Archive for January, 2012

The Intellectualization of foolishness: An open letter to Toure

Jan 24, 2012 @ 9:52 am | By TheFeministGriote | 15 Discussions

Guest Post: By @wearejanedoe

The following is a response to “Who Killed It: The Weeknd’s ‘Initiation’ Weaves a Wicked Web,” an article that was recently written by Touré and published by Complex magazine on their website.

“A song pulsing with evil.” These words are a precise and … read more →

Categories: Mind Over Chatter

Nat’l Healthy Weight Week: Celebrate your body now

Jan 17, 2012 @ 2:32 pm | By TheFeministGriote | 3 Discussions

This is the third week of January and this is roundabout the time that many people start to abandon their resolutions. Losing weight is hard, but commitment to that goal is even harder.Especially, for us mere non-celebrity mortals who can’t afford a team that consists … read more →

The Game & why they should not play with social commentary.

Jan 12, 2012 @ 1:58 pm | By TheFeministGriote | 1 Discussion

I along with 5.3 million other folks,was locked into the season 5 premiere of BET’s “The Game,” on January 10. I had all my tools for the big event. I had my twitter page opened up on my macbook, my cellphone to talk/tweet from, and … read more →

“Who do I have to be to get some reciprocity?”: Vanessa vs. Kobe Bryant

Jan 09, 2012 @ 10:26 am | By TheFeministGriote | 5 Discussions

On the song the “Ex-Factor” Lauryn Hill asked this simple yet profound question, “who do I have to be to get some reciprocity?” Any person who has ever been in an unrequited love affair, has pondered and maybe even asked some variation of this question … read more →

Categories: Venus vs Mars

Queer Visibility: Can there be power in the closet?

Jan 04, 2012 @ 12:43 pm | By TheFeministGriote | 3 Discussions

There is no doubt that sexuality is on a continuum. Since 1948, we have been using the Kinsey scale and have empirical evidence that sexual orientation  is not black and white.With that said, it is safe to assert that sexual visibility is also on a … read more →

Categories: Mind Over Chatter

© 2014 The Feminist Griote, All rights reserved. Web Design in Miami