Archive for September 2009

Kayla Faces a Man’s World Every Day

Every day that I get out of bed I face a man’s world. It first occurred to me when I became the first little guy wrestling coach when I was in high school. Now I’m the one of only a few female firefighters on my local fire department. To top it off I work in…

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You Call This “Women’s Studies”?

So I’m at Barnes and Noble a couple weeks ago just browsing around trying to satisfy my ever-increasing reading addiction by wandering around looking for what I thought was the obvious.  I finally had to break down and ask someone where to find books on women’s history.  I was directed to the very back corner…

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Women Walk on the Inside of the Street

Earlier one morning, my husband decided to walk me to the bus stop so I can go to apply for a job. While we were walking down the street, he turns to me and says women should walk on the inside of the street. I was astonished by this that I didn’t know what to…

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Win a Football Prize Pack from Girls Can’t WHAT?

It’s football season and since girls football is such a hot topic on this site as well as one of the best-selling Girls Can’t WHAT? designs, I’m going to kick-off a fun contest to win a Football Prize Pack! What You’ll Win A football prize pack consisting of a Girls Can’t WHAT? T-shirt, Canvas Tote…

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MJ Hit An Over-The-Fence Home Run

I play on a travel Fastpitch Team. I am only 12. All the boys denied that I could even hit a home run over the fence. And you can tell what I am about to say. I did it! And with one of the fastest pitchers, too. I love playing Fastpitch. And I love this…

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Drumroll please…Superchick CD Winners Announced

Just got word from InPop records that the winning names from the Superchick CD giveaway have been drawn.  May I have a drum roll please…\ Congratulations to: SueAnn Heather Kaelin Mykell Amy All five of these folks picked up a complete Superchick CD library, courtesy of InPop Records and Superchick.  Want to be notified of…

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Who Says Girls Can’t Snowboard?

Snowboarding has become a popular sport among women and likewise it has been a highly requested Girls Can’t WHAT? design.  I took a little more time on this particular drawing because I wanted it show some high-flying action and excitement and yet still capture the “Girls Can’t WHAT?” attitude on her face.  Finding just the…

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Kristina Fought For Weeks to Play Football

Hi. I’m Kristina and my story is about my high school not letting me play football just because I’m a girl. I had to fight for 3 weeks just to get on the team and when I did get on the team, they didn’t even let me get the ball at all in a game.…

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Amanda Has a Passion for Bull Riding

Ever since I can remember I’ve had a passion for bullriding and I was telling a couple of friends of mine that it was my dream to bullride. I wanted to pursue my dream and they say to me “you’re crazy you can’t do that! If you were a man it might be possible, but…

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Sarah is the Starting Guard on Her Football Team

I came home in the spring and told my parents that I wanted to play football. They looked at me as if I was nuts. The first day of school I called home and told my mom that I was staying after. The boys looked at me with a very strange expression. It was the…

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