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Chicago Man Successfully Kept Alligator In His Basement For 20 Years

Bronwyn Isaac | January 28, 2016 - 3:30 pm

The elaborate secret life of Charles Price and his alligator sidekick was only brought to ight earlier this month by an appliance repairman working in the basement who sensed faint sounds and movement. More »


Indiana Pol: LGBT Protections Are Like Protecting Psychokillers, Jared Fogle And “Fat White Men”

Robyn Pennacchia | January 28, 2016 - 1:30 pm

State Rep. Woody Burton desperately looks for a way to compare gay and trans people to criminals. More »


Creepy-ass Parents Are Now Decorating Their Houses With 3D Baby Sculptures

Bronwyn Isaac | January 28, 2016 - 12:45 pm

This horrifying technology simply scans the ultrasound image and makes a human-ish estimate of what your baby’s face will look like before printing out an eight-inch replica mask! More »



Smart TV Not So Smart, Plays Porn At Father-And-Son Funeral

Rebecca Vipond Brink | January 28, 2016 - 12:30 pm

A Cardiff, Wales funeral for a father and his son took a very wrong turn this week, and just hold on, because everything about this story is painful.

First, the two had their funeral together following a car crash. The father and mother were in the car, the mother was pregnant, and sheMore »


Jets Compelled To Treat Cheerleaders As Human Beings By Class Action Suit

Lauren Duca | January 28, 2016 - 12:00 pm

Also, they have to pay $324,000. More »


Mexican Artists Respond To Street Harassment With Confetti Guns And Punk Music

Bronwyn Isaac | January 28, 2016 - 11:30 am

A few badass ladies who are affiliated with the Mexican Feminist art collective Las Hijas de Violencia have decided to handle street harassment by shooting the harassers with confetti guns and blaring their feminist punk anthem Sexista Punk from their mini-speakers. … More »



President Obama on #OscarsSoWhite: “Are We Making Sure Everybody’s Getting A Fair Shot?”

Megan Reynolds | January 28, 2016 - 10:34 am

And now, some reasonable thought. More »


Barbie Says Women Can Have Four Body Types Now And Not Just The One

Lauren Duca | January 28, 2016 - 10:00 am

Now women can be any shape and size as long as it is one of these four shapes and sizes! More »


God Help Us All: I Think Donald Trump Is Going To Be President

Robyn Pennacchia | January 28, 2016 - 9:30 am

Please, please let me be wrong. More »



Bristol Palin Weighs In On #OscarsSoWhite: “Not Everyone Gets A Trophy”

Robyn Pennacchia | January 27, 2016 - 7:00 pm

We’ve got a trophy for Bristol. More »


Facebook “Liking” Now Includes Emoji Reaction Buttons

Bronwyn Isaac | January 27, 2016 - 6:00 pm

Once it’s unveiled on the site, users will be able to to click the “Like” button and scroll through a variety of emoji-illustrated reactions including Haha, Wow, Angry, Sad and Love. More »


These Weed Suppositories Are About To Make Your Menstrual Cycle Mad Chill

Lauren Vinopal | January 27, 2016 - 5:30 pm

We all know what happens when Aunt Flo comes to town, but what about Aunt Flo ON WEED?

This week Foria (the good people behind pot-based lubes) released a line of pot-infused vaginal suppositories in California, which will soon be made available in Colorado as well. Know as Foria Relief, the cocoa butter-based… More »



Dad Embarrassingly Reveals Son’s Hand Lotion Purchase To Reporter

Bronwyn Isaac | January 27, 2016 - 3:45 pm

TFW Pops casually outs you for masturbating frequently when you’re being interviewed by a reporter. More »


Illustrator Reimagines The Statue Of Liberty From 5 Different Countries

Bronwyn Isaac | January 27, 2016 - 2:37 pm

Kantapon picked five countries: Korea, Japan, Thailand, China and Italy, focusing primarily on countries he’s traveled and lived in. More »


If You’re Drunk And Taking An Uber, Get Ready To Play Bop It

Lauren Vinopal | January 27, 2016 - 1:30 pm

Uber has been very good about encouraging people not to drink and drive, even though drunk people aren’t always the best passengers. But it seems that the ride-share company is working on solving that problem too, with the help of the noisy ’90s toy Bop-It.

Uber is currently testing this strategy in Charlotte, North… More »



This New Site Wants To Help Women Document Online Abuse

Megan Reynolds | January 27, 2016 - 1:15 pm

Hollaback, the non-profit organization that made that questionable street harassment video in 2014, has honed their focus on another scourge: online harassment. Their new site, Heartmob, aims to provide a safe space for women who experience online abuse, by providing a space to document incidents and get support.

As reported by BuzzFeed News, Heartmob… More »


Oh Good Lord, Mike Huckabee Has An Adele-Themed Campaign Video

Robyn Pennacchia | January 27, 2016 - 12:45 pm

This is maybe the worst thing we’ve ever seen. More »


Elementary Principal Killed By A School Bus When She Was Pushing Students Out Of The Way

Lauren Vinopal | January 27, 2016 - 12:00 pm

Tragedy struck Amy Beverland Elementary in Indianapolis Tuesday afternoon, when Principal Susan Jordan was killed by a school bus. Two children were also treated at a nearby hospital for serious, but not life-threatening injuries.

According to Fox 59, the incident took place at approximately 2:45pm when a bus holding 25 kids fatally inched forward and struck Jordan. More »



E. Coli Was Just The Beginning: Chipotle Now Facing Gender Discrimination Lawsuit

Bronwyn Isaac | January 27, 2016 - 11:30 am

The women claimed they were all fired due to Mobbs’ obvious gender bias, and that Chipotle as a company also violated the Family and Medical Leave Act, firing the plaintiff Elizabeth Rogers after taking maternity leave when she gave birth to her twins, one of which died in the hospital. … More »


White Feminists, Please Remember That Black Women Are People Too

Tiffanie Drayton | January 27, 2016 - 11:05 am

“Ain’t I a woman?” is a question we still have to ask in 2016 and that’s ridiculous. More »


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