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She Did It!: Domee Shi and Alice Guy-Blaché

Welcome to the fourth edition of She Did It!—a Geek Girl Riot segment + monthly column reminding us that everything boys can do, girls probably did first. Today, we’re talking Domee Shi and Alice Guy-Blaché.

She Did It!: Mary Shelley and Jane Yolen

Welcome to the third edition of She Did It!—a new Geek Girl Riot segment + monthly column reminding us that everything boys can do, girls probably did first. Today, we’re talking Mary Shelley and Jane Yolen.

Katherine Johnson – She Did It

She Did It!, a superpowered team up of Geek Girl Riot and La Femme Collective, is here to shine a light on awesome ladies who didn’t always get the credit they deserved. First up: mathematician and NASA “supercomputer”, Katherine G. Johnson.

Diddy pushes youth to vote once again

Four years ago, Sean “Diddy” Combs took his hip-hop swagger across the nation in an effort to get young people to vote, with the bold slogan “Vote or Die.” Now, on the eve of Super Tuesday’s primary contests, the entertainer has just a simple message: Go vote. “If we want to stop the war, if we want to get the economy better, I think that young people need to understand they have to take matters into their own hands,” Combs, 38, told Some political analysts believe the youth vote could be a key factor in this year’s presidential election. On… Read more »

'P. Diddy' Combs Finishes NYC Marathon

Running on a bum right knee and after just two months of training, hip-hop entrepreneur Sean “P. Diddy” Combs completed the grueling New York City Marathon, raising $2 million for children – double what he had planned. “Never in my life have I ever experienced anything as crazy as this,” Combs said Sunday at a news conference. “It was a beautiful experience.” Combs’ official race time was 4:14:54. It was his first marathon. The producer-rapper said he had raised $2 million since announcing in September that he would run. The money will be divided among two children’s charities and New… Read more »

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