This is Mary Lambert–you know, the beautiful voice of the chorus in Macklemore’s “Same Love”? She’s a writer and performs spoken word and poetry. Below is a video of her poem “I Know Girls.” It is heartbreaking and profound and makes me want to give all the girls in the world a big hug.
Oh THIS. Totally.
Blurred Lines? Let these brilliant women help clear a few things up for ya.
(Note: If you aren’t familiar with Robin Thicke’s original “Blurred Lines” video, or you don’t understand satire, or you are really uptight about coarse language and men wearing only their tighty-whiteys, skip this video. Really. The rest of us will be happy to enjoy it on your behalf.)