girl power

Lady Business: Shaleen Title of THC Staffing Group

Lady Business: Shaleen Title of THC Staffing Group

FEATURE PHOTO: Shaleen Title by Alison Heckard, Bird in Flight Photography I first met Shaleen Title at a photo shoot for Pot Couture in Brooklyn in 2010 and while that publication is no longer online, we formed a strong bond that exists in this new paradigm of cannabis legalization. She’s one of the movement’s great treasures […]

Poem: Big Britches, Don’t Give Two Shitzes

Poem: Big Britches, Don’t Give Two Shitzes

Hey big britches We don’t give two shitzes About your mondo wad Of cash or smack talk We don’t give two shitzes Hey big britches ‘Cause of the big ole spoon Swimming around Your swift talkin’ mouth Your rep goes south You’re talking to a Real Deal You will beg, lie and steal Jumping ahead […]

Don’t Make Me Over: The Truth About TV Makeovers

Don’t Make Me Over: The Truth About TV Makeovers

I was once a rabid fan of makeover shows. I’ve watched more of them than I’d care to admit. In my mind, the premise used to appear reasonable: some unfortunate wastrel is plucked from the unwashed masses and spruced up to the delight of her friends and family. Almost Pygmalion-ish, the whole affair looked charming, […]

PLAYLIST: Girl Power Ani Difranco

PLAYLIST: Girl Power Ani Difranco

Some songs just bring out the feminist in you, or let you feel free to be yourself. In a world where conformity is forced on us from every angle, listening to music that encourages an authentic relationship with yourself, your sexuality, and your gender can be very freeing. Ani has always enjoyed toying with gender […]

Bloody Vaginas Are Funny, So Laugh!

Bloody Vaginas Are Funny, So Laugh!

Humans are funny. I don’t mean that we have such fantastic senses of humor and can find something to laugh at in every situation, since a lot of people can’t. I mean, the physicality of humans is hysterical. That’s why farts make children, and some of us grown-ups as well, laugh; that’s why toilet humor […]