Donald Trump Thinks Waterboarding Is AWESOME, Even If It Doesn’t Work

Robyn Pennacchia | November 24, 2015 - 5:30 pm

At least he’s honest? More »

Racist Trolls Set Up “White Student Unions” For Colleges Across Facebook

Robyn Pennacchia | November 24, 2015 - 3:15 pm

Hard eyeroll. More »

Turns Out, New Yorkers Don’t Love Commuting On Subways Decorated With Nazi Insignias

Amelia McDonell-Parry | November 24, 2015 - 2:45 pm

Earlier this week, commuters on the Shuttle train between Times Square and Grand Central in Manhattan were stunned to discover subway cars plastered with symbols from Nazi Germany and Imperial Japan. No, Donald Trump hadn’t come up with some new marketing strategy for his presidential campaign — but the MTA had agreed to an advertising campaign for… More »

Glenn Beck Wants Your Awful Relatives To Tell You Black Lives Matter Is In Cahoots With ISIS

Robyn Pennacchia | November 24, 2015 - 1:00 pm

Happy Thanksgiving! More »

5 Black Lives Matter Activists Shot By White Assailants During Minneapolis Protest

Amelia McDonell-Parry | November 24, 2015 - 10:40 am

Last night, gunfire interrupted a Black Lives Matter protest in Minneapolis when three white males, allegedly wearing masks and bullet proof vests, shot five people, all of whom thankfully survived. The protest was being held right near the 4th police precinct in north Minneapolis, and was in response to the police shooting death of an unarmed Black… More »

Let’s Have A Chat About This Anti-Syrian Refugee Meme, Shall We?

Robyn Pennacchia | November 23, 2015 - 6:00 pm

Every chance Republicans have to vote on a bill benefitting veterans, they vote against it. More »

Trump PAC Founder Defends Assault On Black Activist At Rally

Robyn Pennacchia | November 23, 2015 - 4:30 pm

He rationalized this by saying he would get beat up if he went to a black church. … More »

Rabia Chaudry Is Writing A Book About Adnan Syed To Be Published Next Year

Amelia McDonell-Parry | November 23, 2015 - 4:00 pm

Today, Entertainment Weekly announced that Rabia Chaudry, the woman who brought Adnan Syed’s case to Sarah Koenig’s attention before it became the subject of Serial’s first season, has written a book called Adnan’s Story: Murder, Justice, and The Case That Captivated a Nation to be published by St. Martin’s Press in September 2016. Chaudry, a lawyer and longtime friend of Syed’s who has… More »

On Fay Wells & The Impact Of #SayHerName On The Media

Tiffanie Drayton | November 23, 2015 - 2:00 pm

Black women, as a demographic, refuse to be oppressed and silenced and that refusal is giving us the space to be heard, enumerate our struggles and demand justice. This makes me proud. More »

University Of Ottawa Shuts Down Yoga For Disabled Students Because Of “Colonialism”

Bronwyn Isaac | November 23, 2015 - 12:30 pm

Despite her attempts at compromise, yoga instructor Jennifer Scharf’s class was still canceled in order to make classes “more interesting, accessible, inclusive and responsive to the needs of students.”… More »

Donald Trump Tries To Make A Racist Point With Bullshit Statistics Favored By Neo-Nazis

Amelia McDonell-Parry | November 23, 2015 - 12:00 pm

Can we stop mincing words and dancing around what we know to be true, which is that the melted-rainbow-sherbet-faced dustpan full of hair clippings with a chapped asshole for a mouth is the most ragingly racist presidential candidate since George Wallace? More »

Ketchup Leather Exists, Confirming Hell Is Real

Bronwyn Isaac | November 23, 2015 - 10:21 am

If I were to dine at his restaurant I would prefer to eating a dripping wet burger with a spoon to one bite of dried, congealed ketchup. More »

Brown University Unveils $100M Plan To Boost Diversity Awareness

Katrin Higher | November 22, 2015 - 2:00 pm

The Rhode Island Ivy League school, Brown University has unveiled a $100 million plan aimed at boosting diversity over the next 10 years which includes a plan to double the number of faculty members, minority populations and other underrepresented groups.
The university’s president Christina Paxton commented on the plan and summarized the 19 page document… More »

Scientists Unveil Terrifying And Beautiful Cyborg Flower

Katrin Higher | November 22, 2015 - 12:30 pm

Behold the Frankenflower!
Researchers in Linköping University in Sweden have created the world’s first electronic cyborg plant.
What the hell is this you ask? Well, it’s basically making plant-based fuel cells that convert its photosynthetic sugars into electricity.
It’s not as terrifying as it sounds, but it IS complex. Its purpose is to… More »

Trump Thinks ‘Black Lives Matter’ Protester Who Was Attacked By His Supporters Deserved It

Katrin Higher | November 22, 2015 - 11:00 am

At a Donald Trump supporter rally in Birmingham, Alabama on Saturday, a black man started chanting Black Lives Matter in a video captured by CNN reporter Jeremy Diamond.
The reporter tweeted about the incident immediately:
A black protester at Trump's rally today in Alabama was shoved, tackled, punched & kicked:
— Jeremy Diamond… More »

Russia Gives France A New Puppy To Replace Killed Beloved Police Dog

Katrin Higher | November 21, 2015 - 3:30 pm

Russia is improving its relations with France by sending an Alsatian puppy to them named Dobrynya in a gesture of solidarity after the beloved Parisian police dog Diesel, a Belgian Shepherd, was killed in a raid north of Paris last Wednesday after terror attacks rattled the city and the whole country of France.
The puppy is named after a… More »

Brussels On High Terror Alert, Shuts Down Its Subway

Katrin Higher | November 21, 2015 - 2:30 pm

After last week’s terrorist attacks in Paris, the threats to Belgium’s capital of Brussels has been raised due its housing of members of terror organizations connected to the attacks.
Brussels was home to the suspected organizer of the Paris attacks, Abdelhamid Abaaoud, and Belgium has filed charges of “participation in terrorist attacks and participation in… More »

Female Red Panda Escapes Her Zoo Prison, Hopes To Make It In The Big City

Megan Reynolds | November 20, 2015 - 3:30 pm

Be free, little one. Be free. … More »

Sarah Palin: Jesus Loves Guns!

Bronwyn Isaac | November 20, 2015 - 2:30 pm

In her most recent generous frenzy of fanaticism, Sarah Palin declared that not only is her pro-Gun stance in line with Biblical Christianity, but it is an exact echo of Jesus’ teachings while he walked the earth.
She quoted Luke 22:36-38 which says:
“He said to them: But now if you have a purse, takeMore »

Obama And Trudeau: A Short Romantic Fan Fic

Bronwyn Isaac | November 20, 2015 - 2:00 pm

It’s a chemistry beyond brotherhood, sex, or politics, it’s a chemistry only explained by the corresponding quantum vibrations both the charismatic men possess. More »

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