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Record Machine: Top 5 Lindsey Buckingham Songs

After writing about Stevie Nicks and Christine McVie songs, I couldn’t very well leave out Lindsey Buckingham’s contributions to Fleetwood Mac. So let’s get to five of my favorite songs from the man himself. Admittedly, I’m not well-versed in his solo material, so this will be rather band-centric. Show More Summary

Recipe Roundup: All About Indulgence

This roundup is all about indulgence. This roundup has not been doing any January diets. In fact, this roundup is indulging is great chocolate and great recipes. What better way to kick things off than with Persephone Magazine’s very own Sara Habein who graced the world with her magnificent recipe for Deep Dish Brownies. Show More Summary

Dispatches from Ladyblogland

Lots of great reads in ladyblogland this week! I will never tire of Maria Callas. The New York Review of Books India’s new comic book hero fights rape and (awesomely) rides on the back of a tiger. NPR The key to living a long life is no men. Buzzfeed Best quote from the Pitchfork interview … Continue reading Dispatches from Ladyblogland

Weekly Anime Review

Feels, fanwank, and shifty business, oh my! Aldnoah Zero, Ep 15 It seems that Harklight is a good strategist. He created a plan to kill Inaho, but Slaine kind of changed his mind and killed Sazzbaum with it instead. Well, I guess he wanted both to get stuck in the volley, but Inko got there at the right moment to … Continue reading Weekly Anime Review

Ask UfYH: Excuses vs. Reasons

I get a lot of flack for one of the UfYH catchphrases: “Excuses are boring.” Which I totally get. People have said that it’s too aggressive, that it makes them feel pressured or shamed, that it takes too much of a hard-line approach. All of these are completely valid reactions, because people have had them, … Continue reading Ask UfYH: Excuses vs. Reasons

Is Lena Dunham Engaged?

At a Sundance event, Lena Dunham referred to Rachel Antonoff, the sister of her boyfriend Jack Antonoff, as her sister-in-law. She “kindly refused” to elaborate on the subject to reporters. She’s also been spotted wearing a suspicious ring. She’s said in the past that she and Jack don’t plan to marry until same-sex marriage is [...]

Buzzwords To Avoid During Your Next Job Interview

Your choice of words is hugely important when writing out a job application or attending an interview — are you impressing your potential employer with your vocabulary or just regurgitating the same spiel everyone else has used? Professional social network LinkedIn has just released its annual list of overused words and phrases for 2014, what it describes [...]

Get To Know The Women Of The #BlackLivesMatter Movement

Meet the women of the #BlackLivesMatter movement. [The Atlantic] Is casual, everyday sexism making women sick? [The Guardian] Islamaphobic bus ads in San Francisco have been “defaced” (I say improved upon) with images of Kamala Khan, otherwise known as Ms. Marvel, Marvel Comics’ Muslim superhero. [io9] Anita Sarkeesian is going to start a new web [...]

Duggars Wouldn’t Let Adult Midwife Daughter Be “Exposed” To Unmarried Pregnant Cousin

If there is anything we know about the Duggars, other than the fact that they are not so fond of the gays, it’s that they are way into giving birth. As members of the “Quiverfull Movement” they basically believe that women are supposed to spend their lives having as many babies as humanly possible, so [...]

My Teenage Self Is Far Too Invested In This Blink-182 Drama

Because I have all the maturity of a teenage boy, when news broke (insofar as news can “break” about a band far past its prime, anyways) yesterday that all was not well in the Blink-182 universe, I put my Vans on and strapped in for some quality Warped Tour gossip, and girl let me tell [...]

Just In: The Cast Of The All-Female “Ghostbusters” Movie Is So Perfect

Who ya gonna call? Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig, Kate McKinnon and Leslie Jones, it seems! These four hilarious women are your next Ghostbusters. Negotiations are ongoing, but The Hollywood Reporter says the cast is all but a lock for the Paul Feig-directed reboot of the popular ’80s movie franchise. Normally I’m wary of reboots, but [...]

Seven Must-Do Romantic Experiences for Lovers (SPONSORED)

Whether planning your destination wedding, honeymoon, or just looking for a place to rekindle things with that special someone, South Africa provides the perfect setting to celebrate your relationship. More » Seven Must-Do Romantic Experiences for Lovers (SPONSORED) is a post from TheGloss - Get the best women's beauty, make up, hairstyles tips. Show More Summary

Kendall Jenner Bares Her Nipples On The Chanel Runway

Kendall’s nipples made their first Chanel runway appearance today for Paris Fashion Week. Kendall (and her classily understated, barely-visible nips) flaunted Chanel’s spring/summer 2015 couture collection. This is hardly the first time she’s shown a little chest on the runway, but it’s the first time she’s done so for Chanel. See the full outfit after [...]

Virtual Reality Porn Now Exists; See You In A Few Months

OF COURSE virtual reality porn was invented before most people even had the opportunity to try virtual reality technology for anything else. That’s how technology works, right? Like, we use porn for beta testing anything and then refine it for the content that matters? According to this video from Complex, virtual reality porn looks a [...]

Rapper J. Cole Is Turning His Childhood Home Into A Rent-Free Haven For Single Mothers

The cover of J. Cole’s 2014 Forest Hills Drive album features a photo of the rapper sitting on the roof of his childhood home, the single-family dwelling that he and his family moved into after years spent living in a trailer park. At some point, his mom, a single mother, lost the house because of [...]

Tess Holliday Is Now The Largest Plus-Size Model To Sign With A Major Agency

Plus-size model Tess Holliday (also known as Tess Munster) signed with MiLK Model Management last week, making her the first model of her height and size to be signed to a major agency. While it’s frustrating to live in a world in which it’s this rare for a beautiful woman to be hired as a [...]

These Star-Shaped Snowflakes Are Proof That Snow Days Are Amazing For Instagram

These are so pretty, you almost wish there would be a blizzard every single day. Almost. More » These Star-Shaped Snowflakes Are Proof That Snow Days Are Amazing For Instagram is a post from TheGloss - Get the best women's beauty, make up, hairstyles tips. Get sex, dating advice, culture news and hot trends for women..

Gay Alabama Legislator Threatens To “Out” Adulterous Anti-Gay Officials

Alabama State Rep. Patricia Todd was totally psyched when a federal judge overturned her state’s outdated ban on gay marriage. She was less impressed, however, by the way some officials reacted to it. Specifically, House Speaker Mike Hubbard said that it was “outrageous when a single unelected and unaccountable federal judge can overturn the will [...]

Here’s Kim Kardashian’s Selfie PSA Super Bowl Ad

Kim Kardashian’s selfie game has been on lock for quite some time, so it’s refreshing to see her acknowledge their glory in this Super Bowl ad for T-Mobile. The 30-second PSA warns viewers against wasting their precious data on anything other than viewing the selfies she so carefully and dutifully makes for her fans. The [...]

Hershey’s Has Banned The Import Of British Chocolate

Update on the whole Cadbury Egg situation: No British chocolate will be imported into the United States anymore, after Hershey’s made a deal with the group Let’s Buy British Imports to cease the import of any British candies that have packaging that looks like Hershey’s packaging. Considering how many Hershey’s candies exist, that pretty much [...]

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