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ROUND-UP

Friday, April 22nd, 2011
A weekly round up of some of our favorite links and stories. This 10-year-old girl just wrote an awesome zine and she didn't even know it. Best line: "I also hate Barbies, pink, my little ponies, and glitter is okay, I guess." [Jezebel] Jody Rogac kills it with her lens, again. [Contributor Magazine] Every celebrity under the sun loves the Beastie Boys and Fight For Your Right: Revisited proves it with cameos. If you missed it on TV last night, you can find it online here. [New York Magazine] Just a little something for those days when you feel like wearing nothing. [Di$count] Kathleen Hanna blogs about why this generation should try to avoid getting stuck in the binary of "Martyr Artist vs. Fucker Businessman." #sellingout [Kathleen Hanna] The Sex-Ed book they should have given us in high school. [90's Woman]

ROUND-UP

Friday, April 2nd, 2010
Greasy is back, but you knew that already. [Refinery 29] Protesters gathered in Times Square yesterday to fight the battle against fatty foods for kids by advocating for Ronald McDonald's retirement. The war on obesity gets fatter. [Gothamist] "When a woman doesn’t take herself too seriously, men and people in generally will just flock to her more." Mob Living uncovers the secret of being "the other girl next door." [Mob Living] Indie furniture? Of course. But really, the Sustainable Furniture exhibition in the Design Museum London. [Cyanatrendland] Felicia Dantzler, a 21 year-old Queen's resident is suing the NYPD for $5 million because of the brutality she faced during a police call. Dantzler claimed that she was pushed, belly-down during a fight with her neighbor which caused the birth of her still-born baby only days later. Dantzler was six months pregnant. [NY Daily News] Raddest shirt we've seen all week thanks to Cami and Nadia over in Aussie land. [Di$count] And speaking of best of the week, we are all over this blog, Deep Troll run by Britney who makes everything that is already hilarious ever more so. Deep VogueBlack Widow? "World's all time best waiting for the bus look, EVER." [Deep Troll] Agent Lover does a Paper Doll as well, and her doll is interactive. Amazing. Watch out for the man baby! [AgentLover]