Posts tagged "mary poppins"

Death Metal Mary Poppins Is Strangely Compelling

Julie Andrews is a golden-throated songbird, an international treasure, and a gracefully aging British woman who sings songs about spoonfuls of sugar and lonely goat herders. She also sounds pretty…

Megan Reynolds | February 27, 2015 - 10:30 am

Halloween Costume Inspiration: Mary Poppins

As I kid, I went through a phase where I watched “Mary Poppins,” starring Julie Andrews and Dick Van Dyke, on a very, very regular basis. Mary Poppins was everything.

Amelia McDonell-Parry | October 13, 2014 - 5:00 pm

Kristen Bell Is An Underpaid Mary Poppins

Hey, even Mary Poppins needs to pay the bills. Maybe if the federal minimum wage were just a little bit higher, she wouldn’t have to quit! Leave it to Kristen…

Claire Hannum | July 24, 2014 - 4:30 pm

Labor Department: Minimum Wage For Home Care Workers — But Not Mary Poppins!

The Labor Department announced it will expand protections for home care workers, a predominantly female and woman of color workforce that includes eldercare aides. These types of “companionship” domestic…

Jessica Wakeman | September 17, 2013 - 7:30 pm

Happy Birthday, Julie Andrews!

Happy 75th birthday to Julie Andrews. I don’t care how old she gets or how many parts she’s played, she will always be Mary Poppins to me. Here’s…

Ami Angelowicz | October 1, 2010 - 4:50 pm