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A Chart That Perfectly Reflects My Dating History

Yup, that pretty much says it all. [Crazy Octopi]
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Buy The Tiniest Apartment In The World … For Just $68,000

Do you have an extra $68,000 laying around and an unbridled sense of irony? Then why not purchase the smallest apartment in the world! No, surprisingly, it isn’t a bathtub in someone’s Soho apartment — it’s a closet-sized space in Rome’s Piazza di Sant’ Ignazio. What do you get for your $68k? A bathroom with a shower, sink and toilet, as well as a sleeping platform and ONE window (accessible only by climbing over the bed).

What might possess someone to purchase this dinky domicile? Keep reading »

Cuteness Squared: 10 Animals Dressed Like Other Animals

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We love animals, but we’re especially suckers for the perversity that is animals dressed up as other animals. Like this dog, pictured above, who does a mooooooving impression of a cow.

Click through for 10 other animals decked out in cross-species glory.

French Women Protest A Ban On Burqas


The above video is from a French feminist group called Niqabitch. They’re two women in their 20s who are protesting France’s ban on burqas and niqabs by walking through the streets of Paris decked in niqabs, short-shorts and heels. The Niqabitches, one of whom is Muslim, believe that banning women from wearing traditional Muslim body coverings is unconstitutional. Keep reading »

Femin-Its — When A Regular Memo Is Part Of The Patriarchy

Ever feel like a regular old Post-It Note just doesn’t convey what your feminist-minded self is trying to say? Then you’ll love new Femin-Its Sticky Notes — which give you a helpful way to rate the messages you’re taking: Is it patriarchal, sexist, gynocentric or womyn-friendly? Lord knows there’s been a dearth in feminist-themed Post-It Notes. We’re sooooo thrilled that hole’s been filled. [Neatorama] Keep reading »

“Fairytale Wedding” Complete With Post-Production Hearts And Stars

Warning: If you’re feeling cynical, or are in a fight with your significant other, you’re probably going to want to skip this hyper-sickeningly sweet wedding video. But if, on the other hand, you’re a hopeless romantic who sees hearts and stars every time your partner walks in the room — this Russian “fairytale wedding” clip will be right up your alley. [Urlesque] Keep reading »

Jane Lynch Bosses Fred Armisen Around


We’re unusually excited about this week’s “Saturday Night Live” since Jane Lynch is hosting. Our favorite cheerleading coach, Sue Sylvester, is sure to shake the lameness out of “SNL” if these hilarious promos with Fred Armisen are any indication. [Best Week Ever] Keep reading »

Old-School Wednesdays: Queen And David Bowie Are “Under Pressure”

We were reminded of Queen and David Bowie’s amazing rendition of “Under Pressure” earlier this week, and wanted to take another look at the video. This video reads like “the history of stress,” but wait! It redeems itself with sweetness and light at the end. Why don’t you give love one more chance, after all. [YouTube] Keep reading »

What Your Facebook Photo Really Says

You can’t fool us with that “artistic,” intentionally vague sideways Facebook profile pic of yourself. Fast Company’s hilarious breakdown of Facebook portrait poses tells us exactly what your oblique photographs mean. [Fast Company] Keep reading »

An Open Letter To The Tabloids About “Teen Mom”

Dear Us Weekly, Life & Style, OK!, People and the rest of the tabloid mags out there:

We love that we can solidly rely on you for coverage of Jen Aniston’s sex life, Brangelina’s oversized brood, or anything to do with Kim Kardashian’s butt. But for the love of God, please stop covering the girls of “Teen Mom.” Keep reading »

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