selfies
You know that thing where you write a word so many times it starts to lose all meaning? I'm doing that with "selfie" right now.
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Nov 22, 2013 at 11:00am | 569 comments

unpopular opinion
It seems innocent enough, but clicking that little “like” button on Instagram hurts women more than you think.
plastic surgery
Piercing my nose at 30 to cure my insecurities -- good idea, or awful? YOU DECIDE!
fat
“Nobody wants to see that,” says every insulting commenter ever.
selfies
Most of the time, I post a selfie because I think I look pretty -- today/in this light/in this lipstick/in this outfit.
in

Mar 5, 2013 at 4:05pm | 218 comments

target
Up until now I have successfully avoided buying into the hype that is Target designer collaborations.
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Sep 15, 2014 at 4:00pm | 175 comments

okcupid
My OkCupid picture is of my naked back. Here are some of the responses I have gotten.
sluts
As a hot-blooded American woman, I expect corporations to create products for all my needs and neuroses and am appalled by the dearth of products in the slut category.
friendship
The "selfie generation" -- supposedly vain, narcissistic and driven solely by instant gratification -- is actually very considerate when it comes to other people's insecurities, especially when it comes to posting photos online.
selfies
What else would make my life better? What other inventions need to be produced in order for my life to be as easy and streamlined as possible? I'M GLAD YOU ASKED!
shoppables
instagram
Don't make me feel bad about using Instagram filters.
selfies
Being forced to take pictures of myself constantly started to breed more self-confidence, and looking at those pictures, I stopped seeing the things I used to see that I hated.
selfies
Looking at myself objectively, I wondered, “Why do I care so much about how I and everyone else looks online?”
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Sep 18, 2013 at 6:00pm | 84 comments

selfies
I'd rather see a billion photos of your brunch over a post-coital selfie.
selfies
The bookshelfie and shelfie alike are ways not just to geek out with fellow book fiends, but also to send a signal about your cultural, social, and class position.
shoppables
You are really pretty. I'd totally wear your face on a shirt!
instagram
If I can't Instagram my choice of shoes for the day, then WHAT'S THE POINT IN LIVING? Also featuring photos of the Official Great xoJane Florida Meet-Up!
selfies
The person taking the selfie is often a girl. And you know what? I like it when girls feel good about the way they look.
sex
Pulled directly from my "Do Not Want" Files (The Prude Collection) comes Glance, an app that lets you watch yourself have sex during the act, from a variety of angles, while wearing Google Glass. Agghhhh!
in

Jan 25, 2014 at 11:00am | 36 comments

style
photos
Don't you think those #365feministselfie pics deserve better than the grainy output of a 1.3 megapixel sensor? I think they do.
in

May 8, 2014 at 6:00pm | 12 comments