We all thought T.I. had learned his lesson last year when he proudly declared that he took his then 18-year-old daughter for yearly hymen checks to ensure she was still a virgin.
He claimed at the time that he was protecting what was his, and that he wanted to keep his “property” out of the hands of “grimy little club boys”. You can listen to a deeper discussion of this topic in the Fearless podcast episode, “The Fascination with Female Virginity”.
Immediately after he admitted this in the podcast in 2019, T.I. …
This incident will be a blast from the past, taking us back to 2013. Specifically, back to the set of Seth Rogan’s film, This is the End.
Despite the fact that this took place in 2013, it’s interesting to note that even in 2020, this brief encounter is still being held against Emma Watson today.
I had never heard of the “On-set Speedo Incident” before, but recently I was scrolling through social media and encountered a story about why Emma Watson and Channing Tatum don’t work together professionally anymore.
I was shocked to hear about what happened, and also enraged to see that the narrative still remains that Channing Tatum was just having fun, and Emma Watson is a prude who needs to learn to take a joke. …
Model, actress and businesswoman Gwyneth Paltrow possesses an immense amount of social influence and powerful potential to make a radical difference in the world in truly positive ways.
Instead, however, Paltrow seems determined to squeeze every last penny she can out of hopeful and trusting women around the globe who respect or look up to her.
In a world where women’s health and body autonomy is already not taken as seriously as it should be, I have a real bone to pick with Paltrow’s “wellness” lifestyle brand and company, Goop, charging exorbitant amounts of money for faulty and dangerous products backed only by unsubstantiated, false and ludicrous claims. …
My husband and I have been living together for 3 years now.
And not once since we’ve lived together have we had this house to ourselves.
We’ve always had a sort of revolving door policy when it comes to loved ones. And we hadn’t realised until now just how out of control it’s gotten.
As we sit at the precipice of having the house finally to ourselves for the first time, we’re faced with a very strange reality of experiencing a living situation we’ve never encountered before.
One that’s just the two of us being able to enjoy one another without someone or something else also sharing our space. …
Ever since I was young, I’ve undeniably been a hopeless romantic.
Romantic comedies were my favourite to watch, and I was in a constant state of daydreaming about that moment when I would meet “The One” and just know it was true love.
Even Disney told me, from when I could first understand the media I was watching, that true love was supposed to be found in a sliver of a moment, and that love can overcome all.
That if you fight hard enough for someone, you can change their heart.
That if you stick around long enough, you can make everything better if only you love enough. …
This year has been full of plenty of surprises, difficulties, and frankly… tragedies.
At the beginning of this pandemic, I lost several clients and found myself operating on only 20% of regular my income. My mental health took a serious dive, as many experienced, while trying to cope with quarantine, self-isolation, and existing in a world that felt like it was entirely on fire.
That said, no matter how hard things have been for each of us personally, it’s safe to say we all know someone who is having an even harder time.
The best man of my wedding found himself in an emergency living situation — my husband and I, loving our friend, let him move in with us in the middle of the pandemic. …
Appearing on an episode of Jada Pinkett Smith’s “Red Table Talk”, Oliva Jade Giannulli, the daughter of Full House actress Lori Loughlin, spoke openly this week about the college bribery scandal that rocked the nation two years ago.
It was a beautiful thing to wake up and hear Elliot Page’s public announcement that he is/they are transgender, while also identifying as non-binary, going by the pronouns he/they.
As a Canadian, the Elliot Page has been a gem of my country since their debut in the film ‘Juno’, portraying a troubled teen navigating an unexpected pregnancy.
This was even more the case for my own province, as Elliot Page was born and raised in Halifax, Nova Scotia.
I’ve watched for years as Elliot Page has moved forward in their unapologetic view of their own self, identity, and life.
First coming out as bisexual several years ago, having a public LGBTQIA figure in Hollywood from Canada was such an encouragement for any person who has explored and put a finger on their own identity publicly. …
I’ve loved podcasts for years. I listen to them every single day.
But I never expected to be the host of one.
As the editors of Fearless She Wrote (Maggie Lupin & Jessica Lovejoy) and I talked earlier this year about the next step to expand our community and extend the storytelling of our messages… creating a podcast seemed like the most logical one.
And thus, Fearless She Spoke podcast was born.
As three writers, we Fearless editors have no trouble expressing our thoughts and values through our writing.
But talking? Hosting a podcast? Putting actual airwaves to those thoughts? It was a surprisingly challenging transition to make for all three of us. …
In recent months, Britney Spears has been in the headlines regularly.
#FreeBritney is a trending hashtag on all social media platforms.
Fans and celebrities alike are voicing their immense concern for Britney’s wellbeing, and the peculiar situation she is currently in which is causing her to be a prisoner in her own life.
In a tangle of public pressure, mental health struggles, opportunist family members, and millions of dollars worth of capital, the current situation for the 38-year-old Pop Star sensation is a messy and complex one.
Here is a breakdown of the struggle thus far:
Many of you will remember Britney Spears’ infamous meltdown of 2008, when she walked into a hair salon and, in front of a trove of paparazzi, shaved all of her hair clean off. …