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What Sport Do You Play?

I’ve been a cheerleader for almost 11 years.  That’s half of my life. You’d think that by now I’d be used to people telling me that what I do isn’t a sport.  We’ve all heard the stereotypes-“cheerleaders are dumb,” “they’re … Continue reading

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True Love Will Find You In The End…

  This Axe commercial was aired in August 2012 and stars two main characters: a creepy Cousin It-esque ball of hair  and a headless pair of perfectly round and perky breasts (complete with floating arms and tiny legs).  In her … Continue reading

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What is discrimination?

There is no argument that in today’s society the nursing profession is dominated by women.  Yet, oddly enough, the ancient origins of the practice we now classify as nursing were once carried out predominantly by men.  According to Lorber “as … Continue reading

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