Pay attention, Share, and Cry to That Tune From the Life Itself Trailer

March 14, 2018

This Is Us creator Dan Fogelman is making an attempt to make your coronary heart explode with Life Itself, one other multigenerational story of affection and household, and he in all probability had you on the first few bars of that tune within the trailer. In case you have not hugged a physique pillow and ugly-cried to it at the hours of darkness earlier than (LOL, I have not both . . . ) you do have to put it in your rotation. The observe, by Band of Horses, is titled “The Funeral.” It is off their 2006 album All the pieces All of the Time and was ceaselessly immortalized in an episode of the MTV sequence My Life as Liz. This is the complete video – watch at your personal emotional threat.

Look! Each Unimaginable Eye Product From Magnificence by POPSUGAR

March 14, 2018

You have had time to ogle the face merchandise and lip goodies. Now let’s flip our consideration to the eye-makeup choices within the newly launched Magnificence by POPSUGAR line, which is now obtainable at Ulta Magnificence and on Magnificence by POPSUGAR.

From a mascara that coats your high and backside lashes to a sky-blue eyeliner and buildable, sparkly eye putties, these merchandise will attraction to eye-makeup professionals and eye-makeup dummies alike. Click on by means of to see all 26 merchandise.

Youngsters Strive ’90s Exercises

March 14, 2018

We put three youngsters to the final word check and had them work out to some basic ’90s exercise movies. Watch what occurs when a trio of teenagers born within the 2000s meet fitness-favorites Cindy Crawford, Billy Blanks, and Paula Abdul. Possibly it is time we dig up the previous VCR?

Gina Rodriguez on Annihilation’s Connection to Time’s Up: “We Needed to Band Collectively”

March 13, 2018

ANNIHILATION, from left: Natalie Portman, Tuva Novotny, Tessa Thompson, Gina Rodriguez,  2018.  Paramount Pictures /courtesy Everett CollectionPicture Supply: Everett Assortment

Here is a PSA for you: everybody must be paying extra consideration to Gina Rodriguez. Whereas the Jane the Virgin actress has the expertise of charming our tv units week after week, she additionally possesses one thing equally as highly effective: the need to make change.

Sure, she’s the star of a refreshingly various tv present that does not use Latinx stereotypes, however do you know she’s additionally directed an episode of Jane, a feat not many ladies, not to mention ladies of coloration, can say they’ve on their résumés? Her social media accounts alone will encourage you to select up an indication, to not point out her choice to put on a Time’s Up pin to the SAG Awards in assist of the ladies’s motion that goals to finish gender discrimination and mistreatment. The 33-year-old is subtly but successfully utilizing her platform for the higher good of girls in every single place. Nevertheless it’s Rodriguez’s newest position within the sci-fi thriller Annihilation that basically demonstrates simply how a lot change the actress is prepared to partake in.

Not solely is she representing Latinas in every single place in a style of movie that has a status for being whitewashed, however each her position and the film’s plot are sending a message of sisterhood, one thing that could not be extra related in as we speak’s #MeToo period.

The movie follows a workforce of feminine scientists and professionals who discover a mysterious, alien-like bubble appropriately deemed the “Shimmer,” which has encompassed a portion of Florida’s swampland and solely appears to be rising. The workforce of girls – which incorporates nice performances by Gina Rodriguez, Natalie Portman, Tuva Novotny, Jennifer Jason Leigh, and Tessa Thompson – all have one factor in frequent except for their apparent smarts: they’re coping with interior demons. Within the case of Rodriguez’s character, paramedic Anya Thorensen, meaning navigating sobriety after having battled habit. Every lady not solely tries to outlive the Shimmer and its world of terrifying monsters and mind-bending wonders, however in addition they attempt to rise above their very own baggage, both by banding collectively or having the braveness to face alone.

Picture Supply:Beck Smith of Smith Home Photograph

The problem of rising above what as soon as damage you has an enormous resemblance to the present #MeToo and Time’s Up actions, which cope with the repercussions – or lack thereof – of sexual harassment and assault within the office. It is one thing Rodriguez completely acknowledges. Through the Ladies to Watch panel from Create & Domesticate and Fossil in Austin, TX, on Saturday, Rodriguez made the connection between Annihilation‘s empowering message and the latest pattern of girls bravely coming ahead and talking up.

“Generally we’re not conscious of the need to place our sh*t to the facet so you may get the job carried out,” Rodriguez stated, “and to be surrounded by ladies that had been like, ‘Uh-uh, not as we speak. That is not value it. Let’s be comfortable. We will do that collectively. Have been going to rise above this.'”

Rodriguez additionally went on to reward her costars, who’ve been distinguished figures in feminine empowerment in Hollywood. “Numerous the ladies in Annihilation are on the forefront of that motion. Natalie, Tessa . . . and it was just like the precursor. It was making ready us to know we needed to band collectively,” Rodriguez defined. “And it was not an choice. There couldn’t be a weak spot in our chain and we needed to be as robust as a tree trunk. And we had to try this on Annihilation after which we did that instantly after, when the motion began to push ahead.”

We will say we hope to see Rodriguez in additional empowering roles like her character in Annihilation, however now we have a sense we cannot want to fret about that together with her.

Have You Ever Dreamed of Writing For POPSUGAR? Now’s Your Probability!

March 9, 2018

Are you a passionate, gifted author or professional who needs to share your story? In the event you’ve ever thought of writing for POPSUGAR, do not put it off any longer – be part of our POPSUGAR Voices neighborhood! As a contributor, you’ll encourage girls to steer their happiest, healthiest lives. We’re on the lookout for writers identical to you to create enjoyable and provoking content material.

POPSUGAR Voices means that you can share your passions and concepts with thousands and thousands of our readers. It is easy – we give you all of the instruments you’ll want to get your story printed and join with our neighborhood. Plus, you can also make cash writing about what you like! Here is slightly bit extra about what we’re on the lookout for:

  • Our goal is to advertise various voices and views not solely via the individuals and tales we cowl, but additionally via the voices we’re highlighting and looking for out.
  • Our content material represents a variety of viewpoints, sexual orientations, and religions. It is translated for the newbie however remains to be attention-grabbing to the professional. We assist body-positivity and sex-positivity, girls’s equality, girls’s proper to decide on, and feminism out and in of the office. We embrace girls of all sizes and ages. We assist girls being their greatest selves.
  • Our tone is pleasant, upbeat, encouraging, optimistic, open-minded, . We’re associates giving recommendation and within the know, however we’re not know-it-alls. Tales are written with a constructive spin; we strategy subjects as followers, not critics.

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