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CBS Cuts Rihanna From Thursday Night Football, Slate.

While the network may have been peeved at Rihanna’s reaction, this is a terrible decision. The Ray Rice controversy blew up not just because of the video, but also because the Baltimore Ravens and the NFL initially portrayed domestic violence as a couple’s mutual responsibility, instead of holding the abuser solely responsible. By cutting Rihanna’s … Continue reading

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Female rock fans shout out: ‘I shouldn’t have to like pop just because I’m a girl’.

They rebut the perception that metal is rooted in sexism; if anything, Southcott contends, “boys think it’s cool that you’ve got good taste in music.” That attitude is trickling upwards to the bands themselves, according to James McMahon, editor of Kerrang! (which has a 51% female readership). “You can’t carry on like you’re in Mötley … Continue reading