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After ‘Me and my vulva’ photostory man tried to stand up for vernacular vagina vs vulva; it didn’t go well
After ‘Me and my vulva’ photostory in The Guardian a man tried to stand up for vernacular vagina vs vulva; It didn’t go well. But did his postulation regarding semantics deserve a title of “mansplaining” with this time last year Cosmo still looking for a “less-technical term” nickname for vaginas rather than their vulvas?
After his marriage broke up over an affair last month Jeff Bezos allegesthat “top people” at The National Enquirer tried to blackmail him by threatening to publish nude photos unless the Amazon chief ended an investigation into how the publication obtained text messages between him and his girlfriend Lauren Sánchez.
The “7 Rings” track, which interpolates My Favourite Things on a tale of impulsive jewellery shopping, was streamed 16.9m times, beating the previous record-holder, Mariah Carey’s All I Want for Christmas Is You, which had 15.3m streams one week in December 2018, but along with claims of “swag” stealing from Soulja Boy and Princess Nokia many on social media regard the music video as exploiting Japanese/east Asian culture for “aesthetic purposes”.
Matt Hancock threatens to ban social media over teen’s suicide—and possibly bruised ego he is still baring
With now Secretary of State for Health and Social Care Hancock saying “If we think they need to do things they are refusing to do, then we can and we must legislate” but how much are his threats coloured from having to admit back in May last year on the same program that the government does not have the power it needs over social media companies when ten out of fourteen social media companies snubbed his invitation for talks on making the web safer in the wake of the Facebook/Cambridge Analytica scandal?
Queen of selfies and all things Instagram, Kylie Jenner has been dethroned by an egg with that goal receiving a whopping 26 million likes within just a week and a half. Part public protest at the Kardashian-Jenner cultural bogeywomen, has the anonymous poster now been named?
With sources saying the Fulton County District Attorney’s Office has opened an investigation into allegations made against the singer in the Surviving R. Kelly docuseries and with his music shunned by radio and fellow artists and dropped by Sony after mounting #MuteRKelly protests.
My pick of the best stories of 2018.