Sally Nixon illustrates what girls do when no one is watching

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Women live in a world in which their appearance is constantly evaluated. Unless they are utterly alone, they rarely have the privilege of not having their physical presentation judged. In Sally Nixon’s illustrations, women don’t know that we can see them. They’re not posing, smiling, or doing anything all that interesting, and this is what makes Nixon’s works fascinating. 'The women I draw come from my imagination for the most part, however, each of them, in one way or another, is a ...  View More
March 27, 2017 Jessica

Seattle jogger Kelly Herron fights back her sex attacker and wins

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Seattle jogger Kelly Herron was 4 miles into her run when she stopped in a public restroom for a break. As she told ABC News, 'As I was drying my hands I became aware that something was wrong', and turned around to see a man who had been hiding in one of the stalls. 'He immediately took me down to the ground, hit both my knees and legs, and then it was a fight on the bathroom floor and I just kept screaming, 'not today motherf****r',’ which she referred to as a sort of 'battle cry'.  ...  View More
March 14, 2017 Jason

Nadia Lee Cohen satirical how-to guide to indulgence for women

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British photographer and filmmaker Nadia Lee Cohen points a satirical lens at feminine beauty ideals in her stylishly disturbing short, a how-to on what it takes to be beautiful, soundtracked by French rockers La Femme. The London-based director explains the inspiration behind the irresistible project: 'The constant pressure of striving for perfection is so familiar in the world we inhabit. In response to homogeneous ideals of beauty I wanted to create a satirical world in which the female ...  View More
March 9, 2017 Jason

RE-WESTERN: Felice House’s feminist paintings of female cowboys

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Felice House is an accomplished figurative painter who strives, through her portraits of women, to provide a counterpoint to the passive representations found in art historical tradition. Her subjects are beautiful and observable, but they are not consumable. The Re-Western series offers a feminist interrogation of the western genre, featuring portraits of female cowboys. House explores the genre of Western cinema by placing female subjects in iconic roles from the time. James Dean in Giant ...  View More
February 28, 2017 Megan

Juliette Clovis ceramic sculptures turn women into hybrid beings

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Juliette Clovis is a multidisciplinary french contemporary artist. Her plastic work is organized around 3 big topics that are the links between human and nature, the opposition between life and death and the dialogue between tradition and modernity. For years, Juliette Clovis worked on female identity and the representation of women in contemporary society and its history. In her most recent works, her women are completely transformed into hybrid beings, mixes of history, myths and chimerical ...  View More
February 24, 2017 Megan

Expedition 196: Cassie De Pecol, 1st woman to travel every country

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Cassie De Pecol, a 27-year-old traveler from Connecticut, just became the fastest person to visit every country in the world. She is also the first woman to visit every sovereign nation. She left for her world tour in July 2015, and on February 2 she visited Yemen, the 196th and final country on her list. Her entire journey around the world took 18 months and 26 days, smashing the previous record of three years and three months. De Pecol is now completing the paperwork to be officially ...  View More
February 14, 2017 Jessica

Top 12 turn-ons for a woman by men’s style expert Ashley Weston

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Celebrity menswear stylist Ashley Weston explains what's universally attractive to women and shows you how to push the right buttons: 'Before I begin, I want you to take notice of the fact that this list will not mention anything about attractiveness, because, to a woman, it’s obviously something we like, but it’s not a deal-breaker requirement for most women and it’s not the only thing that can turn us on. So let’s get into the things that EVERY man does or can do that turns women on'.  View More
February 14, 2017 Jessica

Senior pics: Teen discovers giant graffiti penis. Many can relate.

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Solidifying your senior year memories with yearbook photos and senior pictures is common for most students. Posing in front of your school is an option. Snapping pictures doing your favorite activity is also something you can do. But, if you're Twitter user, alexis, it means accidentally taking your senior photo in front of a giant graffiti penis. Luckily, this senior is not alone. It looks like other graduates whose photographers' creative eye can use a little work are in the same boat and they ...  View More
February 8, 2017 Jason

Surreal flashback: Women being spanked in vintage comic books

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Yeoman Lowbrow, one of the contributors on the Flashbak website, published back in June 2016 an incredible and almost surreal post about women being spanked in vintage comic books: 'I’m back with another spanking post – and this one I kind of found interesting. Spanking in comics is actually a rather fascinating phenomena. Why? Because, once upon a time, it was all over the freaking place! The number of times you find a good spank in a comic book is something approaching infinity. There are ...  View More
February 7, 2017 Jason

Killer look: Tom le French combines makeup and dangerous weapons

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A French art director who's currently based out of London, Tom le French is well known for his award-winning promotional work that he did for Beats by Dr. Dre back in 2014. For another project, he made a series of conceptual wine bottles, which imagined major brands and even Daft Punk as their own type of wine. More recently, the creative combined cosmetics, high heeled shoes, perfume and other feminine items with various kinds of weapons. In one of the graphic images, a gun is shown with an ...  View More
February 6, 2017 Jason
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