Movies

Take The Cake: The It Remake Got Everything Right Except Its Treatment Of Fat Characters

I have seen the same tropes of fat people for the entirety of my life. Personally, I am so ready for a remake on what fat people are capable of doing Read...
Virgie Tovar    |   09.14.17   |   SHARE
Bodies
It took quite a few years before a kiss felt worthy of movie magic for me and I am still waiting to be danced into bed. (Image Credit: Instagram/wolvicity)

The Movies Lied To Me

Every John Hughes movie seemed to feature a pair of diamond earrings being gifted to the heroine or shared with the bad boy, like Bender at the end Read...
Fiona Tapp    |   08.17.17   |   SHARE
Sex + Love
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Girls Trip Is For Every Girl Who's Ever Had A #Squad

Girls Trip is such an authentic portrayal of friendship and adventure — and for once, it is from the perspective of an ensemble cast of hilarious Read...
Jagger Blaec    |   07.26.17   |   SHARE
Culture
It is an age-old question: Where do you separate art from artist? And should you?

I Used To Idolize Johnny Depp — Now, My Heart Is Breaking

My relationship to him was such that, for most of my friends and family, to think of Depp is to think immediately of me — my parents and most of my Read...
Samantha Edmonds    |   06.30.17   |   SHARE
Illustration by Walter Crane (1847)

Beauty & The Beast Actually Isn't About Inner Beauty At All

When my husband suggested we see the 2017 remake of Beauty and The Beast, I told him we couldn't watch it because I'd be looking at it through Read...
Carly Findlay    |   04.3.17   |   SHARE
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You’ll Never Go Back To Default: 5 Mind-Blowing Ways To Customize Netflix

Fully embrace your Netflix addiction, impress your AV Club-loving friends and get the most out of your account with these Netflix hacks that are Read...
Claire Hopple    |   02.17.17   |   SHARE
Culture
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I'm Not Giving Up On My Dreams, And Neither Should You

I did not leave that theater the same way I arrived. It was then, as I walked back to my building and looked up at the night sky, that I knew. I Read...
Denarii Monroe    |   11.18.16   |   SHARE
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TV Should Be Guilt-Free: Tips For The Ultimate Netflix & Chill Weekends

Some weeks are longer than others. And those kind of ridiculously challenging weeks require extra recuperation time over the weekend in order to Read...
Claire Hopple    |   11.9.16   |   SHARE
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