Topic: Culture

7 Things You Pay More For Because You’re A Girl

7 Things You Pay More For Because You’re A Girl

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Do you ever get fed up with the price of some of the products you buy? Yeah, me too. When you buy a product as a woman, it’s usually pink or purple, cute, and scented like a flower patch or fruit bowl. It’s also usually more expensive than a similar product for a guy. I’ve known this for a while, but I really noticed it when I went to the drugstore with my boyfriend. More »

11 Hilarious Foreign Translations of ’90s Romantic Comedies

11 Hilarious Foreign Translations of ’90s Romantic Comedies

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The ’90s was THE decade for romance, humor and terribly, awesome wardrobe choices. Yes, there were romantic comedies before the ’90s, but they just don’t compare to films like Pretty Woman, which stars the queen of rom-coms, Julia Roberts, or Clueless, which you have to admit is one of the greatest teen-based films of all time. More »

9 Annoying Ways You Dismiss Racism Without Even Knowing It

9 Annoying Ways You Dismiss Racism Without Even Knowing It

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As a black chick, I–like other people of color–have a pretty intimate understanding of a fun little thing called racism. Whether it’s in your face racism–N-bombs, harmful generalizations–or subtle–using coded words, telling me I speak well for a black girl, following me around in a store–I know enough about the ins and outs of racism to call people out on it when I see it. More »