View The Ginger Philes Letter to the Editor of Hobo Pancakes — and its response — here.
Well apparently the Hollywood people lump redheads in with twins and little people; I guess they think we’re all freakshows. That’s because “Chicago PD”, a runoff of “Chicago Fire” put out a casting call for extras and mentioned that they’re specifically looking for us. I can only imagine the plotlines. If you’re interested, the details... Read more »
I have three additions to The Redhead Dictionary to share: Ginger Gentile: a non-ginger, who doesn’t eat gosher reddicted: addicted to redheads redorphins: the endorphins you feel when in the presence of redheads (no need to run for your daily high)
Many assume redheads to be certain things but I think it’s time for us to quell some myths about redheads: 1.) Myth: Redheads are fiery-tempered. Fact: Just because almost all redheads become angry upon being told they have a temper doesn’t prove your “theory”. In fact, most redheads who have tempers have them from nurture, not nature.... Read more »
The website “How to be a Redhead” got me thinking on my walk home from work today…what makes someone a redhead? I came up 7 things that make redheads…well, redheads. Here’s how to be a redhead in 7 easy steps: 1. Hate the ‘blonde or brunette’ debate because the winner is clearly redheads. 2. Be... Read more »
It appalls me. I’m much more satisfied now than I was before, but how could this happen. What happened to me? How can people be so cruel? At 26, I am the classic ugly duckling-turned swan story. Frizzy red hair, a slight pot-belly from a single-semester soda addiction, but still awkwardly skinny and no clue... Read more »
In case you haven’t heard, scientists have “discovered” that red hair became an evolution thing when humans moved out of Africa 50,000 years ago. Homo sapiens began to become redheads to adapt to colder/darker climates where we wouldn’t get as much Vitamin D. And now our pale skin makes us not need as much Vitamin... Read more »