Posts tagged "labels"

Girl On Girl: The Social Stigma Of Bisexuality

It’s hard out there for a bisexual.

By: Morgan Cohn / March 18, 2015

Why Labels For Sexual Identities Are Useful For Everyone

Remember back in 2007, when a woman married the Eiffel Tower? She’s in a relationship with a German tower crane now. There was a documentary that followed her during her commitment ceremony to the good ol’ Tour Eiffel, and that documentary ruined her relationship with the monument. The staff of the Tower refused to associate…

By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / January 13, 2015

On Slender Man & What It’s Really Like To Be Goth

At the beginning of seventh grade, my very, very preppy middle school got a new student. He was dour and lanky, he wore his hair in a bowl cut with two long pieces hanging around his face, and he wore a long black trenchcoat all the time, indoors and out. It was 1999 and the…

By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / June 13, 2014

Kreayshawn On Why She Refuses To Label Her Sexuality

"Personally, for me, I like people I have a connection with. I’m not the type of girl who will date someone that I don’t really like just so I’m not lonely. So the people I always end up being with are people I have a big-ass connection with, and that could be with a boy,…

By: Jessica Wakeman / August 5, 2012

Why Does The Name “Target” Have To Be On The Anya Hindmarch For Target Bags?

I stopped by the Target in Brooklyn on my way home last night and was surprised to see almost the entire Anya Hindmarch line of bags, because they aren't supposed to be in stores until October 12. Since I discovered they were available for pre-order online earlier this week, I have been debating which bag…

By: Catherine Strawn / October 9, 2008