mercedes contreras

my love of films, music, tv, nerd culture, chicana culture, fashion, and everything in between...♥


John Waters’ Cry-Baby (1990)

John Waters’ Cry-Baby (1990)

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Lupita Nyong’o Photographed by Mikael Jansson, Vogue Magazine July 2014

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Joan Crawford is meltingly hot in 1927

Elizabeth Taylor photographed by Sanford Roth c. 1954

Elizabeth Taylor photographed by Sanford Roth c. 1954

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Frida Kahlo
Frida Kahlo

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Coney Island photographed in the 1940s (x) (x) (x) (x) (x)

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showmethesneer:

Eartha Kitt slamming and shutting down street harassment and objectification in Anna Lucasta (1958)

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micdotcom:

Carol Rosetti’s illustrations are a powerful reminder women are in control of their own bodies

"It has always bothered me, the world’s attempts to control women’s bodies, behavior and identities," Rossetti told Mic via email. "It’s a kind of oppression so deeply entangled in our culture that most people don’t even see it’s there, and how cruel it can be."

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