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Girls Like Us’ Screen Rights Acquired By EveryWhere Studios

EveryWhere Studios has acquired the screen rights to Rachel Lloyd's critically praised memoir Girls Like Us, her personal account of surviving the commercial sex industry and becoming an activist and counselor to others. A writer isShow More Summary

British Rockers Pins Went to Joshua Tree and Came Back With a Great Album

After the release of their first record Girls Like Us in 2013, and playing opening slots for Sleigh Bells and Warpaint, U.K. "gloom pop" band Pins, who also recently toured with Sleater-Kinney, did not succumb to the mounting pressure bands often feel when it comes to make their sophomore album. “We...

Older Women Aren’t Enemies, They’re Envied

3 years agoLifestyle / Fashion : The Cut

“She sees girls like us come in here with fresh ovaries and faces plumped with natural elasticity, and she just wants to destroy us,” declares a publishing assistant in her 20s about her 40-something boss on the new show Younger. The show, the latest from Sex and the City creator... More »

Taylor Swift Named Joni Mitchell As Her Dream Duet, Right BEFORE The Music Legend Dissed The 1989 Singer's Acting Skills! OUCH!

3 years agoLifestyle / Fashion : CocoPerez

Talk about awkward timing! On Sunday, it was revealed that music icon, Joni Mitchell, doesn't want Taylor Swift to play her in an upcoming biopic based on the book, Girls Like Us. [ Related: When Taylor Has One Too Many Drinks, She Tends To Cry to Joni ] Joni shot down the rumor in The Sunday Times, simply [...]

Taylor Swift’s Joni Mitchell Film Gets Axed: Find Out Why!

She’s the voice of a generation and Taylor Swift was looking forward to playing Joni Mitchell in an upcoming biopic based on the book “Girls Like Us.” Having begun talks back in 2012, it seems the “Shake It Off” songstress won’t getShow More Summary

Singer Joni Mitchell Disses Taylor Swift, Won't Let Her Star in Biopic Of Her Life

Joni Mitchell did not like the idea of Taylor Swift portraying her in the upcoming biopic of her life Girls Like Us. “I squelched that,” the 71-year-old entertainer told the Sunday Times about nixing the 24-year-old star off the short list. “I said to the producer, ‘All you’ve got is a girl with high cheekbones.’ [...]

Joni Mitchell Shoots Down Taylor Swift–Starring Biopic and Taylor Swift

You won't see Taylor Swift's version of "River," it turns out. Although she previously expressed interest in playing singer-songwriter Joni Mitchell in the planned adaptation of Girls Like Us, Mitchell tells The Sunday Times that this will not, in fact, be the case: "I squelched that! I said to the... More »

Joni Mitchell 'Squelched' a Biopic About Her Starring Taylor Swift

A couple of years ago, it was reported that Sheila Weller's book Girls Like Us about Carole King, Carly Simon and Joni Mitchell was being turned into a movie where Joni would be played by Taylor Swift. Fear not: that possibility has been squashed by Mitchell. Read more...

Joni Mitchell Squashed Biopic Starring Taylor Swift

3 years agoMusic / Indie Music : Stereogum

Back in 2012, Taylor Swift was attached to star in a movie based on the 2008 book Girls Like Us, a biography that detailed the rise of Joni Mitchell, Carole King, and Carly Simon. Swift would have starred as Mitchell opposite a cast that could have included Mad Men’s Jessica Pare as Simon and The [...]

Tweeks: #SDCC Interview with Crystal Cadets writer Anne Toole

One of the best parts of Comic Con International was getting to talk to so many women working in the comics industry.  Anne Toole was one of those women geek girls like us can aspire to.  She not only is an Emmy-winning writer of The Lizzie Bennet Diaries, but she also writes video games (who […]

6 Rag & Bone Booties That Just Might Dethrone The Newbury This Fall

3 years agoLifestyle / Fashion : SheFinds

By now it's no secret that rag + bone boots are nothing short of cult. Every celeb from Taylor Swift to Heidi Klum owns a pair (or two!) and even real girls like us here in the SHEfinds office love 'em. But for the last year or so, two styles have really been dominating the rag + bone collection: the Newbury bootie and the Harrow bootie. Show More Summary

PINS - Girls Like Us

PINS have produced one of the most striking guitar debuts of 2013. Read the full story on

PINS – Lost Lost Lost

Visit Indie Shuffle to download. Sounds like: Dum Dum Girls, Vivian Girls, Best Coast Song: PINS - Lost Lost Lost [download here] What's so good? With their debut Girls Like Us just over a month away, Manchester all-girl group PINS have...Show More Summary

Girls Like Us: A Q&A With Kathleen Hanna

4 years agoLifestyle / Fashion : The Cut

Kathleen Hanna has decided to do whatever she wants. Which might seem like a ridiculous thing to say: Hasn’t the original riot grrrl, the lead singer of first Bikini Kill and then Le Tigre, always done exactly what she wanted? But last week, when Hanna took the humble stage at... More »

Watch The Julie Ruin Perform “Girls Like Us” and “Apt. #5?

I was lucky enough to catch The Julie Ruin’s first headlining gig last Thursday at Union Pool in Williamsburg,… Read More

We Dare You

“The Dares. We’d been at them all summer: making each other do stuff, alone or together, just for the fun of it. Girls like us, with high GPAs and not a single boy looking our way, needed a little danger to get us through the summer.” Our own Edan Lepucki has a short story, “Ambulance [...]Show More Summary

Listen: Kathleen Hanna's Band the Julie Ruin Share First New Track: "Girls Like Us"

"Girls Like Us" (Vag Vocal Version): "Girls Like Us" (Vag Vocal Version) Finally we have a new piece of music from Kathleen Hanna's group the Julie Ruin, her late-90s solo recording project that has evolved into a full-band endeavor. The...Show More Summary

Demi Moore: GEMS Girls Like Us Gala!

Demi Moore glams up for the GEMS Girls Like Us Benefit Gala held at El Museo Del Barrio on Wednesday (October 17) in New York City. The 49-year-old actress hosted the event alongside the executive director of GEMS, Rachel Lloyd! PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Demi Moore GEMS, or Girls Educational and Mentoring [...]

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