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Today in Nostalgia: Beanie Babies

Every week, Today in Nostalgia looks at the trends we once clung to, defended, and were ultimately betrayed by. Memberships to the Beanie Babies Official Club accepted; BYOB too-large jawbreakers. Let’s do this. Trend: Beanie Babies Era of cool: 1996-1997 Describe, please: Well, it was only a matter of time. You remember. I remember. Hell, even John Lithgow… Read More »


Where Are You Watching the Oscars?

We are thick in the middle of Oscar season again and the excitement is building. 12 Years A Slave! Gravity! American Hustle! Her! The Wolf Of Wall Street! Who will win best picture? Who will have the best speech? And WHO will they be wearing?! On Sunday, March 2, millions will have their eyes glued… Read More »


Shedoesthecity’s Top Ten Stories of 2013

These were the stories that captured the most attention on our site this year. Some are sexy, some are serious, some will make you think and others will have you snort-laughing at your desk. The Grown Ass Woman’s Guide to Crying by Monica Heisey You’ll LOL and you’ll cry, but you were probably already crying anyway. Stand-out… Read More »


Why People Need To Stop Hating on Zooey Deschanel

FOX’s New Girl is back on TV, and while I’m looking forward to a third season of laughs with Zooey Deschanel and co., I’m not looking forward to the inevitable complaints that accompany any mention of Ms. Deschanel. Whether it’s in the blogosphere or in real life, any mention of my love for Zooey Deschanel… Read More »


Dress your age? Unpacking ageism in today’s beauty ideals

Sarah Silverman recently went on Totally Biased to address the ageism she encountered at the James Franco Roast. She spoke about the issue with sincerity and dismay, admitting that the discrimination made her feel awful. She also talked about the fraudulence of beauty ideals and joked that she just wanted to tell the Real Housewives… Read More »


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