This week, we congratulate the President and the First Lady for celebrating 23 years of marriage and looking fly throughout their time together.
Greetings, unicorns, and Happy Friday. This week’s news updates are a little more entertainment-heavy at the end, but first let’s get to this week’s politics and other newsy items:
For this Friday leading into the Christmas holiday, we’ve got a mixed bag of news, but I’ll cap it all off with an amusing photo because that’s just the kind of news-giver I am.
So people have a bit of an issue with the word “smexy.” Read More The Platinum Pomegranate Awards 2012 (formerly: P-mag’s Smexiest People Alive)
You really should read this week’s dispatches. Why? They’ve got analysis of the sad double-standard of male and female movie stars in editorials, discussions of porn and some brainy literary discussion. But why should you really read this week’s dispatches? Because one of the articles has a delicious animated gif of Chris Hemsworth.
To say that women got things done on Tuesday is an understatement. The 2012 election has yielded more women than ever before in the Senate, and all signs point to the momentum continuing. Read More A Ladyguide to Three Newly Elected Female Senators
Kittens and poodles, mittens and doodles – rejoice. This is a news week that is looking on the bright side.
“Our unity must be complex. Our unity must be emancipatory.” ““ Angela Davis, Oakland’s General Strike, Nov 2.
“Listen, if your revolution doesn’t implicitly and explicitly include a rejection of misogyny and other intersectional marginalizations, then you’re not staging a revolution; you’re staging a change in management.” ““ Melissa McEwan Read More Occupy Wall Street: How About We Occupy Rape Culture?