The Bluestocking Diaries

A Feminist Perspective on Pop Culture

The Sinéad-Miley Melée

missaliceteeple:

I don’t usually get sucked into celebrity feuds, but this one between Miley Cyrus and Sinéad O’Connor has struck a very deep chord with me as a woman, a feminist, and an artist. I think I’d like to weigh in with my own open letter, to no one in particular.

I’ve been a massive fan of…

Agree with everything.

Painter painting in our land pictures of only white angels
Painter painting in our time in shadows of yesterday

Painter, if you paint with love, paint me some black angels now
For all good blacks in heaven, painter show us that you care

Eartha Kitt - Angelitos Negros (1970 performance)

Love her #earthakitt #blackangelsplease

(Source: foxwin, via beingliberal)

fuckyesleishahailey:

Favourite TLW Moments 5/∞: Alice + Dana + Prank Calls

"Hello..oh hello yeah, I was wondering if your refrigerator was running. Oh, it is? Go, go they said "yeah", come on do it…"

"Well then you better catch it!"

"MOM?!"

Love love love her

A woman from the audience asks: ‘Why were there so few women among the Beat writers?’ and [Gregory] Corso, suddenly utterly serious, leans forward and says: “There were women, they were there, I knew them, their families put them in institutions, they were given electric shock. In the ’50s if you were male you could be a rebel, but if you were female your families had you locked up.

—Stephen Scobie, on the Naropa Institute’s 1994 tribute to Allen Ginsberg (via fuckyeahbeatniks)

(via commovente)

buffyvore:

My Gifs: Willara, last moments (Seeing Red, 6x19)

Love the two of them together

Meet Dattch, The Grindr for Girls

bustmagazine:



Someone has finally developed an app (similar to Grindr and Tinder) that focuses solely on girls loving girls. (Finally!) Dattch is a new app in the market that is directed towards lesbian and bisexual women.


Built by women for women, it’s designed to surpass any of the experiences that women have on other dating apps. Dattch founder and CEO, Robyn Exton says that “You can&rsquo… Read More

From BUST.com

Meet Dattch, The Grindr for Girls

bustmagazine:



Someone has finally developed an app (similar to Grindr and Tinder) that focuses solely on girls loving girls. (Finally!) Dattch is a new app in the market that is directed towards lesbian and bisexual women.


Built by women for women, it’s designed to surpass any of the experiences that women have on other dating apps. Dattch founder and CEO, Robyn Exton says that “You can&rsquo… Read More

From BUST.com