Texans talk Victory over Bears

Follow the link to hear several Texans comment on their victory over Chicago http://ow.ly/fdPpL

Texans vs. Bears

(Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images) CBS Chicago Image – Brian Urlacher #54 of the Chicago Bears hits Garrett Graham #88 of the Houston Texans at Soldier Field on November 11, 2012 in Chicago, Illinois. The Texans defeated the Bears 13-6

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Kubiak Gives Locker Room Victory Speech

Kubiak gives short victory speech in locker room following Houston Texans 13-6 win over the Chicago Bears http://ow.ly/fdPYs

Gary Kubiak

Head Coach Gary Kubiak of the Houston Texans during the game against the Chicago Bears at Soldier Field in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images North America)

You might be a feminist….and you don’t even know it!

“You don’t have to be hostile towards men to be a feminist. Feminism is a word to describe the idea that people, regardless of their sex, gender, race or personal identity, should be treated equally.”
Feminism isn’t this big scary image of bra burning and man hating. Times change and people need to change with it. Follow this link to read more from Mariann Devlin & @InOurWordsBlog http://ow.ly/f9WV1

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Linebacker Darryl Sharpton hit the field

Darryl Sharpton

Darryl Sharpton

Linebacker Darryl Sharpton hit the field Wed for 1st time in 2012, after suffering an injury against the Jaquars in 2011.
Although still on the PUP list he is hopeful that he is making big strides to returning to the field. Follow the link to read more in an article by @NickScurfield http://ow.ly/f8O22

Unsung Chicago: Woman Made Gallery

  

Woman Made Gallery in Chicago’s River West neighborhood opened its “Bare Essentials: Minimalism in the 21st Century” exhibit this month, featuring women artists working within the minimalism framework.

Beate Minkovski and Kelly Hensen, two Northeastern Illinois University art students, founded Woman Made Gallery (WMG), in 1992.

In the early sixties Minkovski studied sculpting and ceramics at the Hochschule fur Gestaltung in Germany. Then in 1984 she went on to study painting and Illustration at the American Academy of Art in Chicago, followed by earning her Bachelors Degree in Art from Northeastern Illinois University.

This was a piece of art from the Bare Essential: Minimalism in the 21st Century exhibit at the Woman Made Gallery in Chicago By: Laura Jo Clanton

At the end of her senior year, the graduates “had to mount an exhibit and do all the things that are related to that,” said Minkovski.

She and Kelly Hensen “decided on artwork that shows how woman are portrayed throughout history: from the Virgin Mary to a sex blow-up doll man made in Hong-Kong. The exhibition addressed women’s position in patriarchal societies, including imagery on body/beauty, sexuality/reproduction, inequality and violence against women.”

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