Posts tagged "beyonce"

8 Rad Pieces From My Brand Soul Mate, Fly Art For Rad

Fly Art is the Tumblr brainchild of two women, Gisella and Toni, who have the art history background and pop cultural investment to be able to humorously pair classic artworks with classic hip-hop lyrics to tremendous humorous effect. Internet boutique Rad has teamed up with Fly Art to create Fly Art for Rad,…
By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / December 12, 2014

These Dudes Recreated The “7/11″ Video And It Is Glorious

Matthew, Danny, Andrew, Tim and Garrett - also known as Boyonce -- made a kickass recreation of Beyonce's "7/11" video, though this one is lacking sneaky appearances from Blue Ivy…
By: Claire Hannum / December 4, 2014

10 Items From WXYZ Jewelry That Are Going On My Holiday Wish List

It turns out that that amazing white leather-and-gold crown Beyoncé wears in the "7/11" video is WXYZ Jewelry, a boutique jewelry design site with pieces sold in just a few brick-and-mortar stores (Bergdorf Goodman and Chicago's Museum of Contemporary Art, to give you a taste). Their geometric jewelry is insanely stylish and I WANT…
By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / November 28, 2014

Rebecca: 10 Things I’m Thankful For This Year

It's almost Thanksgiving, which means it's time to show some gratitude for the blessings in our lives. First up is Rebecca...
By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / November 25, 2014

47 Absolutely Necessary GIFs From “7/11,” Beyonce’s Best Video Ever

No but really, to quote Kanye West, Beyonce really has just made one of the greatest videos of all time, and it was all seemingly filmed on an iPhone. Or it just looks that way and it was really…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / November 24, 2014

Beyonce Throws The Best Hotel Party Ever In Video For “7/11″

Beyonce has blessed us once again with a music video to end all music videos for her new song "7/11." The vid, which appears to be shot on an actual damn iPhone, shows Bey and her girls getting silly in a hotel room, having the ultimate dance party, using everything from Red Solo cups to…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / November 22, 2014

Solange Basically Had The Coolest Looking Wedding Ever

I don't really care so much about getting married, but goddamn, if I were to have a wedding, I would straight up bogart everything about Solange Knowles' wedding in New Orleans this weekend. First of all, she and now-husband Alan Ferguson arrived on bicycles, Solange wore a white jumpsuit (before changing into a white gown),…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / November 17, 2014

Beyonce Is Now A “Jeopardy” Category, But Could You Have Won?

I always feel like an idiot when I watch "Jeopardy." Every once in a while I can correctly answer a question, but for the most part, it's a lot of me yelling "WHAT IS THE COLD WAR!" at the television, while the contestant correctly answers "What is Harvard University." Until now… Tuesday night, Alex Trebek…
By: Katie Oldenburg / November 12, 2014

Simmons College Is Now Trans* Inclusive

Simmons College in Boston is adopting trans* inclusivity. [Boston Globe] According to the Minneapolis media’s #PointerGate, pointing your finger makes you a gang member. [The Root] If you believe women should like being catcalled, let Amanda Marcotte tell you why your opinion isn’t relevant. [Raw Story]…
By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / November 7, 2014

Beyoncé Might Be Dropping A New Album This Month (Or Someone Might Be Toying With Our Emotions)

A photo of a Columbia Records/Parkwood Entertainment memo with a track list and release date for a second secret Beyoncé album has been floating around Twitter and PLEASE GOD LET THIS BE REAL. The rumored album would be Beyoncé Vol. II, and it would be sold coupled with last year’s Beyoncé. The memo mentio…
By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / November 3, 2014

The Men In Heels Who Slayed Beyoncé’s Choreography Are Back To Make Us Feel Uncoordinated Again

Remember the three dudes in stilettos who perfectly mastered Beyoncé's choreography earlier this year, thus making all of us feel like the most uncoordinated dancers in the world? Well, they're back to remind us what that feels like. Yanis Marshall and his high-heeled partners, Arnaud…
By: Katie Oldenburg / October 30, 2014

This Beyonce/Taylor Swift Mashup Is Pretty Great

Good morning! Hope your day is going great, and if it's not, here's a totally awesome mashup of Beyonce's "XO" and Taylor Swift's "Out of the Woods." Diva doubledown! [via Jezebel]…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 29, 2014

A Day In The Life Of Rutgers University’s “Politicizing Beyoncé” Class

Let it be clear: I have no desire to go back to school, UNLESS it is to take Rutgers University's "Politicizing Beyoncé" class. The course, which takes a look at Beyoncé's songs, music videos and feminist advocacy, usually begins with a viewing of one of her music videos, and is followed by a discussion of…
By: Katie Oldenburg / October 29, 2014

Beyoncé Is Partnering With Topshop For A New Fashion Line

Beyoncé will be expanding her entertainment company, Parkwood, to include a new, as-yet-unnamed fashion line in partnership with Topshop, one of Bey’s favorite brands. It’ll be debuting for Fall 2015. Her previous fashion line, House of Dereon, was discontinued in 2012. The new line isn’t just a celebrity collaboration with Topshop -- the CEO…
By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / October 27, 2014

Beyonce & Jay Z Thumb Their Noses At Divorce Rumors By Renewing Their Vows

Beyonce and Jay Z are either still really, really in love or just desperate to pretend like they are, because they renewed their vows. [People] Bryan Singer, the "X-Men" director who has been accused of sexual assaulting two men when they were underage, is having a child with his BFF, actress Michelle Cluny.
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 23, 2014

New Pew Study Shows That Women Are More Likely To Be Sexually Harassed Online

A Pew study looks at the differences in online harassment for men and women, and what do ya know, women are more often the target. [Slate] Feminist blogger Lindy West imagines a social network that is specifically feminist and anti-racist. [Daily Dot] Read about racism in the newsroom. [New Republic] A Joa…
By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / October 22, 2014

Beyonce Got Baby Bangs (Plus, Blue Ivy And I Have The Same Key Chain, Sorta)

So, what do we think of Beyonce's new hair. besides the fact that it's obviously a wig and no doubt will be gone tomorrow? I am digging the '50s style of the baby bangs, but I'm distracted by how it looks like her hair is hovering around her head rather than coming out of it.
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 14, 2014

Beyonce, Jay Z & Blue Ivy Take A Private Tour Of The Louvre

The Louvre in Paris is on the most amazing museums in the world, but it can be a total crowded shitshow to visit. Unless, of course, your Beyonce, Jay Z and Blue Ivy, in which case you get to take a private tour and take selfies with the Mona Lisa for as long as you…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 13, 2014

Annie Lennox Calls Beyoncé’s Feminism “Tokenistic”

In an interview with Pride Source magazine, Annie Lennox said that Beyoncé’s feminism is “tokenistic" and not genuine, going on to say the following about the recent rash of celebrities who are declaring themselves feminists: “I'd like to sit down (with her). I think I'd like to sit down with quite a few artist…
By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / October 10, 2014

Watch Jay Z’s Amazingly Butthurt Response To A Tourist Who Doesn’t Recognize Him

When the Carter-Knowles family travels, even when they're just walking down the street, they do so with a gaggle of bodyguards and entourage-y types who do things like make them look super important and tell onlookers not to film them. When a man was asked by Bey and Jay's people to stop recording them outside…
By: Claire Hannum / October 9, 2014
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