Posts tagged "history lesson"

We Love Ben Affleck’s Nanny Too, But Don’t Call Her A Feminist Icon

Until recently I had largely avoided —as much as someone who works in media could avoid — reading anything related to the whole Ben Affleck-Jennifer Garner-nanny debacle. The whole thing just seemed too clichéd and predictable and boring to get too worked up over. But then came the Instagrams and the flawlessly executed pap shots and…

Raquel Laneri / August 19, 2015

A Brief History Of Nail Polish

Anything can become weird if you think about it too much. Like how if you say your name over and over again, it begins to sound like nothing but weird sounds? That’s kind of what happened to me yesterday when I zoned out during my manicure. As I watched the polish going on my nails,…

Leonora Epstein / July 28, 2010