period news and commentary from Beaut.ie

kubrick shining

Watch: we know we hated Hello Flo but… Vadge and Camp Gyno are hilarious
Beaut.ie
2013-08-08

Because we all know what periods are really all about, and who’s really responsible for bad attitudes towards them, and what’s behind badvertising for the single-use unrecyclable crap women are supposed to BUY BUY BUY monthly for years. Then the end of that consumer cycle overlaps—maybe for a good decade if you’re financially unlucky and weak-willed unresistant—with the start of the next one for anti-ageing, youth-recapture crap.

Here’s what really going on, behind and before, underneath and inside:

kubrick shining redrum

Resist The Man and subvert his authority.
And/or: try to understand him and have some human compassion.
(links to clip of whole scene from a classic period piece, Kubrick’s Shining)

In other menstrually-related news: “Britain’s biggest ever ‘fatberg’ – the size of a bus and weighing 15 tonnes – found in London drain,” The Independent (2013-08-08); as also reported and commented on by Jezebel.

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