Why No One Should Be Mad at Beyoncé's Vegan Diet Business

The Internet is pretty mad at Beyoncé right now. Earlier this month on “Good Morning America” she “unveiled” that her vegan diet helped her lose weight and keep it off her self-described naturally curvy body. Granted, this is not the breakthrough of the century. We already knew that Beyoncé has been sort of vegan for awhile now....more
What people need to remember is that Beyonce is a human being, just like every other one of us. ...more

Josh Duggar Shows Why We Should Not Minimize Molestation

Some people are downright gleeful that the Duggars’ aren’t so perfect and are celebrating their "fall from grace." Did I miss something? We are talking about a young man who molested young girls, right? Who cares how it makes his family look? What about his victims? ...more
I'm not discounting the tragedy of what happened. What we also need to look at here - keeping in ...more

Queen Latifah Stars as 'Bessie' on HBO: The Good, The Bad and The Naked

There’s a scene in the new HBO film Bessie where Bessie Smith (Queen Latifah), legendary Empress of the Blues, is putting on a tent show for a packed house when a group of Klansmen drive up and threaten to burn the place down.  Bessie jumps off the stage, confronts them and kicks one, snatching his ax and threatening him with it.  “Better pick up your sheets and run!” she says, before returning to the stage and finishing her show to rapturous applause. ...more
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Why No One Should Be Mad at Beyoncé's Vegan Diet Business

The Internet is pretty mad at Beyoncé right now. Earlier this month on “Good Morning America” she “unveiled” that her vegan diet helped her lose weight and keep it off her self-described naturally curvy body. Granted, this is not the breakthrough of the century. We already knew that Beyoncé has been sort of vegan for awhile now....more
What people need to remember is that Beyonce is a human being, just like every other one of us. ...more

7 Must-See Post-Apocalyptic Shows

It's no big secret: the novel I am polishing this month is a post-apocalyptic story. I have an obsession love for the genre that has spurred on my very first novel and a short story as well.  Today, I'm going to give you the top 7 post-apocalyptic shows that will inspire you, keep you wanting more, and make you glad that you're watching events unfold across a screen and not in real life. Without further ado:...more

5 Graphic Novels That Belong on Summer Reading Lists

Ah, summer!  When students all over America break free of their desks and high-tail it to the pool.For about five seconds, until their summer reading lists appear and ruin everything.Now let’s be real. Even as a kid I loved to read, but summer reading lists were a burden all the same. It wasn’t fun reading. Sure, I liked some of the books I was exposed to, but so many more were dry or hard to focus on when I really just wanted to get back outside....more

Status & Authority – Capricorn Full Moon 7/1/15

On Wednesday July 1, the Sun is in Cancer, the Lunar orb is lit up in the opposite sign, Capricorn– it’s that Full Moon time again! This matters to us why? Contrary to popular folklore, a round Moon is not a time for werewolf/Vampire reveals, but it is a good time to tap into its “finish what you started” energy.  Complete projects that have been hanging over your head. Get it done....more

Under The Rainbow: How The Pride Flag Really Began

With pride months growing in popularity all over the world, the sight of the rainbow flag is becoming ever more present in today's society....more

Taking Back The Pride March

Lady Bunny once said: "I'm from New York City, where the Pride parade is often viewed as a marketing opportunity for Red Bull and Sprint, who hire straight bodybuilders to dance on their floats. The organizers, Heritage of Pride, have now copyrighted "NYC Pride" and every configuration of it and are suing local promoters who dare to mention Pride on their invites. Copyrighting Pride, which belongs to all of us?"...more

Summertime, Summertime – Sun in Cancer 6/21/15

“Summer’s here and the time is right for dancin’ in the streets”. The Sun takes beach umbrellas, flip flops and lemonade into the Moon ruled 4th sign of the Zodiac. Along with the Cancer Sun, comes the Summer Solstice (in the Northern Hemisphere) – our longest day of the year. This Water sign tends to be emotional, moody, restless and sensitive, but regardless, friends and family (real or created), will be an important focus.Your own personal Sun sign might be different, but, you can still take advantage of some of Cancer’s influences. ...more

10 THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE DATING A FANGIRL

Being nerdy in the modern dating world can sometimes be as difficult as managing to find a decent Adam Sandler film. As a fangirl, you feel things deeper than anyone else and, a times, feel as though you may just be in an entirely different universe....more

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'Whitney and Bobbi Kristina' Book Reveals Tragedy Of Whitney Houston And Bobbi Kristina

Bobbi Kristina Brown mourned the loss of Whitney Houston, and now the world fears that the 22-year-old will be mourned in a similar way. But what happened on Jan.  31, the fateful day when the daughter of Bobby Brown and Whitney was found unconscious in a bathtub?  ...more