Women

Food and Drinks 

POT HEADS: NEW CULINARY INCUBATOR FOCUSES ON FEMALE AND ETHNIC EMPOWERMENT

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The whole endeavor is the brainchild of Gouillart and some retired finance types who for years wanted to form a company designed to achieve public and social missions through a for-profit business model. One focused on empowering small, multicultural, and female-owned businesses at the local level as an engine for economic growth. Continue reading

News 

NO MAKEUP SERIES PHOTO BOOK

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A lot of women consider putting on makeup to be a critical slice of their routine. This Boston-based photographer wants to help change that. Continue reading

Arts 

THEATER: TOP GIRLS

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To make an audience so desensitized by the ignorance of reality TV actually feel something besides incredible indifference is no small feat, and Top Girls does not back away from this challenge. Continue reading

Arts 

PREVIEW: EEP! SHOW

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With a combo of pop, sugar, and a hint of peep, EEP! Show may satisfy your sweet tooth yet. Continue reading

Arts 

PREVIEW: MARY REID KELLEY @ THE ICA

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Aside from the pun-filled comedy present in each, the films all share a deeper theme: the human desire to escape the roles assigned to them. Continue reading

LULZ 

#TBT: SHOW ME YOUR GENITALS

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We were going through puberty and the word “genitals” is funny, okay? Continue reading

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REVIEW: THE STUD BOOK BY MONICA DRAKE

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Monica Drake’s first novel, Clown Girl, has been optioned for film by Kristen Wiig. When that flick gets made even your long dead grandmother will know who Monica Drake is.
And who she is, as evidenced by her new novel The Stud Book, is an author who knows how to craft a sharp satire that’s riddled with unexpectedly poignant moments. Continue reading

News 

WHO I VOTED FOR AND WHY

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But I was beginning to realize that there were some members of the GOP who wanted to put their two cents (and legislation) into my reproductive rights. Continue reading