, isn’t the contract name supposed to be “Teacher’s Contract,” not “Teachers […]
Before and After Images: 21 Photoshop experts around the world change a plus-size woman’s photo into their vision of beauty
I found this rather intriguing. Marie Southard Ospina, who is a Fashion & Beauty Editor for the website Bustle, sent an image of herself to a Photoshop expert in twenty-one different countries. Marie considers herself to be a plus-sized woman, although in the image she provided, personally I […]
The other night, Nancy Grace (HLN) came on TV. I was half-listening as I was on the computer, then Janice Dickinson came on the show and drew my complete attention. Janice is one of the recent women to come out against Cosby. Janice Dickinson stumbled over her words, her sentences, was […]
In response to the criticism surrounding “Blurred Lines,” an Auckland University student group, the Law Revue Girls, created “Defined Lines.” The parody reverses the original video’s gender roles, and rather than beautiful sexy women catering to men’s desires, it features hunky men catering to attractive women.
Actually, in reality, Melissa Nelson, a dental assistant in Iowa for ten years, was fired by her boss and owner of the dental practice because he found himself being too attracted to her. This is different from being too attractive. It is normal to find someone to be […]
On Thursday, the House finally reauthorized the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) after waiting for around a year-and-a-half. Finally. The bill was originally passed in 1994 and has been re-approved twice since in 2000 and 2005. What is different about this time? Because three new specifics have been […]
The title says it all. Get some good rest, you’ve got a big job ahead of you in a few years. (OMG, I’m actually choking back some tears… seriously).
Sick. Absolutely sick. This whole bill has literally made my stomach turn and makes me feel like I want to throw up. New Mexico House Bill 206, introduced by state Rep. Cathrynn Brown (R), has this added section: B. Tampering with evidence shall include procuring or facilitating an […]
When the 113th Congress was sworn in last week, a new record was set. There were a total of 100 women between the House and Senate. The House of Representative brought forth 80 to join the 20 from the Senate. A record. Slowly the good ol’ white boy […]
Oklahoma City-based Hobby Lobby, and it’s sister company Mardel, Inc., will defy a federal law that requires employee health care plans to provide insurance coverage for types of contraception that the firm’s owners consider to be “abortion-causing drugs and devices,” an attorney for the company said Thursday. Hobby […]