Here’s what we read last week. What did you read?
Really, really good question: why does GQ’s Hottest Women List have separate categories for Indian and Asian ladies? That’s their classification system, not ours. Slate
Iris van Herpen is a fashion designer. Her latest collection was done using a 3D Printer. I think it’s worth knowing about her for many reasons: a) she’s a lady; b) she’s a lady who loves tech; c) she’s a lady who has created a collection that meditates on the idea of women, technology, art, and commercialism. Dazed Digital
Rebecca Solints writes a stirring and upsetting piece about the world-wide epidemic of rape. Guernica
High-fashion takes A LOT of time and effort by many craftspeople, many of whom happen to be women. Plus, it’s cool. This video details how couture gets made. Buzzfeed
RookieMag has a very good article on queer sex. RookieMag
HelloGiggles has a first person account of being polite and being touched inappropriately. It describes one of those instances that we are ALL too familiar with of a dude doing something creepy and in your head you’re going, “This isn’t right. I’m not comfortable with this. Please stop,” but what comes of your mouth is a jumble of social-niceties because you are a lady and ladies have it into their head that they have to be polite even if someone is being creepy. HelloGiggles
PCOS is getting a new name. Jezebel
Five lessons from Liz Lemon. Huffington Post
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