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  • Hermione Granger (thumbnail)

    Let's Celebrate our Hermiones

    There’s so much about Harry Potter that sticks with me and my generation, but I want to talk about the character whose portrayal and trajectory feel all too pertinent in America in 2017: Hermione Granger.

  • Jodie Whittaker as the 13th Doctor

    A Female Doctor: It's About Time

    Over the past decade, some fans (as well as former stars of the show) have commented about the fact that while the infinitely curious and adventurous Doctor can regenerate into any body imaginable, somehow the actors that get chosen for the role have been uniformly white and male. Until now.
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    Is Your Crush Ghosting You or Do They Just Observe Shabbat?

    It’s Saturday evening, and it feels like your crush hasn’t talked to you in days. You’ve texted them five times with no response. Are you being ghosted? Or are they just resting for the Sabbath? We’ve created this helpful checklist to help you find out.

  • White Thin Bridesmaids Stock Photo

    Size Matters

    “We only carry sizes 1, 3 and 5. You could try Sears.”

    We’ve all heard the saying, “it’s funny because it’s true,” and that certainly applies to this iconic quote from the movie Mean Girls. Even though the average woman in the US is a size 16, many clothing stores and companies have decided that if you’re not thin, you don’t deserve fashion

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