Shannon Melero
ginamerlot
Spurned blogger. Out for vengeance.
1/17/20
2:50 PM
5

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

8/7/19
12:19 PM
35

I’m fairly certain that there are quite a few middle-aged men known only as “Junior” who can back that up. 

8/2/19
11:59 AM
627

They didn’t “let” anybody. They fought this story and tried to kill it. Only public pressure by our staff and our union prevented them from succeeding. This story exists despite G/O Media’s leadership.

6/24/19
10:47 AM
1.8K

Man, these guys really won’t defend anything.

5/8/19
10:40 AM
36

It’s only an important detail for people who think XY and Womanhood are mutually exclusive. For the rest of us, living in 2019, they are not