A Reflection on Stupid Girls

When I was just a baby feminist, way back about half way through high school – as I was realizing dudes being in charge of everything wasn’t really suiting my needs or happiness – P!nk was my girl. Her bright pink hair, crop tops, and loud, angry demeanor synced right up with the internal rebellion I felt at the time, and gave me an outlet for an external rebellion I didn’t

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Feminism, Space Exploration, and Lana del Rey

Just before the release of her new album, Ultraviolence, Lana del Rey came under fire for an interview she did with FADER Magazine. In the interview, del Rey claims to not be a feminist by stating, “For me, the issue of feminism is just not an interesting concept…I’m more interested in, you know, SpaceX and Tesla, what’s going to happen with our intergalactic possibilities.” She then, like many other female

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Solving mysteries is a bittersweet ordeal. There is this buildup; the collection of information, the compiling of data, and the creation of patterns is a puzzle that compels the investigator forward.When the mystery is solved, the suspense is what pushes the story on. In the final installation of The Bletchley Circle, Susan, a former decryption specialist with the Bletchley Park War effort, has followed a pattern straight to the name of

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