#BanBossy

#BanBossy… The movement started by Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg in which she wants to ban the word “bossy” as she says it is detrimental to the future success of women. The reasoning behind the push to ban the word as stated at banbossy.com: “When a little boy asserts himself, he’s called a “leader.” Yet when…

NYSS: Practically SXSW

Not for lack of trying, NY Social Status couldn’t quite make it to South by Southwest this year. Don’t let that fool you into thinking we weren’t privy to all that delicious music, though. In addition to all the great bands from Brooklyn and NYC that we’ve added to our “Listen  To” list, several of…

Review: Downtown Girls

Downtown Girls is a new web series airing on YouTube.com about four broke girls just trying to make it through their last year of college in New York City. The show is based around the actors real life experiences and will consist of several 3-5 minute episodes. The actors are Emebeit Beyene, Crystal Boyd, Chivonne…

The First Date Kiss

When a friend asked me about the logistics of a second date, all I could say was “just do you”. In our ever changing rules in dating and match making, I couldn’t give them a proper guide book. The reason is, it’s there wasn’t one to hand out in a pamlet. At one point when pure…

The Blame Game and Crazies

After speaking to a close male friend of mine, he repeatedly asked me why he kept having “crazy” ex girlfriends. Girls that would repeatedly talk to him post breakup, or would lose their sanity towards the end. As I started to listen to his ghastly tales of their craziness, I asked him about his own…