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Claire’s Is Going Bankrupt Just Like Every Other Mall Store You Ever Shoplifted From

Karen Fratti | May 28, 2016 - 9:27 am

Maybe I’m just nostalgic, but it is totally weird that our children’s children will marvel at the idea of an enclosed space where you could shop for faux-surfer apparel, get your ears pierced for $10, all while stalking a crush without a cell phone.  More »


U.S. Women’s Soccer Team Will Strike If They Don’t Get As Much Money As The (Far Shittier) Men’s Team

Karen Fratti | May 27, 2016 - 7:45 pm

The U.S. women’s soccer team gets paid a quarter of what the men’s team does. And they aren’t merely equal to their male counterparts. They are actually better at playing soccer. More »


How Sexist Internet Trolling Is Finally Getting Taken On By Politicians In The UK

Kylie Cheung | May 27, 2016 - 1:15 pm

The internet isn’t some separate sphere cut apart from the rest of society. The spread and normalization of sexual, gender-based attacks on the web is the spread and normalization of sexual, gender-based attacks in society at large. More »


Khloe Kardashian Is Finally Divorcing Lamar Odom, Like The Goddamn Champion She Is

Karen Fratti | May 27, 2016 - 12:13 pm

Maybe she’s finally stopped waiting around for a “good time” to dump Lamar. More »


A Donald Trump Vs. Bernie Sanders Debate Might Happen, & Here’s What It Would Look Like

Kylie Cheung | May 27, 2016 - 11:31 am

One thing Donald Trump and I can agree on: The ratings would be yuuuuge! More »


Sarah Silverman Thinks Male Masturbation Should Be Legislated Like Abortion, Because Equality

Kylie Cheung | May 27, 2016 - 8:36 am

Sperm is life, and you know what that means: We’ve gotta legislate that shit.” More »


What You Must Know About 20-Week Abortion Bans, Like The New One In South Carolina

Kylie Cheung | May 26, 2016 - 9:29 pm

Abortions past 20 weeks gestation are illegal in the state of South Carolina, effective immediately. More »


Transgender Woman In Pakistan Dies From Gunshot Wounds After Horribly Discriminatory Treatment

Marissa Miller | May 26, 2016 - 8:01 pm

23-year-old Alesha died of gunshot wounds at Peshawar’s Lady Reading Hospital while doctors took their sweet time deciding whether they were going to treat her in the male or female ward. More »


25 Football Players Had Sex With A Teen Girl In A High School Bathroom And Filmed It

Marissa Miller | May 26, 2016 - 4:20 pm

Had she been older and more capable of informed consent, I could see myself playing devil’s advocate, because I’m not here for slut-shaming and I know better than to yuck another woman’s yum. But a teen? More »


Stop Right Now: A Secret Victoria Beckham Hip-Hop Album Exists, & You Need To Hear It

Karen Fratti | May 26, 2016 - 2:56 pm

Posh Spice recorded a hip-hop album in 2003. This might actually be the most unoriginal piece of garbage you’ve ever heard. More »


The Babayagas House In Paris Is A Feminist, Old Lady Paradise & I Want To Go There

Karen Fratti | May 26, 2016 - 1:23 pm

On the east side of Paris, the Babayagas are trying out communal, female-only, senior living. No arts and crafts allowed (unless they want to do arts and crafts, that is). More »


Donald Trump Has All The Delegates He Needs To Get Republican Nomination, & Here’s What That Means

Karen Fratti | May 26, 2016 - 12:01 pm

Now that he has more than enough delegates, his ego is going to get even yuger. Prepare yourselves. More »


11 States Are Suing Obama Over His Transgender Bathroom Policy, & We Bet You Can Guess Them All

Karen Fratti | May 26, 2016 - 11:10 am

They don’t believe in “being transgender.” It’s like people who rant about global warming being fake because it still gets cold in winter. That’s not how it works. More »


Women Are Accusing Kay Jewelers Of Swapping Their Diamond Engagement Rings

Marissa Miller | May 26, 2016 - 9:35 am

Let’s loosen those prongs a bit, ladies. More »


Music Festivals Have A Serious Women Representation Problem, Which Is Not Cool And Not Surprising

Liz Magee | May 25, 2016 - 7:05 pm

Music festival season is upon us and the music industry is once again living up to its bad rep of being blatantly sexist and misogynistic. Although half of the festival attendees are women, The Huffington Post recently published a piece titled “Music Festivals’ Glaring Women Problem” where they break down the numbers on how many women… More »


How One Teen Tried To Kill Himself 3 Times, And Became An Advocate For LGBTQ Safe Spaces

Marissa Miller | May 25, 2016 - 4:33 pm

He was part of the reason I attempted suicide the first time, where I overdosed by mixing prescription and over-the-counter drugs with alcohol, and I slit my wrists with a knife under the desk in front of my teacher.” More »


An Anti-Abortion Group In Kansas Wants You To Beware of “Human-Animal” Hybrids

Kylie Cheung | May 25, 2016 - 1:15 pm

Anti-choice group Kansans for Life sinks to new levels of bizarre in its war on choice. More »


Voters Think Hillary Clinton’s Gender Gives Her An Advantage — They’re Right, & That’s Awesome

Kylie Cheung | May 25, 2016 - 11:33 am

But how could it be interpreted as anything but a positive thing that people increasingly want to see the first female POTUS? More »


This Louisiana Lawmaker Comment About Strippers Is Sexist, Ageist, And Body-Shaming All At Once

Liz Magee | May 25, 2016 - 11:00 am

Woo! That’s a lot for one shitty joke! Well done! More »


More Young Adults Live With Their Parents Than With Their Partners, According To Study Baby Boomers Will Use Against You

Kylie Cheung | May 25, 2016 - 7:56 am

Indicator of a nation’s affordable housing crisis or the vile sense of entitlement of its youth? More »


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