Badass female protestor in Macedonia uses riot shield to apply lipstick
A photographer for Reuters covering protests in Macedonia captured a moment to make you smile.
Woman on a Wire
The well-dressed woman doing this stunning high-wire act is to this day unknown! The best guess we have is celebrity…
This 10-year-old math genius just enrolled in college, and plans on having her own bank by age 15.
Delaying next week's post due to injury
In which I get just what I wanted for my birthday: hand injuries!
First US Olympian to compete wearing a hijab
In the 2016 Summer Olympics, Ibtihaj Muhammad will be the first athlete representing the United States to compete wearing a hijab.
The only female emperor of China in history, her ruthless rise to power makes Game of Thrones look like a day at the beach.
Olga of Kiev
Brutal princess-turned-Christian saint who burnt down enemy towns using pigeons.
The poster child for childhood abuse, nobody should ever make a kids' movie about her.
After decades of gaslighting and emotional abuse at the hands of her in-laws, this iron-willed woman survived being shot four times point blank, won a separation from her husband, and became one of the most respected business icons in New Orleans.
Widowed young queen who led a fearsome rebellion against the British with her child tied to her back.