THE PROPOSAL (Image Credit: Touchstone Pictures)

Movie Myths: Rom-Com Edition

THE PROPOSAL (Image Credit: Touchstone Pictures)

THE PROPOSAL (Image Credit: Touchstone Pictures)

The romantic comedy. The chick flick. The cinematic genre that is just full of ridiculous relationship tropes that aren’t anything like real life. Lots of people love rom-coms, but viewer discretion is advised: don’t look to these movies for realistic expectations about what love is like. Here are just a few myths that rom-coms perpetuate. Continue reading

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Movie Myths: Horror Edition

THE CONJURING (Image Credit: Warner Bros.)

THE CONJURING (Image Credit: Warner Bros.)

Fear is a commodity. That’s why the critical bomb No Good Deed handily took the box office in its opening weekend. We love to be scared, as long as it’s in the safety of a movie theater with the grip of a friend’s clammy hand and the scent of stale popcorn to remind us that we are far from danger. Continue reading

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Top 4 Women’s Fitness Myths Debunked

Fitness Myths (Image Credit: Arema Foto)

Fitness Myths (Image Credit: Arema Foto)

With the countless fitness magazines, all of the websites on health and fitness, and the constant influx of research being done on the subject of the human body and all it entails, it can become really difficult to figure out what to believe. There are always contradictory accounts of what to do to lose weight, when to work out, how to work out, etc. Not only do different sources have completely different messages, it can be hard to know which are based on fact and which are twisted to sell things to us. Hopefully this article will help clear a few myths up and help you straighten out your workouts. Continue reading