Society + Culture

Emily’s Team Pick

Until 11th grade I did not know the difference between ‘it’s’ and ‘its’. Maybe you don’t know the difference either! That’s okay, because this site is here to teach you all about apostrophes.

Society + Culture

Vashti’s Team Pick

Hello readers! You know what time it is? Time for fun facts! Fun fact number one: I am a dinosaur. Both my internet friends and my real life friends are well aware of this so from time to time they send me dinosaur related links. Yesterday, I was linked to Dino Run – an 8-bit […]

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Emily’s Team Pick

Two of my favorite things in the whole world are photography and poetry. With Graphic Poetry, the two are combined. Look through the archives to find some beautiful pictures and words. Unfortunately, I think the author stopped posting in 2006.

By |November 4, 2009
Society + Culture

Lily’s Team Pick

Want to see something really really adorable that will fill your heart with butterflies and love? Then read all of these! Not feeling as optimistic? Hate love at the moment? Then this one would be much better suited for you.

Society + Culture

Emily’s Team Pick

Ignoring the fact that this site is called ‘The Art of Manliness’ and it’s all about the ‘the man’s essential library’, here are 100 books you should read. Don’t be fooled, women can enjoy classics too.

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Riese’s Team Pick

No one should ever work. Work is the source of nearly all the misery in the world. Almost all the evil you’d care to name comes from working or from living in a world designed for work. In order to stop suffering, we have to stop working. That doesn’t mean we have to stop doing […]

By |November 2, 2009
Society + Culture

Vashti’s Team Pick

Happy Sunday Funday everyone! If your Halloween was anything like mine you’re probably sitting at your computer in sweatpants, drinking a powerade, and trying to figure out how you managed to steal three lighters. With all those strenuous activities on your plate, I bet you could use a little pick me up that’s heartwarming and […]

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X’s Team Pick

The 5 year old boy inside my heart loves Legos. These sculptures are flat out the coolest thing I’ve ever seen done with those little plastic bricks. Check out 20 Incredible LEGO Artworks by Nathan Sawaya.

By |October 31, 2009
Gender

What Does a Lesbian Look Like?: The Autostraddle Roundtable

What does a lesbian look like? Until a few years ago, mainstream culture was pretty sure they knew the answer to that question, even though they didn’t. The Autostraddle Roundtable tackles passing, why people can’t understand that lesbians can have long hair, and the relationship between gender, style, and sexuality.