Belinda Rochelle

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​Smart home, smart lock, smart deals

From Home Deals: A smart lock can be your first step into a smart home. Here are the best deals out there on smart locks<p><i>Welcome to Home Deals, where we pick out the best deals on things you need for your home, garden and beyond. Like our cousin,</i> the Cheapskate<i>, we'll give you a regular selection of</i> …

Home Automation

Oprah and Ava DuVernay made a Netflix special together and you can watch it NOW!

Filmmaker and director Ava DuVernay is no stranger to success. Her 2014 film, <i>Selma,</i> earned both Golden Globe and Oscar nominations, as well as making …

The NFL world slammed the Packers defense after its blowout loss in Atlanta

The Packers defense had a rough time trying to stop the Falcons offense in the NFC Championship. Matt Ryan and company had no problem marching up and down the field on their way to hanging 44 points on Green Bay in a 23-point win.<p>Twitter, as it’s wont to do, threw a good old fashion roast at the …

NFL

Dive into America’s Most Popular Lesbian Pool Party

Scenes from the Dinah Shore Weekend, a five-day lesbian festival that takes place in Palm Springs every spring.<p>They say curiosity killed the cat, and though I may have lost a few of my nine lives, I'm still kicking after my first trip to Dinah Shore. To those who aren't in the know, the Dinah is a …

Amanda Nunes is UFC's First Openly Lesbian Champion

<b>Amanda Nunes</b> is the Ultimate Fighting Championship's (UFC) first openly lesbian <i>campeón</i> after she defeated <b>Miesha Tate</b> in this weekend's UFC 200 fight.<p>READ: Ronda Rousey Appears on 'Sports Illustrated' Swimsuit Edition<p>The 28-year-old Brazilian took the fight within three minutes and 18 seconds, …

Video: Argentine Women Lead ‘Lesbian Kiss-Fest’ Protest Against Discrimination

RECENTLY, A LESBIAN COUPLE was asked to leave La Biela cafe in Buenos Aires, a (generally) tolerant city where gay marriage has been legal for years. …

Lesbian

The Stereotypes Lesbians Must Fight Against

Filmmaker Nneka Onuorah made her first documentary about an overlooked issue facing her community.<p>Nneka Onuorah wasn't planning to be a filmmaker when she studied psychology in college, but an internship at BET Networks catapulted her career as a television producer. Six years later, she decided …

8 Lesbians Reveal Their Most Awkward Shower Sex Moments

"After she fainted, my girlfriend decided to stand up and she promptly slammed her head into the bottom of our metal towel rack."<p>I happen to believe that all shower sex is pretty awkward, but some shower sex blows other shower sex experiences out of the water. Cosmopolitan.com spoke with eight …

Time I

Internet Star HartBeat Opens Up at VidCon: 'YouTube Needed a Black Lesbian'

Comedian and YouTube star HartBeat doesn’t mince her words when asked why she started making comedy videos for the site.<p>“Because I was black and …

Lesbian

Actress Aubrey Plaza reveals she's had lesbian experience | Fox News

Nobody is safe when they visit Andy Cohen’s “Watch What Happens Live,” and actress Aubrey Plaza found that out.<p>The “Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates” actress appeared on the show this week, and, while playing a game of “Plead the Fifth,” she admitted to having had a lesbian experience.<p>Plaza, who is …

Improving Lesbian Health

Lesbian

Four lesbians sue U.S. state for insisting sex with a man proves infertility | Reuters

NEW YORK (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Four lesbian women are suing a U.S. state for discrimination for insisting women have unprotected sex with a …

LGBTQI

We Know Who Negan Kills on The Walking Dead…But There's A Twist

The question on every <i>The Walking Dead</i> fan's chapped, thirsty lips this offseason is, "who did Negan (Jeffrey Dean Morgan) kill?" Finally, we have an …

6 Leadership Lessons Every Business Owner Must Know (or You'll Undercut Your Team and Lose Your Talent)

Most of us who've started our own businesses never had much in the way of formal management training. As a result, we've groped around in the dark, finding our own way to a leadership style that we use in our company.<p>Here are 6 lessons to help you refine your leadership style that will not only …

Emma Watson: 'Calling me a feminazi doesn't affect me'

Harry Potter star, who is set to take a year off from Hollywood to pursue gender studies, reveals her fame is no protection against sex discrimination<p>Emma Watson has said she remains determined to continue campaigning on gender issues despite having been labelled a “feminazi” by critics.<p>The actor …

Feminism

33 Life-Changing Books in Honor of International Women’s Day

In honor of International Women’s Day, Women’s History Month, and all women everywhere, we asked the all-volunteer staff at VIDA to tell us about the …

Book review: In Other Words, Jhumpa Lahiri’s chronicle of learning Italian, is a work of remarkable diligence

A collection of essays written in Italian and then translated to English, the book captures the process of learning a new language.<p>In 1937, shortly after relocating permanently to Paris, Samuel Beckett wrote to his friend Axel Kaun.<p>"It is becoming more and more difficult, even senseless, for me to …

International Women's Day: A look back at female firsts in politics

<b>(CNN) —</b> On International Women's Day, CNN Politics takes a look back at the first women to ever hold prominent positions in the world of politics.<p>From Jeannette Rankin, a Montana Republican who in 1917 became the first woman to serve in Congress, to New York Democrat Shirley Chisholm, who in 1969 …

Human Rights

The Bachelor Contestant Jubilee Sharpe Reveals the Details of Her Tragic Past

Earlier this season, <i>The Bachelor</i> contestant Jubilee Sharpe told Ben Higgins about her tragic family history, saying she was adopted from an orphanage …

Second Wachowski filmmaker comes out as a transgender woman

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - "The Matrix" filmmaker Lilly Wachowski, formerly known as Andy, came out as a transgender woman on Tuesday, four years after her sister Lana Wachowski revealed she was a transgender woman.<p>Lilly Wachowski, 48, said in a statement in Chicago's Windy City Times that she decided …

LGBTQI

Second Wachowski filmmaker sibling comes out as trans - Gay Lesbian Bi Trans News Archive

The second sibling of the filmmaking duo known as The Wachowskis has come out as transgender.<p>Lilly Wachowski, 48, sibling of Lana, 50, came out in a …

5 Female Architects Who Left Lasting Marks in Philly

From the first registered female architect in the city to today's Denise Scott Brown<p>Architecture often gets a bad rap for its lack of female professionals. And it's true—a 2012 American Institute of Architects survey found that 17 percent of registered architects were female. But let's not forget …

90-Year-Old Woman Skips Cancer Treatment to Go RVing Across the Country: 'I'm Hitting the Road'

Most people have dreams that they intend to do “someday,” but never get around to them.<p>That’s been the case for a 90-year-old woman named Norma, who …

Cancer Treatment

Lupita Nyong'o on Rethinking Her Life After Her Oscar Win – and Making Her Broadway Debut

After Lupita Nyong’o won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress in 2014 for her powerful role in <i>12 Years a Slave</i>, she admits she did some soul …

New York City

Leslie Jones Defends Her Ghostbusters Role Amid Racial Controversy: 'Just Go See the Movie!'

Leslie Jones isn’t afraid of ghosts – or haters.<p>The <i>Saturday Night Live</i> star defended her <i>Ghostbusters</i> role via Twitter Thursday night, after the …

Film Industry

Before There Was Caitlyn Jenner, There Was Jill Soloway and Transparent

It’s hard to believe <i>Transparent</i> debuted only a year ago.<p>When it premiered last September, the show about the life and family of Mort, a man in his 60s who transitions into a woman, later named Maura, quickly won critics and audiences over, with Vulture calling the series “transcendent” and <b>Emily</b> …

TV's New Revolutionary: How Jill Soloway Is Singlehandedly Changing the Game

Step aside, boys. With the second season of her groundbreaking Amazon series, 'Transparent', premiering in December, Soloway is flexing her newfound clout.<p>"Can we just, like, have a dance party?" Jill Soloway asks the cast and crew of <i>Transparent</i>, who just found out this morning that their show has …

'Transparent' Creator Jill Soloway Comes Out

She is currently in a relationship with poet Eileen Myles.<p>"Transparent" show creator Jill Soloway came out during an interview with the New Yorker in the Dec. 14 issue.<p>Soloway is currently dating poet Eileen Myles, who inspired a storyline in the upcoming season of the hit Amazon series. It shows …

Feminism

The Skinny trailer: Jill Soloway produces, Jessie Kahnweller created and stars in the dark comedy web series

“You don’t look like a person that has an eating disorder. You’re beautiful and you’re happy. And you’re tan.”<p>This is what a mother (Illeana Douglas) …

‘The Skinny’s’ Jessie Kahnweiler on Bulimia, the Patriarchy, and Working with Jill Soloway

In the very first episode of her web series <i>The Skinny,</i> Jessie Kahnweiler’s character binges, purges, and uses her soon-to-be-ex-boyfriend as a …