Day: December 14, 2009

Pens Without Men

It seems that James Chartrand of Men with Pens is not, in fact, a man. He is actually a woman with a pen name. Because… wait for it… being a woman writer was making her no money! Well, I would…

Monday Manohla Dargis Thrills

Say! Do you, like me, get an unexpectedly enormous kick out of Manohla Dargis – New York Times film critic, generally feministy lady, nailer-to-wall of all things inadequate, bringer of great joy and admiration to Sady Doyle on a more…

Fashion Statements of the Obama Era

The New Yorker compiled a list of pictures highlighting fashion statements of the Obama Era, and the only one I wholeheartedly endorse* is this one: Thanks to Rachel Maddow I have an excuse to wear Chucks and jeans as business…

Reclaiming the Lucidity of Our Hearts

Via little light, below is a video of Filipina trans activist Sass Rogando Sasot giving an incredible, impassioned speech on transgender rights before an assembly of the United Nations. The speech was delivered on December 10, and entitled “Reclaiming the…