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The Pool Party In 'Shrill' And What It's Like To Be Surrounded By Half-Naked Fat Women
, Guest Writer
"I’ve been part of groups of voluptuous Lycra-clad women invading the beaches with our not-sorry fattery," the author writes.
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Lindy West's 'Shrill' Is Being Adapted By Aidy Bryant For Hulu
Hulu described the production as “the story of a fat young woman who wants to change her life, but not her body.”
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Red Carpet Rape
Rev. Miller Jen Hoffman
Pastor, Rape Crisis Counselor, Writer
With the allegations against Harvey Weinstein of sexual coercion and violence, something seems to have cracked the Elizabethan
Lindy West via Instagram
This Memoir Is Full Of Period Jokes, But It’s Not A ‘Woman Book'
Lindy West will fight for you, even if you send her hate mail. Take note, dudes.
#HashtagActivism -- Turning Whispers Into Shouts and Fighting Stigma With Story
While many still wish to denounce hashtag activism as narcissistic, lazy, and ultimately devoid of real solutions, I have to firmly disagree.
Why Women Are Shouting Out Their Abortion Stories On Twitter
An Open Letter (aka a Very Long Tweet) to Lindy West About Retweeting My Tweet
Comedian, journalist, filmmaker, doofus
I do not make rape jokes and I do not think rape is funny. I support you in your fight against domestic violence, the abuse of women and misogyny, but your fight to ban horrible things from comedy is fruitless.
Guys, We Can Counter Rape Culture
Comics don't take well to being told they're misogynist and yet they love being told that they're offensive.
What Happens When
Tell Rape Jokes?
Writer, professor, humorist, blogger. Troublemaker.
The funny woman wields humor in such a way as to remove one gag (through her refusal of silence), even as she makes another -- a joke. Thus, she simultaneously resists shutting down and shutting up.
What We Talk About When We Talk About Rape (and Lindy West)
Film and cultural critic
Hi, I'd like to share a story. Once in New York I watched a comedy show where the last and headlining comedian made a barrage
Do you have info to share with HuffPost reporters?
Comedian vs. Feminist: Jim Norton & Lindy West Debate On 'Totally Biased' (VIDEO)
On Thursday, "Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell" took the conversation to the next level and held a debate between Jezebel
'How To Be A Person': Hilarious College Guide's Tips On Choosing Schools By Region
This is that damp, green place up in the corner. The Pacific Northwest is the nation’s leading exporter of trees, airplanes
'Vampire Diaries' Season 4, Justin Bieber On 'X Factor': 5 Things We're Into This Week!
This is the latest installment in a series where the HuffPost Teen editors round up five things they're excited about each
20 Non-Fiction Writers Under 40
OK, so you may remember that a few months back a little magazine called The New Yorker decided to make a list of 20 top fiction
Sex and The City 2: Sad And Trivial Cliches 2
Lisa is a guest on the planet, aware and articulate about the ...
Sex and The City
was a huge disappointment. Sitting there in that total surround sound huge multiplex theater I was embarrassed to be a woman and a Westerner.
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