"Grandma" Emma Gatewood
The first woman to hike alone across the 2,000 mile Appalachian Trail was a 67-year-old who told her kids she was going for a walk.
Disney stops gendering its Halloween costumes
Instead of dividing up costumes as "for boys" and "for girls", Disney is labeling all kids' costumes as "for kids".
Using RP as an Academic Source
Could you use Rejected Princesses as an academic source? Well, you could... but you shouldn't.
Three-Year-Old Becomes Wonder Woman With Help of Photographer Dad
When three-year-old Nellee Rossi told her dad she dreamed of being Wonder Woman, he spent hundreds of dollars recreating the movie costume, and then had a photo shoot to recreate some of her iconic film scenes.
31-year-old runs race while 5 months pregnant, in 110 degree heat.
“I think that a lot of people say things like you run like a girl. That doesn’t mean you have to run soft or you have to run dainty. It means that you’re strong.”
When horse-riding Spaniards invaded, she defied her tribe to befriend one of the abandoned horses, using her new bond to fight off the Spanish.
This undefinable adventurer's life burnt bright but short: a wildcard of the Algerian revolution, she survived an assassination attempt by sabre, and died in a freak desert flood.
The three men who accepted the Nobel Prize for "the most important scientific discovery of the 20th century" neglected to mention one thing: they owed much of their success to one brash, brilliant, and overlooked female scientist.
Mekatilili wa Menza
When colonial powers went too far, she rebelled in the most stylish way possible: dancing from town to town. It was surprisingly effective.
Possibly the most prolific female serial killer in history, a primary inspiration for Dracula, one of the most reviled women in history, and, I argue, innocent.