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Culture

US State Department Launches 2012 International Women of Courage Awards

Posted March 8, 2012 by Kyle

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton will host the 2012 International Women of Courage Awards (IWCA) Ceremony this morning (Thursday, March 8) at 11:00AM EST with special guest First Lady Michelle Obama. Secretary Clinton is the third woman ever to hold the position of Secretary of State. She was preceded by Dr. Condoleezza Rice (2005-2009), […]

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Parties + Events

Halloween Costume Stereotypes – Which One Are You?

Posted October 26, 2012 by Caitlin

The Halloween Dilemna: either you’re the type to scope out the Halloween parties you (or your better connected friends) have been invited to, or you’re the type who opts to stay in, convinced that it’s because you want to see all of the adorable trick-or-treaters who will be knocking at your door (aka intending to […]

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Culture

Music Video Vendredi – OK Go’s ‘Needing/Getting’

Posted February 17, 2012 by Mel

    Rating: 5/5 Jump-in-the-Air-High-Fives What I think: Okay music lovers – I know this video came out last week, so many of you have already gotten to enjoy its awesomeness. But for those who missed it, here is OK Go with another seriously kickass video. I am always a huge fan of OK Go’s […]

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Art

World Aids Day: A Day With(out) Art

Posted November 29, 2012 by Sarah

Today, and for the week leading up to World AIDS Day, art shows, galleries, and artists partner with grassroots AIDS service organizations to help raise funds and awareness of the AIDS pandemic. Since 1981 AIDS has resulted in over 25 million deaths and tens of millions remain infected with the HIV virus worldwide. It is […]

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Health

HIV+ MSM: When Cleanliness is next to Godliness

Posted March 19, 2012 by Steven

I’ve always found it difficult to meet people in bars, being pretty shy in nature; so like many, I turned to the internet and tapped in to the chat sites. With a few simple clicks my online profile is on the world-wide web – a perfect forum to present whatever persona I wish, to as […]

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Culture

Music Video Vendredi – Fallulah’s ‘Out of It’

Posted February 3, 2012 by Mel

Rating: 4.5/5 Danishes What I think: I absolutely LOVE this artist! LOVE. I find this video to be walking the line of Where the Wild Things Are (that awesome book by Maurice Sendak) and falling down the rabbit hole à la Alice in Wonderland. It’s a little dark – both in content and literal absence of light – […]

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Family

North Carolinians to Vote on Marriage Equality, Don’t Have More Pressing Political Issues

Posted September 13, 2011 by Nikki

So as I opened the news today and read this I realized that although most of us like to move forward in life and evolve for the betterment of humankind, a bunch of us are just plain f*cking backwards. I wish I weren’t writing about this because it truly does make me angry! Ironic how a few months […]

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Culture

My Lesbo is an Alien: NBC Picks Up “My Best Friend is a Lesbo”

Posted September 23, 2011 by Kristi

When I first heard the title of NBC’s latest stab at the progressive sitcom genre My Best Friend is a Lesbo, I flashed back to Sci-fi titles of my youth: My Step-mom is an Alien. My Teacher is an Alien. Right off the bat, what a way to make a clear reference to science fiction and […]

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