News

Hoarders Episode Spends More Time Kink-Shaming Man Than Helping Him

Katie Klabusich | February 4, 2016 - 12:30 pm

Keep the kink-shaming, A&E More »


Mattel Just Released The First-Ever Lesbian Barbie

Rebecca Vipond Brink | February 4, 2016 - 12:30 pm

It’s a big few weeks for Barbie! First, Mattel revealed that Barbie would come in four different body shapes and eight skin tones; now, they’ve released what is technically the first lesbian Barbie – in the form of retired champion soccer player Abby Wambach:

Nothing quite like getting yourMore »


Roosh V’s He-Man Woman Hating Clubs Take Toys And Go Home, Cancel Meetups

Robyn Pennacchia | February 4, 2016 - 12:00 pm

AW! They got chased off by a bunch of girls! More »



Dolphins Are The Unchecked Soft Boys Of The Ocean

Megan Reynolds | February 4, 2016 - 9:15 am

They love Radiohead and yoga, what more goddamn proof do you need?! More »


Adnan Syed’s Post-Conviction Hearing, Day 1: Asia McClain Finally Takes The Stand

Amelia McDonell-Parry | February 3, 2016 - 7:34 pm

And she absolutely SLAYED. More »


Watch Martin Shkreli Claim That He’d Hit Ghostface Killah In The Face

Rebecca Vipond Brink | February 3, 2016 - 6:00 pm

Pharma Douche Martin Shkreli won’t go away (admittedly because we won’t let him), and today’s silliness comes courtesy of the morning radio show The Breakfast Club, the hosts of which interviewed him mainly because he released a bizarre video threatening Wu-Tang Clan’s Ghostface Killah last week. Shkreli proceeded to do the following:
More »



Top Military Officials Decide That Women Are Now Required To Register For The Draft

Bronwyn Isaac | February 3, 2016 - 5:00 pm

Just last month when the ban was lifted for women in all military combat roles, one of the pressing questions was: “Should women now be required to enter the draft?” More »


The CDC Wants All Women Not On Birth Control To Avoid Alcohol Just In Case They Get Pregnant

Megan Reynolds | February 3, 2016 - 4:30 pm

Protect your precious baby oven from the ravages of alcohol, ladies. More »


Is This Woman Living Our Best Dream Or Worst Nightmare?

Danielle Henderson | February 3, 2016 - 4:00 pm

This looks like a fantastic nightmare.

Recent snowstorms in China have been making it hard for people to get around, particularly by airplane, with passengers either being stranded or trying to book different flights. As Atlas Obscura reports, one woman’s patience truly paid off.
After surviving a 10-hour delay at Wuhan Tianhe… More »



Toronto Women’s Boxing Club Plans To Crash Pro-Rape Rallies

Bronwyn Isaac | February 3, 2016 - 3:45 pm

The club has asserted that they will not hesitate to beat the living hell out of the men encountered, and while I don’t normally condone violence, this feels too poetic to not embrace. More »


Deodorant Changes More Than Your Smell

Newser | February 3, 2016 - 3:30 pm

Applying deodorant or antiperspirant clearly alters your body’s smell, but it may also alter your body’s bacteria. A PeerJ study finds the organisms that live in and on your skin are drastically changed by what you put under your arms. Evolutionary genomicist Julie Horvath recruited 17 participants—antiperspirant users, deodorant users, and those who went auMore »


Scientists Find A Daddy Long Legs With A 99 Million-Year-Old Giant Boner

Lauren Vinopal | February 3, 2016 - 2:45 pm

He died doing what he loved. More »



Male Yahoo! Employees Celebrate April Fool’s Too Early by Filing Gender Discrimination Lawsuit

Danielle Henderson | February 3, 2016 - 1:30 pm

Were men starting to feel left out of the gender discrimination uprising in tech over the past few years? That’s the only way I can explain the report that former Yahoo! editorial director Gregory Anderson filed a lawsuit against the company for intentionally hiring women, even though Yahoo! is 62% male, 76% of which are in… More »


Let’s Talk About Who Bears Responsibility For Cultural Appropriation

Tiffanie Drayton | February 3, 2016 - 1:00 pm

Spoiler alert: It’s the dominant culture, not those who are historically and continually oppressed. More »


Bill Cosby Ordered To Give Second Deposition In Sexual Assault Case, But The Battle Is Not Over

Lauren Vinopal | February 3, 2016 - 12:45 pm

Bill Cosby was ordered by a judge on Tuesday to give a second deposition in a Los Angeles lawsuit. The claimant, Judy Huth,  was only 15 at the time of the alleged sexual assault that occurred at the Playboy Mansion in 1974.

When Cosby refused to answer several questions during the initial deposition… More »



Alicia Keys Is Sending Paul Ryan A Valentine (To Ask For Criminal Justice Reform)

Rebecca Vipond Brink | February 3, 2016 - 11:45 am

Alicia Keys wants Paul Ryan to be her Valentine this year, but she’s not greedy – she wants everyone else who cares about criminal justice reform to extend Ryan the invitation, too. Keys and her We Are Here movement for justice reform has been working with former White House official Van Jones’ More »


Rand Paul Drops Out Of GOP Race, Pledges To Continue Igniting “Brush Fires Of Liberty”

Rebecca Vipond Brink | February 3, 2016 - 11:15 am

Rand Paul has suspended his campaign for the presidency today, saying in a statement that he’s pleased that so many people embraced his message of limited government (except in the cases of women and queers).

“Brush fires of liberty were ignited,” he said, “and those will carry on, as will I.” BrushMore »


WTF, TLC?: Duggars To Return For Another Season of “19 Kids And Counting?”

Robyn Pennacchia | February 2, 2016 - 6:00 pm

Well that certainly didn’t take long. More »



Who Will Win The GOP Butt Caucus?

The Frisky | February 2, 2016 - 4:00 pm

We all know the GOP candidates are asses, but who’s the best ass of them all? More »


Elderly Residents Of Bucolic British Town Gun Down Terroristic Swans With Supersoakers

Megan Reynolds | February 2, 2016 - 3:30 pm

The bucolic village of Briscombe, England is under attack. Elderly residents of the Hope Mill Park area are living in fear, persecuted by a pair of elegant yet deadly swans who have finally decided to take back the land that was rightfully theirs. After years of peaceful coexistence, the swans have taken up the good… More »


1 2 3 4 5 6 ...