Julie Zeilinger, is a 16-year-old high school sophomore from Pepper Pike, Ohio and the owner of theFBomb.org In this case the “F Bomb” stands for “feminist.” However, the fact that the “F Bomb” usually refers to a certain swear word in popular culture is not coincidental. TheFBomb.org is for girls who have enough social awareness to be angry and who want to verbalize that anger. … [Read more...] about This is What a Feminist Looks Like
Is Twitter elitist? The blogging community has generally placed cross promotion and inclusion high on the list of founding values. Facebook encourages networking, friending, joining groups to promote concerns both local and global. Twitter on the other hand seems to be the antithesis of that approach. Rather than cross promote, read and include the emphasis seems to be on self promotion and … [Read more...] about Elite Tweets
Skdadl at POGGE tagged me for this meme. I think I will likely be pretty boring in comparison to most of you. Paid Work in no particular order Babysitter Cashier Secretary - 3 different places Accounts Receivable Worked in a garment sweat shop for a week that was an eye opener. Florist phone order taker Retail Sales - gift shop, St. Clair Paint, Shoppers Drug Mart … [Read more...] about The Working Meme
April Reign has been nominated over at the CBA's in the Best Non-Partisan Blog and Best progressive Blog categories. Thank you for the nominations! Unfortunately for the mods at the CBA's they must sort between traditional blogs like mine and such feminist stalwarts as BBW. :lol: Good luck with that mods and good luck to everyone nominated. Especially the progressives ;) … [Read more...] about You like me! You really like me!
I've been lax on my political blogging, though much of what I'm reading makes you wonder if the human race has jumped the shark. What I have been doing is building Wordpress themes Serenity was my first one. I had thought about calling it "it's my first day"(Simpsons fans will get that) The second and third are a wide and narrow version of the same theme. It's called Dark Room (920px version … [Read more...] about WordPress themes and other things
April Reign is now the proud owner of two new blogs. Fat Cat Designs: Building and designing on wordpress. Fat Cat Designs does everything from full site design to adding some graphics or tweaking code. Mousetales: Is a place to discuss all things tech. Blogging platforms to the latest games. New so short on content but new content will be added constantly and we are accepting … [Read more...] about Shameless Promotion