"Frumpy Girl’s Guide to Hollywood Makeovers"

Hollywood’s history with move makeovers has been, in just a couple of words, confusing and offensive. Here’s Vickie’s attempt at breaking them down. [<— link to the rest!]

[Image description: purple and black alternating diamond pattern in background. At the center is a pissed-off grey and white cat. Top text: “&#8217;don&#8217;t tax the wealthy&#8217;” Bottom text: “translation: &#8216;history class is for losers&#8217;”]
seriously&#8230;doesn&#8217;t this all look kind of familiar&#8230;?

[Image description: purple and black alternating diamond pattern in background. At the center is a pissed-off grey and white cat. Top text: “’don’t tax the wealthy’” Bottom text: “translation: ‘history class is for losers’”]

seriously…doesn’t this all look kind of familiar…?

[Image description: purple and black alternating diamond pattern in background. At the center is a pissed-off grey and white cat. Top text: “bachmann: why do we need a dept. of education?” Bottom text: “answer: to help prevent production of more bachmanns”]
education: ignorance&#8217;s archnemesis.

[Image description: purple and black alternating diamond pattern in background. At the center is a pissed-off grey and white cat. Top text: “bachmann: why do we need a dept. of education?” Bottom text: “answer: to help prevent production of more bachmanns”]

education: ignorance’s archnemesis.

[Image description: purple and black alternating diamond pattern in background. At the center is a pissed-off grey and white cat. Top text: “new voting restrictions” Bottom text: “because the people are wising up”]
inspired by an article i just read about the GOP&#8217;s recent efforts to limit voting for Democrats in the 2012 election.

[Image description: purple and black alternating diamond pattern in background. At the center is a pissed-off grey and white cat. Top text: “new voting restrictions” Bottom text: “because the people are wising up”]

inspired by an article i just read about the GOP’s recent efforts to limit voting for Democrats in the 2012 election.

it’s weird to me that feminists are equated with nazis when we’re not the ones who’re bent on ridding the world of particular groups of people.

…i mean…am i right?

When people want to insult a woman, they say she’s chubby, slutty, and/or aging poorly. In other words, she enjoys herself. — Diablo Cody
I became a feminist as an alternative to becoming a masochist. — Sally Kempton
[Image description: purple and black alternating diamond pattern in background. At the center is a pissed-off grey and white cat. Top text: “&#8217;God hates fags&#8217;” Bottom text: “Then why&#8217;d he make us so awesome?”]

[Image description: purple and black alternating diamond pattern in background. At the center is a pissed-off grey and white cat. Top text: “’God hates fags’” Bottom text: “Then why’d he make us so awesome?”]

[Image description: purple and black alternating diamond pattern in background. At the center is a pissed-off grey and white cat. Top text: “Sex:” Bottom text: “Requires education and practice”]

[Image description: purple and black alternating diamond pattern in background. At the center is a pissed-off grey and white cat. Top text: “Sex:” Bottom text: “Requires education and practice”]