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‘Every Inch Of You Is Perfect From The Bottom To The Top’: On The Popularity Of Body-Acceptance Anthems

Aug 21 2014 4:14pm CDT | Source: ThinkProgress

CREDIT: Amy Sussman/Invision/AP The most important thing about Meghan Trainor’s song, “All About That Bass,” is that it’s great. The hit is everywhere, at number two on the Billboard charts and getting the parody treatment on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon. It’s catchy and surprising, with some cool doo-wop and reggae influences and playful, tongue-in-cheek phrasing. Trainor grew up in Nantucket and has an uncle from Trinidad; she told Bill ...
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Katy Perry Should Talk To Questlove About Cultural Appropriation

Jul 30 2014 3:01pm CDT | Source: ThinkProgress

CREDIT: John Shearer/Invision/AP Katy Perry, renowned wig-wearer and metaphor-mixer, is on the cover of the new Rolling Stone. A teaser for the Brian Hiatt-penned feature went up on the RS site today, and in it is an excerpt of, as Hiatt describes, Perry’s “passionate defense of her intentions” regarding her oft-criticized “cultural insensitivity,” like the time she dressed up like a geisha and her use of “big-bootied mummies” in her tour: “As far as the mum ...
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In the Loop: Rep. Dingell: What’s a Kardashian?

Jul 22 2014 12:03pm CDT | Source: Post Politics: - The Washington Post

At 88 years old, Rep. John Dingell (D-Mich.) has absolutely no idea who Kim Kardashian is or, moreover, what she has to do with clean water. (Answer: Nothing.) The longest-erving member of Congress helped write the Clean Water Act, so it’s an issue near and dear to his heart. So imagine his confusion when the Environmental Protection Agency’s Office of Water starts talking about a reality star ...
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