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Self + Body

Turning #thirty.. What I’ve Learned and the Things You Should Know

Posted October 15, 2012 by Ty

Editor’s Note: I was inspired after last year’s pretty awful Glamourist article Turning 30: 30 Things Every Woman Should Have And Should Know and this much better response: The Real 30 Things Women/Womyn Should Have And Show Know Before Turning 30, to somehow talk on The Gaily about turning 30. Our group of friends is […]

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Culture

Boy Culture: Why Coming Out Is Only Half The Battle

Posted May 30, 2012 by Elie

Too skinny for the gym rats, too hairy for the twinks, and too foreign for just about everyone else; my first experiences in Montreal’s gay village ended up being more intimidating than growing up in the aggressively ignorant environment I did in the Middle East. If any of you were like me growing up, then […]

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Fashion + Styling

How To: DIY Cut Offs

Posted June 8, 2012 by Kyle

How many of us have 10 pairs of jeans and we only wear maybe three of them? The rest just sit in the closet like Tom Cruise and never, ever make it out. I have a solution, that will save you money this summer and having you looking like a sexy hipster-dude in no time […]

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Self + Body

Diversity: A celebration of junk

Posted May 23, 2011 by Kristi

Human genitals are a cornucopia of appearance – even when you consider the strictly penis/vagina crowd and ignore the grand diversity that are ambigous genitals. Our individual relationships with our ladyflowers and manhoods are complicated, anxiety-inducing and dotted with moments of hesitant pride.

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Hot Girls + Hair

Annabree: Girls Talking About Their Alternative Lifestyle Hair

Posted June 1, 2012 by Erika

      (Editor’s Note: Girls Talking About Their Alternative Lifestyle Hair is a new feature where Erika talks to super hot girls who have feelings about their hair as it pertains to their sexualities, identities, and histories. I think you will also see that they are hot, and you will probably have feelings about that […]

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Self + Body

Why You Should Care About Roller Derby

Posted June 18, 2011 by Alex

I have never been a fan of sports. Call it a mix of being too busy reading and a series of high school miseries. So imagine my delight when I found a sport that I not only loved watching, but even (gasp!) understood. That sport is… roller derby! And here’s why you should start caring […]

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Self + Body

The Gaily’s guide to getting beach ready without feeling bad about yourself (now with more kittens)

Posted May 24, 2011 by MAB

If you’re anything like me, the long days make your thoughts turn to cottages and beaches and patios and scoping out that cute guy playing volleyball who you think might be making eye contact with you, but you’re not sure because he’s probably not looking at you and, you’re probably not in his league…uhh, I […]

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Gender + Sexuality

Yeehaw! Alberta Elects Feminist Female Premier Who Maybe Likes HomoGays

Posted October 4, 2011 by Dallas

In a province that celebrates calf-roping and Wranglers, and smells of horse manure after a day of rain we never would have thought the day would come. Well, (r)evolution is upon us here in the Wild Rose province as our new Premier, Alison Redford has taken the reigns of Alberta after a 14-day fight from […]

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