The Kirkwood Call

The elephant in the room

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Kennady Wade, editor-in-chief

October 17, 2016

Being a girl: I love being a girl. I love everything about being a girl. I love dressing up. I love being able to embrace my femininity. I hate how unsafe I can feel for the sole reason of being female. I hate that when I walk alone down a street, or through my parking garage at night, I walk w...

Maybe it is the maybelliene

Maybe it is the maybelliene

Mara Hockerman, sports writer

February 20, 2015

My friend Jess wears makeup every day, even if she does not leave her house. She wakes up at approximately 5:45 a.m. to apply makeup. She said the process of putting on mascara, foundation, eyeshadow, eyeliner and blush takes up the better half of an hour spent in the mirror. Though she said it is time-consuming,...

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