WordPress and the controversy of the Rainbow banner.
Vanity sizing (size inflation) is the phenomenon where ready-to-wear clothing of a particular size becomes bigger in physical dimensions over time.
In a land not so far away, in a time not so long ago, there was a very large kingdom called The Whorled. In the very middle of the kingdom was a huge castle where King Sharpmann lived with his family, friends, crusaders and 70 million Minions. Outside the castle was a huge town where … Continue reading Rise and Fall of RivetPics
You see this tuna? This tuna is boring. Stop having a boring tuna, stop having a boring life. - Offer "Vince" Shlomi (Commercial for Slap Chop) Have you ever watched the Sham Wow, Slap Chop or Schticky commercials on TV? I always crack up when Vince, the consummate salesman, says "You're gonna love my nuts" … Continue reading Facebook Thinks Your Life is Boring
At age 20, we worry about what others think of us. At age 40, we don't care what they think of us. At age 60, we discover they haven't been thinking of us at all. - Ann Landers (1918-2002) - Why do you think women worry about how they look? Do women tend to judge … Continue reading Distorted Perceptions of Beauty – Dove Evolution of a Model (Video)
I Believe Women will achieve the Equality they deserve when they can defy all the industries that make them feel unworthy. I Believe Women will achieve the Happiness they deserve when they quit worrying about their age, and how they look. I Believe the Media does a better job at Instilling Fear in people than … Continue reading Simply Eggcellent – Don’t be a Stupid Girl (Video)
Nothing irritates me more than a certain ad on webpages. You know the one - a belly that inflates and deflates. "Cut down a bit of your belly everyday by following this 1 weird old tip." I have ignored the ad until today. Today I wanted to find out just how weird this tip could … Continue reading 1 Weird Old Tip Scam
Actually, the Photo Challenge this week was simply the word Blue, but I'm feeling Blue so that is what today's post will be about. It has been one of those weeks. Nothing bad happened, but a series of little things coincided with a shift in the 'feel fine' chemical brew that keeps me on an … Continue reading I’m Blue – WordPress Sometimes Sucks the Joy Out of Blogging
I don't think people should be judged by their looks, do you? There is a catchy song by Trooper that confirms the stereotype that men are only interested in women's looks, and that women will do what it takes to meet a man's expectations: You looked a whole lot better to me From twenty feet … Continue reading Crochet – A 3 Dressed Up As a 9
I'm a day late getting to the SOPA/PIPA Protest. I spent Blackout Day trying to find a comfortable position. My back and shoulders suddenly decided to go on strike against the rest of my body, and the picket lines they erected made life for the whole gang pretty uncomfortable. I alternated between lying down, sitting … Continue reading Stop Online Piracy Act