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Transgender teen can wear makeup in South Carolina DMV photo

As part of a legal settlement announced Wednesday, South Carolina's Department of Motor Vehicles will allow a transgender teenager to wear makeup and women's clothing for her driver's license photo, rather than requiring her to dress like a boy.<p>Chase Culpepper, 17, contended in a federal lawsuit …

Meet Andreja Pejic, Vogue’s First Transgender Feature Model

2015 may only be a few months in, but it’s already shaping up to be a huge one for firsts in the world of modeling, likely changing the (once seemingly cookie cutter) industry as we know it forever. We’ve seen more fashion companies featuring the women in their offices vs famous faces. The first …

Olivia Wilde: Why I’m Backing Hillary Clinton for President

The actress discusses her most emotional role to date, how Hillary Clinton can stand up for girls and women, the backlash against her infamous …

Gabe Newell Is a Boss in This New Indie Game

<b>[UPDATE]</b> According to a tweet from developer Powerhoof, Valve is on board with Crawl using a Gabe Newell character as a boss.<p><i>The original story is below.</i><p>Indie game Crawl is adding a secret new boss character: Valve managing director Gabe Newell.<p>Developer Powerhoof recently revealed the new addition …

Animal Crossing: Happy Home Designer Rewind Theater - IGN Video

IGN's Jose Otero and Kallie Plagge take a closer look at the recently revealed footage of the new card-based amiibo game.

How to make your own 'classic' Apple watch

You can read a review of an Apple Watch that will cost you a whole lot of money, or you can just make your own. I mean, this one is based on the Apple II, but we guarantee you'll save a ton of money taking this route.<p>"Although the MCU I'm using runs at a blistering (by early 1980's standards) 72 …

BioShock Creator's Next Game is About "Fluid Relationships"

Ken Levine, a man famous for his role in creating the System Shock and BioShock games, hinted at the some of his ideas for his next project in an interview with Game Informer.<p>Last year Irrational Games closed its doors. Levine and a small team of others left to work on a "smaller, more …

New Study Finds No Link Between Gaming And Sexist Attitudes

A few days ago a German longitudinal study was published that explored the connection between gaming and sexist attitudes. The results broadly show that playing videogames doesn’t make people sexist.<p>The study was based around cultivation theory, which posits that long-term exposure to media content …

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Here's what's worth buying from Destiny's Xur, April 10-12

<b>Watch on YouTube | Subscribe to Polygon on YouTube</b><p>If you're playing <i>Destiny</i>, you're probably familiar with Xur, the weekly exotic item merchant who arrives in the tower on Friday at 5 a.m. ET and departs on Sunday at 5 a.m. ET. If you're a casual player, it can be hard to know where your hard-earned …

Marakesh's Girl Biker Gangs

Following up on his stereotype-shattering series ‘Kesh Angels—which depicts the girl biker gangs of Marakesh through technicolor imagery—photographer and filmmaker Hassan Hajjaj will premiere a new film “A Day in the Life of Karima: A Henna Girl.” The documentary follows Hajjaj’s favorite ‘Kesh …

Women Are Poorer Than Men in Every State

New findings from IWPR expose disturbing disparities in poverty levels nationwide. Despite obtaining higher levels of education, women—particularly …