It’s hump day! Are you surviving? I am, but just barely. It has been a busy, eventful week and we’re only halfway through!
Right this way for some mid-week distractions…
Cat Jenga! Fay would love this (for two seconds and then knock it over and scream with laughter).
A pregnancy test in… an IKEA ad?
Just as I was sitting down to my first cup of coffee at work last week, I received a link with a simple text from Jonathan: “Omg — must buy.” It arrived on Monday.
Craving: cookies ‘n’ cream cupcakes. (Bonus: ice skating US championship highlights!)
The real real life Rosie the Riveter, Naomi Parker Fraley, has died at the age of 96. She once said: “The women of this country these days need some icons. If they think I’m one, I’m happy about that.”
Fake news on social media: Twitter vs. Facebook.
Singer-songwriter Halsey’s gut-wrenching poem, “A Story Like Mine” performed at the NYC Women’s March. (Trigger warning: explicit references to sexual assault.)
How cool is this photography project?
Have you seen Paddington 2 yet? I adored the first one and now the sequel is officially the best reviewed film of all time, beating out Toy Story 2 for the most consecutive “fresh” reviews.
18 books by women and writers of color to read “that bring fire, fury, and sometimes, both.”
I cannot take my eyes off of Danielle Brooks in her SAG Awards dress. Pure magic.
(Photo by Becky Jaffe)