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Fitness

Easy and Budget-Friendly Ideas For Getting Fit (or to at least stop eating those chips….)

Posted March 21, 2013 by Caitlin

Sometimes being cost effective isn’t the most productive way of getting things done, especially when it comes to working out. If you’re investing that 100+ dollars into your monthly gym membership you’d better be going often. We all know that the further you live from the gym the less likely you will be to get […]

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Self + Body

Feet Don’t Fail Me Now: From Finish Line To Starting Over

Posted February 7, 2013 by Ian

//Oh my heart it breaks every step that I take, but I’m open at the gates they’ll tell me that you’re mine.// I feel you, Lana. This fall, I ran my first, and only marathon, also my first race and competition ever and simultaneously closed what seemed like an unending chapter in my life. For […]

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Feminism

Recharge your Karma by Recharging your Body!

Posted January 23, 2013 by Melanie

Organize a fundraising event in your Yoga studio community to support Yoga therapy and women’s health in Bhopal, India   On December 3rd 1984, at 10 minutes past midnight, a Union Carbide pesticide plant, operating under extensive cost-cutting measures with sub-par safety facilities, leaked over 27 tons of methyl-isocyanate—a deadly gas—into the air. The gas released was carried by winds […]

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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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Self + Body

Why The Gays Hate Their Bodies

Posted September 19, 2012 by Orlando

I never sought out to have friends with such perfect bodies. Quite the contrary actually. As an FFK (Former Fat Kid) I’ve always identified as a fat person. But for some reason when I grew up all my friends became hot skinny people. This could be for many reasons. Maybe it’s because I am a […]

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Culture

Did You Say Lesbians? I LOVE Lesbians!

Posted July 8, 2012 by Sheri

So I’m sitting in a coffee shop talking with a brother about a trip he took to Africa to work in a village. I was a little annoyed by his comments that more black kids should be taken to Africa so they can see how good they have it in America, but I decided not […]

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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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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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