By Jenna Perlman, Staff Writer @jenna_perlwoman Thanksgiving is a time when stuffing your face is not only accepted, but encouraged. Family comes together, eating is continuous and food babies are definitely real. Along with the amount of food being eaten comes the annual “Post-Thanksgiving/Pre-Christmas diet.” We prepare for our second huge meal at Christmas, get swimsuit ready […]

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By Jenna Perlman, Staff Writer @jenna_perlwoman To many young girls, Barbie was our first childhood best friend. We dressed her up, took her to Malibu and rode around in her pink buggy car. But I don’t think we (or at least me, personally) ever realized how disproportioned her body was. New York Daily News did the calculations, […]

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By Jenna Perlman, Staff Writer @jenna_perlwoman “Her nagging voice is the reason she lost the male vote.” With the midterm elections over, the United States is looking at the 2016 presidential election. We’ve had many political firsts in the past decade: our first African American president, our first Mormon major party presidential candidate, and our first openly […]

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By Jenna Perlman, Staff Writer @jenna_perlwoman What would you do if you caught your 10-year-old daughter sneaking around behind your back, dating an older guy and lying about her age? I honestly don’t know how I would handle it (I don’t plan to be a mother for at least 1,000 years so I’ll cross that bridge […]

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By Jenna Perlman, Staff Writer @jenna_perlwoman Well, Halloween is here. And if you’re still struggling to find the perfect costume, you’re not alone. I’m still struggling to decide between being Honey Boo Boo or a firefighter… but I digress. However, there are many morally wrong costumes out there – ones that are both incredibly controversial and […]

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By Jenna Perlman, Staff Writer @jenna_perlwoman She’s done it again, folks. Michelle Obama has won our generation’s hearts through clever humor and catchy dance moves. The White House  recently released a six-second Vine of the FLOTUS (First Lady of the United States) jamming out to “Turn down for what,” holding a turnip. She proceeds to hold the […]

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By Jenna Perlman, Staff Writer @jenna_perlwoman A lesbian couple in Ohio is suing a sperm bank. So they went to the Midwest Sperm Bank, scrolled through binders of suitable male genetics, and picked one – a white male donor, #380. Nine months later, the couple gave birth to a chil, and out popped a dark-skinned […]

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By Jenna Perlman, Staff Writer @jenna_perlwoman The state of California is making history by kicking butt and showing the country who’s boss.  On Sunday, the state unanimously passed the “Yes Means Yes” law, which defines sexual consent as a verbal agreement as well as clarifying what sexual consent really is. “Yes Means Yes” was geared […]

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By Jenna Perlman, Staff Writer @jenna_perlwoman Mmm, the start of fall means it’s prime time to order a Pumpkin Spice Latte — or as some like to call it, God’s gift to mankind. It pairs perfectly with light sweaters, UGG boots and instagrams of leaves (or as I like to cleverly call them, leafograms). But what’s […]

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