Author Archives: Crushable

Josh Hutcherson Creates New Campaign For At-Risk LGBT Youth, Deserves A Standing O

Josh Hutcherson Creates New Campaign For At-Risk LGBT Youth, Deserves A Standing O

Josh Hutcherson is closely involved an organization called Straight But Not Narrow, which ‘trains young adults on how to be allies of their LGBTQ peers’. Even though he personally identifies as heterosexual, Josh has made it a priority to demonstrate his commitment to minimize bullying and creating an environment less likely to put LGBTQ young people at-risk for dangerous behaviors. More »

Pharrell Says He Can’t Be A Feminist Because He Doesn’t Understand Our Periods

Pharrell Says He Canât Be A Feminist Because He Doesnât Understand Our Periods

I don’t know what Pharrell Williams‘ deal is this week, but he can’t stop won’t stop dropping stories into my lap. First he said he couldn’t be a feminist because he’s a man (insert eye roll), then he created backlash by wearing a Native American headdress on the cover of Elle, and now he’s admitted that he’s mystified by women because this funny thing with bleeding happens to us every month and he just. doesn’t. get it. More »

We Want You To Go See Obvious Child So Badly That We’re Giving Away Tickets To 50 Lucky Readers

We Want You To Go See Obvious Child So Badly That Weâre Giving Away Tickets To 50 Lucky Readers

Obvious Child is not only the best abortion rom-com I’ve ever seen, but it’s also the best movie I’ve seen so far this year. (Yes, even better than Endless Love). It somehow manages to be both incredibly funny and incredibly poignant all at the same time. And in addition to that, it manages to address abortion realistically. That’s three more things it manages to do than the average movie — which explains why it was such a hit at Sundance this year. More »

Channing Tatum Jokes That He’s An Alcoholic, Which Is Not Really Something To Joke About

Channing Tatum Jokes That Heâs An Alcoholic, Which Is Not Really Something To Joke About

Channing Tatum appears on the cover of the June issue of GQ magazine, and in the accompanying interview, he makes a comment about his alcohol consumption which I don’t think had the desired effect on me. I think he likely meant it to be lighthearted and jokey, but it ended up just leaving me worried about him, and also a little disappointed that he’d be so cavalier about what could be a real problem for him, and which already is a real problem for so many people. More »