This article from Slate about the perpetuation of the sassy, fiery, stubborn, hot-tempered redheaded stereotype is an interesting read. The author asserts that she’s not one of them and doesn’t get it; I believe and respect that. I am probably closer to the stereotype and feel proud to be a redhead; for some reason though,… Continue reading On Fiery Redheads
Cyros International, the world’s biggest sperm bank, doesn’t want redheaded donors anymore. The demand is too low, they stated. I suppose there’s still a chance that the ever-popular brown hair brown eyed donor is a carrier of the recessive mutated MC1R gene, but my completely scientific theory is that even less redheaded babies are going… Continue reading Sperm bank catalyzing redhead extinction
This is a ridiculous* ‘news article’. [*that is, unless I can make money from being a redhead, too.]Redheads in Need of Scholarship Cash & Teaching Budget
Worst jokey art ever. Dislike. I post it 1) because I don’t want it emailed to me and 2) as a reminder that people are mean horrible to gingers redheads sometimes and it’s borderline completely uncool. So, be cool, people.
The esteemed Liz Manno and I finally got to be judges at a Moth Story Slam tonight at The Bitter End! After braving the cold by waiting in line for 1.5 hours, we got a seat front and center for Disaster. Hosted by the wonderful Jen Hixon and Sara Barron, each story slam features 10… Continue reading Volatile Redheads killed it tonight @mothstories
LiLo’s back to being a redhead. Don’t know why she ever quit; she was so cute and innocent and awesomely famous (read: my 12-year-old self’s hero) in Parent Trap. Alas, 12-year-old redheads now only have a drugged up LiLo to look up to, and that’s no fun. (or is it?) More positive redhead celebs, please.… Continue reading