Shannon Melero
ginamerlot
Spurned blogger. Out for vengeance.
2/7/20
2:38 PM
52

I am so tired of hearing about what Kobe Bryant “did” for women’s basketball. As if the only way something can succeed is because of a man. As someone who worked at a fancy hotel, I know all too well the kinds of dangerous situations that employees can be put into by management. (Off topic, but my first week on the Read more

1/27/20
12:18 AM
7

That song literally sounded like it was written for the purpose of purity balls and wedding father daughter dances for girls who attended purity balls. Read more

1/24/20
2:17 PM
115

Scarlett Johansson’s already up for the role of Lydia in the film adaptation.

1/17/20
2:50 PM
6

I really, REALLY enjoyed this show. The athleticism of these kids is insane and I have nothing but respect and admiration for them. It made me want to go see cheer competitions in real life cause that would be THRILLING.

Mostly, I watched because it (and Monica) reminded me of when I coached a junior roller derby team Read more

1/10/20
3:05 PM
1

I will attend college all over again if it means Michelle Obama will follow me with a camera crew.”* Read more

1/7/20
1:48 PM
9

Props to JJ for using his platform to call this out.  Kealia deserves notoriety and recognition for her accomplishments, not to be treated like an accessory to her fiancé.

1/7/20
12:47 PM
7

I feel like I’m doing a small bit for equality by consistently referring to that Eagle’s player as Julie Ertz’s husband.

12/16/19
12:44 PM
62

On an unrelated note, it’s just good practice to wipe down that bike seat at the gym before hopping on. Read more

9/10/19
10:45 PM
261

Police take victims seriously. Police take diligent notes and follow-up on leads. Police test most rape kits. Read more

9/1/19
4:49 PM
108

They are protected under the ACAA (air carrier access act), which is the ruling body for air travel. And the same protections (re: allergies are not an excuse for removal/denial of service) apply. It’s not her fault that the crew were racist shitheads who turned something that was actually solved (by her) into a case Read more