(Pop) Culture, Feminism, Reviews

Feminist Flix: You And Your Girl Gang Will Love ‘Itty Bitty Titty Committee’

Plenty of movies out there have underlying feminist themes, but few are as in your face about it as 2007’s Itty Bitty Titty Committee. Directed by Jamie Babbit (But I’m A Cheerleader), the film follows Anna (played by Melonie Diaz), a young Latina lesbian trying to figure things out after being dumped by her girlfriend… Read More Feminist Flix: You And Your Girl Gang Will Love ‘Itty Bitty Titty Committee’

Food, Reviews, South Florida, Travel

Swensen’s Miami Gets A Make Over With Craft Burgers And Beer Shakes

Swensen’s has come a long way from the small, San Francisco-based ice cream parlor started by a World War II Navy veteran. Through the years, it expanded with franchises all across the country, then closed nearly all of them down save for the original and the restaurant located off US-1 and Red Road here in… Read More Swensen’s Miami Gets A Make Over With Craft Burgers And Beer Shakes

(Pop) Culture, Reviews, South Florida, Tunes

Review: Pearl Jam Kick Off 2016 North American Tour In South Florida, Take Us All On One Hell Of A Ride

Last night, Pearl Jam returned to South Florida (at the BB&T Center in Sunrise), twenty years since they’d played Broward County, and twenty-two since their first Miami performance  (a show that included personal favorites like “Once,” and closed out with the ever-so-crowd-pleasing cover of Neil Young’s “Rockin’ In The Free World”).  It was the kick off to their 2016… Read More Review: Pearl Jam Kick Off 2016 North American Tour In South Florida, Take Us All On One Hell Of A Ride

(Pop) Culture, Feminism, Reviews, TeeVee

Feminist Flix: Or How Feminism Could Have Saved Anna Karenina

NOTE: I’d like to preface this by stating that I have yet to read Leo Tolstoy’s Anna Karenina, so I’m unsure of how much the film adaptation veers from the original story. Also, there WILL be spoilers. You’ve been warned. Anna Karenina is the tragic story of what happens when a woman is not allowed… Read More Feminist Flix: Or How Feminism Could Have Saved Anna Karenina

(Pop) Culture, Reviews, TeeVee

Feminist Binge Watch: Why You Need To Watch Netflix’s ‘Rita’

For the past few months, Netflix kept recommending I watch a program called Rita. I didn’t know anything about the show, except it had high ratings and starred a blonde woman who reminds me of a Danish Linda Hamilton. I kept watching other shows until one night, after binge-watching all of Broad City (yet another show you… Read More Feminist Binge Watch: Why You Need To Watch Netflix’s ‘Rita’