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Matt Haig And His Detractors Prove That No One Knows How To Talk About Feminism Anymore

By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / June 15, 2015

Matt Haig, whose recently-released, bestselling memoir Reasons to Stay Alive chronicled his struggles with depression and suicide, suggested on Twitter that he might write a book about masculinity and its pitfalls and Twitter decided to rage-spond, of course.

Haig’s original tweets read: “Maybe I am missing something. There may be too many books about and by men,… More »


McKinney Cop Invited To Join White Nationalist Utopia

By: Robyn Pennacchia / June 15, 2015

Craig Cobb is back! More »


Huckabee, Santorum, Duggars and More Vow To Ignore SCOTUS If Marriage Equality Is Passed

By: Robyn Pennacchia / June 15, 2015

The Supreme Court is gearing up to rule on the issue of same-sex marriage by the end this month, and it seems like everyone has their fingers crossed one way or another. I am hoping it will put an end to this nonsense, because it’s certainly getting to be a bit embarrassing what with Ireland–one of… More »


Rachel Dolezal Quits As President Of The Spokane Chapter of the NAACP

By: Megan Reynolds / June 15, 2015

Stepping down is the smartest move she’s done in a while. … More »


Dove Has A New Father’s Day Ad And We Actually Don’t Hate It

By: Claire Hannum / June 15, 2015

Hey look, Dove made an ad that doesn’t make me want to rant about it! The compilation of YouTube videos features 13 guys finding out they’ll be dads for the first time. The ad was inspired by Dove’s findings that 82 percent of men find fatherhood to be an emotionally transformative experience, a statistic that really… More »


Designer Elie Tahari Sued For Sexual Harassment

By: Robyn Pennacchia / June 15, 2015

Ew, what a scumbag. … More »


John Oliver Enlists Helen Mirren To Read The CIA Torture Report

By: Robyn Pennacchia / June 15, 2015

Trigger warning: rectal feeding… More »


Mall Cop Guns Down Woman Who Filed Sexual Harassment Complaint Against Him

By: Robyn Pennacchia / June 15, 2015

Alexander Kozak, a 22 year-old security guard at the Coral Ridge Mall in Iowa, has been arrested after gunning down and killing 21 year-old Andrea Farrington, who worked at a Children’s Museum in the mall.

According to reports, Farrington had recently filed a sexual harassment claim against Kozak, whom she says had bee… More »


Surprise! Rich Californians Don’t Care About The Drought, Will Use As Much H2O As They Want

By: Katrin Higher / June 14, 2015

Oh look, another example of rich assholes doing what they do best: being rich assholes.

Certainly #notallrichpeople, but for some Californians, the water limitations imposed due to the severe drought in California, have been seriously ignored and balked at.

Take Steve Yuhas of Rancho Santa Fe, California for instance, who says:… More »


Run Free Little Fellas! 300 Zoo Animals Still Missing In Tbilisi, Georgia

By: Katrin Higher / June 14, 2015

As terrible floods hit Georgia’s capital city of Tbilisi this weekend 12 people were killed (by the floods) while hundreds of zoo animals were inadvertently released into the world after their cages opened.

Residents of the city were told to keep indoors while animal catchers struggled to tranquilize the animals in order to… More »


5 Ways Powerful People Trick You Into Hating Protestors

By: Cracked / June 14, 2015

Let’s say that tomorrow you are elected Secret Ruler of the USA, a position that gives you total power over the government, economy, and the culture at large — everything that hippies refer to as “the system.” Now, your first job is to not get beheaded by rioting peasants, which means your first job i… More »


Girls Perform Nazi-Themed Dance Routine In Guadalajara

By: Katrin Higher / June 14, 2015

What could possibly go wrong with two dozen 10-16 year old girls wearing full Nazi regalia performing a dance routine complete with Nazi salutes?

A girls’ cheer-dance team in Guadalajara, Mexico thought they would find out. They are certainly very dedicated.

I have no idea what is going on here but… More »


Four Wounded After Gun Goes Off In Waldorf Astoria Hotel

By: Katrin Higher / June 14, 2015

Four guests of the world-famous Waldorf Astoria Hotel in New York City were wounded late Saturday night after a wedding guest’s gun discharged and shot the floor.

The guests were hit by shrapnel from the bullets including marble and glass.

The gun owner has been arrested but we don’t yet know… More »


New Gun Law: Texas Handgun Owners Will Now Be Able To Prominently Display Their Dicks…I Mean Guns In Public

By: Katrin Higher / June 13, 2015

A new law was signed into legislation on Saturday in Texas, ensuring that handgun owners will be able to proudly and openly display there firearms in public – including on college campuses.

Texas, you keep coming up with such wonderful ideas. Why, what is better than letting college students run around with gu… More »


Hero Guide Dog Throws Self At Bus To Save Owner

By: Newser / June 13, 2015

Here’s hoping Bigo gets a well-deserved treat this week. The service dog was crossing the street with his owner, Audrey Stone, yesterday in Brewster, NY, when a mini school bus came toward Stone, who’s legally blind, reports the Journal News. Bigo literally leapt into action, flinging himself toward the vehicle to take the brunt of… More »


US Republicans Tell Pope Francis Not To Quit His Day Job

By: Katrin Higher / June 13, 2015

The far right in our country are gearing up to put Pope Francis in his place before he convinces everyone in the world that climate change is legit.

The Pope is scheduled to cast that climate change as the moral cause of our times. But of course the losers of our country want… More »


Happy Friday! Let’s Let Norma From Orange Is The New Black Sing You Off!

By: Robyn Pennacchia / June 12, 2015

Yes! The week is finally over! And Orange Is The New Black is on Netflix, and you are going to get to bingewatch the fuck out of that this weekend. It’s going to be good. I’ve watched the first two episodes already, and am excited to report that things are getting interesting with Norma, the… More »


Michigan Will Allow Religious Adoption Agencies To Reject Gay Parents

By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / June 12, 2015

Also, researchers grew a boob in a lab! More »


Elizabeth Warren Had The PERFECT Response To Mansplain-y JP Morgan CEO

By: Robyn Pennacchia / June 12, 2015

LOVE HER. More »


Rachel Dolezal, Spokane NAACP Leader, Is Apparently A White Woman Pretending To Be Black

By: Megan Reynolds / June 12, 2015

Rachel Dolezal, respected civil rights leader and prominent NAACP member, Africana studies professor and proud “ethnic hair stylist”, is under fire after her parents produced her birth certificate Thursday that proves that she is white. This would be fine except that Rachel Dolezal claims that she is a black woman. What?

Dolezal i… More »


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