Issue #168 – Scandal. Shame. Schadenfreude.
The Varsity Blues scandal has rocked the internet and shockingly our own community with a few people we know on the pay-for-play list. This scandal is disgraceful, bewildering, and damaging to so many people and institutions but most of all, as our friends Victoria and Dan pointed out, to the hardworking kids who lost their spot. There is nothing delightful, no smug judgment, in hearing this news but maybe there’s a way we can all learn from it—to truly understand that there is no way around hard work without eventual suffering or torment.
THE WHAT LIST
March 14, 2019
by Gina Pell + Amy Parker
100% Editorial picks. No pay for play. Ever.
Should we really be slathering on sunscreen daily and dosing ourselves with Vitamin D? With all the conflicting information on the web, it’s hard to know what to do. We all have to continue to do our own research but here’s another article to consider.
Take a break from all the bad news. The Red Hot Chili Peppers are streaming a concert from the Pyramids of Giza, which we’re going to watch live on Friday, March 15. Details here.
Join our Watch Party today (Thursday, March 14th at 1p PST) on The What Women! 🙌 Whether or not you were at The What Summit, ‘Let’s Talk About Sex’ was the session everybody couldn’t stop talking about. ❤️ Pop in your earbuds and join us and panelists Celeste Hirschman & Danielle Harel and Christine Marie Mason to learn about how to turn yourself on, how to get in touch with your pelvic brain and oh-so-much more. 🔥🤭 Head into TWW and let us know what you are curious about.