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worth checking out: dear kate

worth checking out: dear kate

Gross conversation time! But it comes with a discount code at the end! If you’re one of my male readers, you can stop reading right now because this post is going to confuse and upset you! We’re going to be talking about periods. Specifically, underwear that you wear during your period. It’s ugly and gross and(…)

america’s sex ed supports rape culture

america’s sex ed supports rape culture

Hey! So this semester I have a weekly column on sex and gender issues at the Brown Political Review. This post originally appeared over there. For more badass political knowledge, check out BPR! Sex-ed in America is far from perfect. It varies widely from state to state (and even school to school), but at worst it can shame(…)

how to not be creepy

how to not be creepy

Lately I’ve been thinking about what makes a guy creepy (partially because I read this article, and partially because I take public transportation every day). It really bewilders me that some guys don’t understand what does/doesn’t make a person creepy. There are apparently tons of people out there who believe creepy is a synonym for(…)

how to write a cover letter

how to write a cover letter

Photo Credit: Waponi via Compfight cc Writing a cover letter is probably the douchiest thing you will ever have to do. The entire purpose of this letter is to tell somebody else that you are great, while making it sound like you’ve been preparing for this moment (of applying for an internship with SaveTheDolphins.com) for(…)

how to survive thanksgiving at home

how to survive thanksgiving at home

1. Count your blessings. Give thanks, yall! While school is invariably more fun than home, there are a lot of fun things that you can’t do at school that you can do at home. You can stay in your room all day and not feel like you’re missing anything! You can start watching that new TV series(…)

trend watch: jk, it’s finals

trend watch: jk, it’s finals

The Trend No. No trend. It’s almost May, and I am simply trying to make it to Wednesday without imploding (after Wednesday my life will improve dramatically). This is the time that people literally spend all day in the library (the rest of the time, they’re either lying or work incredibly ineffectively). We do not(…)