On a show that features an incredible array of hilarious and charmingly offbeat characters, Tina Belcher of Bob’s Burgers is perhaps the most wonderful of all, due in no small part to her “outspoken and sometimes gross-out sexuality,” as Jon Christian explained a few week backs here on Brow Beat. And that trait aligns perfectly with Beyoncé’s “Partition,” itself an ode to outspoken and sometimes gross-out sexuality (cf. “He Monica Lewinsky-ed all on my blouse”).
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You Should Be Able to Sell Your Kidney
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An All-Female Mission to Mars
As a NASA guinea pig, I verified that women would be cheaper to launch than men.