diets
Eat astronaut kibble, cry a lot, and then your future self will hand you a tissue THROUGH TIME, albeit one dotted with the shattered remains of Einstein's theories of relativity.
in

Feb 26, 2013 at 3:00pm | 343 comments

race
We are a brown blur, a coded caricature painted in broad strokes where we are all “sassy” and “urban” and cannot simply clean the kitchen floor without finger-snappin’ and mouthpoppin’ at our appliances.
#notbuyingit
On Sunday, while my boyfriend was paying attention to the Super Bowl, I was paying attention to my Twitter stream's reaction to the Super Bowl, which was filled with feminists utilizing the #notbuyingit hashtag to call out sexism in advertising.
commercials
Hey, DJ Ad Traffic Manager, play my song.
in

Jul 7, 2014 at 10:00am | 137 comments

animal rights
I have lots of problems with PETA. This is just the most recent one.
commercials
Who is perpetuating this whole girls-can’t-do-math thing? It might be us.
in

May 3, 2012 at 1:00pm | 124 comments

racism
It sure is great living here in post-race America! GO FOOTBALL!
in

Jan 31, 2013 at 4:30pm | 31 comments

racism
The hateful and racist response on YouTube to this Cheerios commercials revealed that a number of bigots still hold deep contempt for interracial relationships.
body politics
Cake isn't evil, no matter what this commercial may tell you. Believe me, I am an expert on this.
beauty culture
An AMAZING new product promises to ERASE all your so-called imperfections! The only catch? It's fake.
advertising
I am, as of today, only buying beers that don’t condescend to me.
in

May 24, 2011 at 3:02pm | 0 comments

advertising
Why eat actual cheesecake when you can choke down a really disgusting artificially-sweetened approximation of cheesecake in semi-liquid form out of a plastic cup instead?
in

Jun 17, 2011 at 10:02am | 0 comments

advertising
Well, all day long at school I hear how great Vagina is at this or how wonderful Vagina did that! Vagina! Vagina! Vagina! On a Summer's Eve, what other body parts should we be trumpeting?