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[VIDEO] Whitney Watches: Teen Wolf: 5.01 & 5.02

Teen Wolf is back, with its fifth season – so I thought it was time I gave it the Whitney Watches treatment. This video covers the two part premiere- “Creatures of the Night” and “Parasomnia” So if you’re a fan, who’s watched the episodes – this series is my critical look at what’s going on.

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#MarriageEquality : Love Wins.

I should be working. But to be honest, I’ve been distracted all day long. Today the Supreme Court ruled that same-sex marriage is legal. And that all 50 states will recognize it. I want to say upfront that I would have fought for marriage equality regardless of my own sexuality. But I think that my

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[Video] Being Brave/Being Honest

Last week, I was in the middle of recording a video (talking about the way women are treated on television) and I broke down. I broke down, I thought about why… and then I recorded this video. Thank you. To all of those who helped me through this last year. Thank you. If you want

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Bob’s Burgers: Every Breath You Tikka Masala Burger

We’ve been watching a lot of Bob’s Burgers lately, and one of the things I love are the names of the Burgers of the Day. Punny, funny, and they hint at flavor combinations that I’d love to try. In one episode, Bob threw out the name of a burger (Yes, the Every Breath You Tikka

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[Vlog] March & April Ipsy Bag

It’s been a crazy couple of months. So much so that I actually didn’t get to open my ipsy bags until now. So… unboxing video! Ipsy is a monthly subscription service, like Birchbox. Only it’s $10/month. While you might not get as high end items as you would with some of the competitors, I love

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[Vlog] Whitney Wears: 5 Minute Makeup

The vlog is back! I’ve been asked how I can cram in time for makeup with kids. And honestly, there are a lot of mornings I don’t – but this is my 5 minute routine for when I want to look pulled together. So what’s the secret? Figure out what you want to focus on,

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Whitney, thy name is Insecurity

(I swear, I spent 5 minutes debating which way it goes. Is it Insecurity, thy name is Whitney? I don’t even know anymore) My brain is an exhausting space. Despite the fact that my therapist said I’m over my trauma and don’t need to go to therapy on a biweekly schedule… there’s a lot of

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When Movements are Co-Opted: MOVE ON. SPEAK UP.

Today, Calgary Expo kicked out an exhibitor who had applied for a table under false pretenses. It was a GamerGate group, who used one of the exhibitor’s webcomics as a ruse to put up GG branded signage. And they then started to derail feminist panels- such as last night’s Women in Comics panel. TheMarySue does

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UVA Rape Case: Let’s Talk About Media Coverage

Yesterday, police announced that they found no evidence to support Rolling Stone’s story about a rape at UVA. I collected a few tweets from news agencies, going from most recent to oldest. Police say they've found no evidence to support Rolling Stone's story about a rape at UVA http://t.co/icPam4IJ88 — Los Angeles Times (@latimes) March

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Comedy or Public Shaming: Fan Fic Theatre

Earlier this week, I saw a post going around Tumblr talking about Chris Gore’s upcoming panel at WonderCon – in which a group of comedians would read fanfic. And fic writers were terrified. And it’s tricky. Because I don’t blame the people who were outraged, even though the bulk of them aren’t attending WonderCon. As

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