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Gaga and gay love

Gaga and gay love

Lady Gaga’s premise for “Alejandro” video screams of cultural exoticism.

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The iPad: Where are the women on Apple’s branding team? – Feministing

The iPad: Where are the women on Apple’s branding team? – Feministing

via feministing.com Ann on Feministing posted this neato picture of Steve Jobs holding up the iPad, which sounds suspiciously like a feminine hygiene product. But the iPad doesn’t come with wings, so boo on Apple for that! Here is the problem with not doing user testing or doing bad user testing: you come out with […]

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Lost in fiction

Every once in awhile I like to lose myself in a series of sci-fi or fantasy novels. First it was Roald Dahl, then Lord of the Rings, then Harry Potter. I read Harry Potter over and over again until the seventh book finally came out. On the hunt for a new adventure, I came across […]

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Feminist Icon: Leslie Knope

via hulu.com In this episode, Leslie has to prove that she did not have an affair with a councilman and the office misses her when she has to lay low for the media frenzy. When the first season aired, the writers were really harsh on Leslie. No one liked her and everything she touched turned […]

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Future of journalism lies in mentorship, not self-aggrandizing

Because we all know a few asshole editors. Seriously, I find that many newsrooms foster an unhealthy competitive environment where journalists would rather slit each others' throats than collaborate on a story. A former Mizzou student in journalism told me tales of sabotage. This in the esteemed Reynolds School of Journalism. It's really time to […]

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