Topic: blogs

Is It Ethical For Bloggers To Sell Their Free Gifts?

Is It Ethical For Bloggers To Sell Their Free Gifts?

As bloggers, we get a fair amount of free stuff from companies and the publicists who represent them. This is both common knowledge and common practice in the industry, as it allows writers to see new products and figure out whether or not we should recommend them to readers, as well as giving the businesses a better chance at exposure. So is the idea of us selling those free gifts ethical? More »

Surprise: The Author Of That ‘Marry Young’ Article Works For The Conservative, Anti-Gay Heritage Foundation

Surprise: The Author Of That 'Marry Young' Article Works For The Conservative, Anti-Gay Heritage Foundation

By now, you are probably aware of the article on XX factor that seeks to convince women they should get married young, because a marriage certificate is a magical piece of paper that makes you financially independent from your parents, keeps you from ever breaking up, and furthermore, transforms whomever you decide to marry into your soulmate. If you are not, well, I’ve just summarized it for you. More »