Archives for April, 2016

Celebrities

Wentworth Miller Proves That Body Shaming Happens to Men Too

Right now, there's a huge movement going on to promote inclusiveness and body positivity among women. Actresses such as Melissa McCarthy, Amy Schumer and Lena Dunham have been very outspoken about the unfair pressure actresses face in the industry. This pressure, of course, is echoed through the halls of virtually every high school and workplace in America. Whether it's postpartum weight loss,...
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Why “Star Wars” Fans Need to Stop Hurting Jake Lloyd

I was born just as the very first Star Wars movie was about to leave theaters. According to legend, my much older brother snuck me in to a viewing despite the fact that I was a newborn. Maybe that's why I've loved the franchise my entire life. Unlike most fans my age, I can technically claim that I have "seen" all of the movies in theaters!

When Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace was announced,...
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Melissa McCarthy Joins “Plus Size” Label Debate

When you think of the original Hollywood bombshells of yesteryear, they were often buxom, voluptuous women known for their big curves. In recent years, it seems that the exact opposite is more desirable. Sure, there were women decades ago whose slender physiques could never match those of Marilyn Monroe and Jayne Mansfield but, at least, they weren’t being encouraged...
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