Archive for the ‘News’ Category
It's a bit heavy this week... Women, you should read this. In fact, everyone who can read should read this. [Washington Post] "Under Germany's welfare reforms, any woman under 55 who has been out of work for more than a year can be forced to take an available job – including in the sex industry – or lose her unemployment benefit." [Telegraph UK] Michigan's Mayor Janice Daniels... really proving she deserves to lead a town. Not. [Think Progress] Is this a problem with men everywhere or just the West Coast? Shall the journalism delve into different crowds for further research? Maybe "chivalry" is dead, but isn't it equal respect what we are after? [Vancouver Magazine] The phrase "just Google it" just got real. [CNN] Don't know if y'all remember the 90's husband-wife duo, Boss Hog, but Cristina Martinez was an amazing front woman who also worked for Allure. #dreamlife [AV Club]
Urban Honking is "the hub of a community of writers, visual artists, musicians, filmmakers, and other great humans," according to their bio. The site also states that Urban honking isn't a job, and contributors contribute for the pure joy of getting to share their work. Founded by Mike Merrill, Steve Schroeder, and Jona Bechtolt (who is one half of our past The Cover Story YACHT), Urban Honking is celebrating 10 years and just launched their 10th Anniversary Issue. Congrats! Topics on the site include: Art, Business, Gastronomy, Music, Opinion, Science and Sport. Check out Urban Honking here.