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Seasons of Love: The Effects of Anti-Feminist TV Characters on Self-Image

Over the past month or so, I’ve gotten into re-watching Gilmore Girls. I went through puberty and adolescence watching this series. As a dorky 13 year old, I identified personally with the show’s protagonist Rory Gilmore–a beautiful, smart, nerdy, charismatic teenager who loved reading and was hopelessly awkward with boys. I looked to her in my… Read More Seasons of Love: The Effects of Anti-Feminist TV Characters on Self-Image

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I don’t remember when I gave you permission to judge my body Is it inherent for men to have the right to compliment my butt? Am I supposed to smile and thank you when you say my boobs look good? When I wear lipstick because it makes me happy you don’t understand You seem so… Read More objects