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Siri Is Getting Ready To Help If You’ve Been Sexually Assaulted

College Candy | March 31, 2016 - 6:30 pm

Siri can be pretty useful with directions, helping you find a cool spot to grab coffee, or answering a trivia question to cheat at bar trivia night (wait, what?). However, responding, “I don’t know what you mean,” or “Here’s what I found on the web,” when you are trying to figure out what to do… More »


‘Star Wars’ Baby Names Are Not As Popular As You Think, Thankfully

Liz Magee | March 31, 2016 - 6:00 pm

My friend Ariel has to hear, “like The Little Mermaid?” each and every time she introduces herself. If you choose to name your child after an iconic movie character, it’s important to understand that you are subjecting them to a lifetime of answering annoying questions about the origin of their name. With the release of the… More »


Pregnant Meteorologist Celebrates Having An Entire Week Free Of Being Body-Shamed By Viewers

Liz Magee | March 31, 2016 - 5:30 pm

For a record of seven full days, meteorologist Lauren Jones received zero comments directed towards her that insisted that she dress more “appropriately.” With the growth of her pregnant belly, so grew the amount of commenters that seemed to have a problem with Jones’ appearance while delivering the weather report for Wave3 News, a local news… More »


On Wendy Bell And Why So Many Racists Don’t Think They’re Racist

Robyn Pennacchia | March 31, 2016 - 5:00 pm

A heck of a lot of people don’t understand why what Wendy Bell said was racist–and that’s a problem. More »


In Case You Needed Another Thing To Worry About, Anxiety Makes You Smell Worse

Bronwyn Isaac | March 31, 2016 - 3:00 pm

Just chill out and you’ll smell better! More »


Chris Christie Is A Big Boy And Will Eat His M&Ms However He Pleases

Bronwyn Isaac | March 31, 2016 - 2:00 pm

Being called savage and perplexing for your snacking habits is a cross that many pioneers have been forced to bear. More »


Marcia Clark Opens Up About Being A Rape Survivor In Recent Interview

Liz Magee | March 31, 2016 - 1:30 pm

In an extensive, tell-all interview with The Hollywood ReporterMarcia Clark reveals that being a rape survivor was why she decided to pursue law in the first place.  The former prosecutor is back in the spotlight due to the popularity of  Ryan Murphy’s American Crime Story: The People VS O.J. Simpson, which Marcia herself has described as so accurate… More »


Five U.S. Women’s Soccer Players Have Filed A Wage Discrimination Lawsuit

Rebecca Vipond Brink | March 31, 2016 - 1:15 pm

A top-tier women’s player could make just 38 percent of her men’s counterpart. More »


Microsoft’s Nightmare Teen Bot Tay Woke Up Again

Bronwyn Isaac | March 31, 2016 - 1:00 pm

U up, Tay?! More »


Mississippi Senate Passes Astoundingly Stupid Anti-LGBT “Religious Freedom” Bill

Robyn Pennacchia | March 31, 2016 - 12:30 pm

Here we go again! More »


Rahm Emanuel Bans City Travel To North Carolina, Finally Does Something Good

Rebecca Vipond Brink | March 31, 2016 - 11:05 am

You know your legislation is truly evil when even the (possibly most sociopathic ever) mayor of Chicago Rahm Emanuel balks at it. Emanuel announced that he’s drafting an executive order banning City of Chicago government travel to North Carolina following the passage of their anti-LGBT bill, HB2, which overturned and banned non-discrimination ordinances statewide. Emanuel… More »


Hilary Clinton Paid Beyoncé A Surprise Visit And Most Likely Asked For Advice On How To Run The World

Liz Magee | March 30, 2016 - 6:00 pm

Hilary Clinton’s exercise playlist is probably just Beyoncé’s “Run The World (Girls)” on repeat. It certainly makes an appearance on mine.

Apparently, Hillary showed up unexpectedly to the set an upcoming Beyoncé music video. US Weeklys source doesn’t specify if it was the set of the upcoming video featuring Trayvon Martin, Tamir Rice, and Mike… More »


Donald Trump Just Became The Most Extreme Anti-Choice Politician Out There

Katie Klabusich | March 30, 2016 - 5:41 pm

Trump wants to punish women who have abortions–even most anti-choicers don’t go that far. More »


“Texas Values” Group Claims Disney Has Declared “War On Christianity”

Robyn Pennacchia | March 30, 2016 - 5:00 pm

The group claims that opposing Georgia’s LGBT discrimination legislation is one step away from banning people from wearing crosses at their parks. More »


Reversible, Condomless Male Birth Control Will Be Here In 2018

College Candy | March 30, 2016 - 4:00 pm

A new study on the effectiveness of Vasalgel, a reversible, male birth control injection, has ruled the gel an immense success. It is now planned to be available to all men in 2018, according to Elaine Lissner, the executive director of the Parsemus Foundation, the organization that developed Vasalgel. Read more on College Candy…More »


President Obama’s Plan To Fight Opioid Addiction Is A Breath Of Fresh Air

Robyn Pennacchia | March 30, 2016 - 3:00 pm

THANKS, OBAMA–for real. More »


“Lucky” Winners Of This Airbnb Contest Get To Have A Sleepover With Sharks

Liz Magee | March 30, 2016 - 2:00 pm

As part of Airbnb’s #NightAt series, you can enter to win a complimentary one-night stay in an underwater room, surrounded by sharks. In the listing, the experience is described as a “once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to sleep in an underwater bedroom, where the only thing separating you from your neighbors is the 360-degree transparent wall.” I think… More »


15-Year-Old Trump Protester Pepper Sprayed After Being Groped

Rebecca Vipond Brink | March 30, 2016 - 1:17 pm

She also tried to punch the groper, but all things considered, she’s really coming off better than the other two. More »


German Rail Company Introduces Women-Only Cars

Rebecca Vipond Brink | March 30, 2016 - 1:00 pm

Do gender-segregated train cars really do anything to prevent harassment? More »


Polish Company Crowdfunds A Beer Made From A Model’s Vaginal Bacteria

Robyn Pennacchia | March 30, 2016 - 12:30 pm

Who wants some vagina beer crafted by dudes who call themselves “The Order of The Yoni?” More »


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