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Some Friday Fan-Girling: Fat Girl Dances

January 31, 2014

This is Whitney of the 107.5 KZL morning show Jared & Katie in Greensboro North Carolina, in a series Whitney calls, Fat Girl Dancing. I originally cringed at the title, andwas afraid it might be derogatory or demeaning or being used as a gimmick, so I purposefully didn’t click play on this video for two […]

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We Can’t Stop… Obsessing About Our Bodies

January 1, 2014

I could introduce this, but I think the creators do it best. By the end? I cheered. Now get me a sledge hammer! “Phat Miley doesn’t advocate living a deliberately unhealthy lifestyle of gluttony, but uses the overzealous images of indulging in both healthy and unhealthy foods as a tongue-in-cheek method of illustrating the need […]

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Mary Lambert

July 31, 2013

In light of my recent addiction to slam poetry and the spoken word, my friend Patrick recently turned me on to Seattle-based artist, Mary Lambert. Who I unknowingly already adored from her work on the Macklemore and Ryan Lewis album, The Heist (she is the brilliant voice featured in their soul-aching anthem, Same Love). Lambert […]

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Amanda Palmer vs. UK Daily Mail

July 15, 2013

Musician Amanda Palmer was recently featured in a June 28th article of The UK Daily Mail. It was in response to one of her recent performances, and instead of talking about that, they instead did a highly educational piece (complete with graphic photo), on Palmer’s appearance and subsequent wardrobe malfunction. Unfortunately for them, she responded. […]

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What Dustin Hoffman Learned About Feeling Like A Woman

July 9, 2013

Here’s to the interesting women.

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Why Fat is Beautiful

April 26, 2013

Thoughts from the Lizard King. I could listen to him talk all day. Thanks, Kate!

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There She Is: The Plus Size Documentary That Needs YOU!

October 4, 2012

Nobody knows their not perfect until somebody tells them that they’re not. -Allison Kopach The film, There She Is, follows best friends Allison Kopach and Jenny Flores, as they compete in a 2011 beauty pageant. The ladies are revisited in 2012 to discuss how the outcome of the pageant has changed their lives. But, this is no ordinary […]

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2012 Emmys: What We Loved!

September 24, 2012

Television’s biggest night did not disappoint.  It was full of laughs and surprises and lived up to the quality of all the amazing shows they were honoring.  Here are some of our all-time favorite moments: image courtesy ABC News The Pre-Taped Segments: From the introduction that included Jimmy Kimmel as an unfortunate Botox survivor who […]

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Movies From Our Childhood We Can’t Wait to Share

September 10, 2012

There is something a little magical about popping up a huge bowl of buttery popcorn, throwing a mass of blankets and pillows on the floor, turning down the lights, and settling in as a family to watch a movie. The greasy fingers and the community kitchen towel “napkin”. The giggles and the “oohs” and “ahhs” […]

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Biggest Loser: Teenage Edition

September 4, 2012

Not only is Jillian Michaels returning to The Biggest Loser but the 14th season has another shocker for us- contestants between the ages of 13 and 17.

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