SUCK IT , Rush Limbaugh!
Empress Beyoncé was criticized recently for being a hypocrite and an anti-feminist because she decided to title her upcoming global musical extravaganza The Mrs. Carter World Tour AND because her new single is called Bow Down/I Been On…
Decisions that MUST mean she only wants to be identified as Jay-Z AKA Sean Carter's wife, that she thinks all women should simply "bow down" to their husbands, and that she bases her own value solely on what she is in regards to her partner-in-marriage, RIGHT?
Unsurprisingly, girl is NOT forsaking her long time musical message of female emPOWERment. Lady Bey addressed the haterz in a recent interview, stating:
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"We fought very hard for feminism, for women's rights. What I'm seeing today is a very opposite thing. I don't know why, but I see women being put back in their place. And I hate it. We're losing all we worked so hard for, and it really bums me out."
- Stevie Nicks, on feminist gains and losses in modern society, at SXSW, via Rolling Stone
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"We have this insane culture where women who don't look like the cast of Gossip Girl are put into sweaters and nightgowns to sleep in.”
–Girls actor-writer-director Lena Dunham on the implications of women’s bodies in the media.
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Much to the dismay of many devastated Twi-hards, Stephenie Meyer is taking a much needed break from vampires and werewolves and has moved on to bigger and better things.
So what is the former Twilight author up to these days? Apparently she’s busy fighting the good fight and is now a full-time feminist!
In a recent interview, Stephenie talked about why the issue is so important to her, saying:
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Anne Hathaway filled her mantle with awards this season, but a sizable portion of the Les Mis star's adoring public turned on her!!
Hathahaters beware, though, or risk the wrath of Lena Dunham!
Seriously! She can't stand the unjust hate!
Speak ill of the amazeballz actress and the
Mean Girls star will hunt you down and beat you senseless call you out over Twitter!
Lena urged folks to go easier on Anne. She said:
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WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD!
Two Sundays ago, Mad Men dealt a scandalous sex card that shocked and polarized fans.
Some of you thought like Pete: Seize the day! When opportunity knocks, answer it. But some of you felt like Don: Sex is NOT the appropriate way to land a client! Nothing is worth Joan's dignity.
So when Joan agreed to
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"It seems a lot of people in power are not comfortable with women writing or directing. They think it's incompatible with motherhood or some other responsibility, and that freaks me out. A lot of women are doing amazing things as producers and executive producers, but on the creative side? Not as much, and that's deeply depressing."
Diablo Cody on the lack of women in creative positions in Hollywood.
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