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Teen Vogue: Won’t Somebody Think of the Children

Bear with me. I just wanted to use that for a headline. And use this GIF via GIPHY So Teen…

Pirates, change and the redhead.

It shouldn’t be news to anyone that I’m a fan of the Pirates of the Caribbean ride at Disneyland. Annual…

I hate Cinco de Mayo

There. I said it. I hate Cinco de Mayo. I also hate St. Patrick’s Day, and it isn’t just because…

On the NHL skipping the Olympics.

Today, the NHL released a press statement that they wouldn’t be stopping their season to allow players to participate in…

Dear Marvel, Diversity isn’t the Problem

Today, there was an interview where David Gabriel said that Marvel’s diverse titles had failed and they had feedback from…

Longing for the Sea.

Sometimes I dream of the sea. I can taste the sea air, feel the water on my body and the…

Congrats Riverdale, Now Do Your Homework

So Riverdale was renewed for a second season. And as I’ve been having some lovely weekly twitter chats with fellow…

Riverdale: the Grundy problem

I’ve been watching Riverdale for the last four episodes. I’ve started and stopped so many posts about this show it…

It’s 2017, and I’m falling apart.

The irony is, it isn’t even the political stuff. My name is Whitney Drake, and I’m probably in the worst…

To the Young Women of the US, why we march.

I’m going to do something shocking. And repost something I wrote on another social network. I actually posted this on…