A young, feminist writer named Gloria Steinem shot to prominence thanks in large part to an exposé she wrote for Show Magazine called "A Bunny's Tale," in which she infiltrated Hugh Hefner's infamous Playboy Club to find out how the bunnies were treated. Spoiler alert: not well. Drunk History captures Steinem's time undercover as a Playboy bunny.Read More
Actress and activist Jane Fonda, along with fellow activist and author Gloria Steinem, spoke to MSNBC’s “All In With Chris Hayes” on Wednesday about the Weinstein situation and whose voices are being heard.Read More
Over the weekend, The Mary Sue was fortunate enough to attend and cover the Athena Film Festival, a celebration of women in film and female leaders.Read More
For a majority of the weekend, I noticed the video of Gloria Steinem's recent interview with Bill Maher floating around my social media feeds.Read More
Well, this is disappointing.
Framing a pro-Hillary argument as an ultimatum (i.e. "you're not a feminist if you don't vote for Hillary") could very well do the opposite of what Albright and Steinem are trying to accomplish--electing the first female president.Read More
Lest you had any doubt that Darth Vader is an evil dude, Mr. Sunday Movies provides a Darth Vader Kill Count to tally up all of those who died directly by his hand. What's kinda surprising, though, is that he's been killing since he was a little kid, and that he apparently killed more people as Anakin than he did as Darth Vader.Read More
Getting stood up by your date is way easier when you've got a regular table at the Russian Tea Room, an awesome (if flashy) Kate Spade purse, and you get to hang out over dessert with Gloria Freaking Steinem. It's a good day to be Anna Kendrick.Read More
Um, it's about time?
Year of the Woman, a documentary about the feminist political movement in the '70s, is finally available online after ... wait for it ... 40 years of sitting in distribution hell. That's right. This movie has been waiting on a wide release for four freakin' decades. And for what?Read More
Let it never be said that feminist icon Gloria Steinem is complicit in "white feminism." No one's feminism is perfect, of course, but Steinem said something pretty crucial at Black Enterprise's Women Of Power Summit about the importance of black women to the feminist movement.Read More
But will it read to me in my third grade teacher's voice?
Rooby Lane, you have indeed outdone yourself. Check out their Etsy page for even more literary goodness.Read More
Just crying truth tears at my desk now, thank you.
After nine years of truthiness and patriotic rigor, Stephen Colbert signed off The Colbert Report last night in one of the most flawless TV finales I can ever remember seeing.Read More
There's no time to sleep, Robin!
I've got to get me one of those.Read More