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Hyundai Netherlands’ “Upskirt” Commercial Is Very Lazy/European

Oh, Europeans. Here’s a new commercial from Hyundai Netherlands for their Sante Fe vehicle. The ad is creepily called “Upskirt” and definitely pushes the boundaries of what you can do…

Jessica Wakeman | September 28, 2012 - 8:30 am

Rush Limbaugh Blames Shrinking Penises On Feminism

Conservative talk radio host and major douchebag Rush Limbaugh has unwisely ensured that “Rush Limbaugh small penis” will forevermore be the most delightful of Internet search terms. …

Jessica Wakeman | September 21, 2012 - 3:20 pm

Keira Knightley Outs Herself As A Feminist

“I remember doing interviews, and people would ask, as if it was a joke, ‘So you mean you are a feminist?’ As though feminism couldn’t be discussed unless we were making…

Jessica Wakeman | September 17, 2012 - 2:40 pm

Melissa Leo On Dating Hazards Of “Strong, Powerful Women”

“… 80 percent of female actors are pretty strong, powerful women, and that’s a very hard relationship for men to have. Even today, in 2012, the guy is supposed to…

Jessica Wakeman | September 17, 2012 - 11:20 am

How Do We Feel About Pink’s New Song “Slut Like Me”?

A Frisky reader sent me the lyric video for Pink’s new song “Slut Like Me” and asked what I think. To be honest, musically, I think it sucks. But I…

Jessica Wakeman | September 15, 2012 - 3:00 pm

German Court Rules Insurance Must Cover M-To-F Transexuals Breast Implants

A German court has ruled that male-to-female transsexuals have a legal right to have their breast implants covered by health insurance if their hormone therapy does not give them…

Jessica Wakeman | September 12, 2012 - 5:40 pm

Pussy Riot Book To Raise Money For Feminist Punk Band’s Legal Defense

A who’s-who list of indie musicians and artists are contributing to a new e-book of essays published to help raise money for the Pussy Riot legal defense team. Three members…

Jessica Wakeman | September 12, 2012 - 11:20 am

The Soapbox: Breastfeeding Professor Brings Sick Baby To Class, Heads Explode

At this point, I’m absolutely over the phrase “having it all.” It’s been beaten to death, taken out of context, used as link bait, etc… And I’m over it. I’m…

Avital Norman Nathman | September 10, 2012 - 2:00 pm

“Bachelorette” Writer/Director On Struggling To Define Single Women

“With ‘Bachelorette,’ I thought of these really thin, beautiful women, who if you saw walking down the street you’d think, ‘These girls have their lives together and it makes me…

Jessica Wakeman | September 9, 2012 - 9:00 am

Hitched: Who Does The Most Housework In A Marriage?

And lo, the Lord did create the men and women who populated the earth. The manifold men did go to the office and get good jobs in middle management and…

Andrea Grimes | September 5, 2012 - 12:00 pm

RIP, Iconic Feminist Shulamith Firestone

Shulamith Firestone, an iconic figure in the feminist movement of the 1960s and 1970s, has died at age 67. Firestone was the author of The Dialectic of Sex: The Case

Jessica Wakeman | August 31, 2012 - 3:30 pm

Facepalm Republican Tom Smith Assumes Women Are Talking About Shoes

Well I’ll be a monkey’s uncle! Tom Smith, the Senate candidate from Pennsylvania who last week compared pregnancy from rape to having a baby out of wedlock, has verbal diarrhea again.

Jessica Wakeman | August 31, 2012 - 1:30 pm
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