As of Sunday morning, the 7.8 magnitude earthquake outside the capital of Kathmandu has killed more than 2,200 people in Nepal, India and Bangladesh, and has injured even more. It has toppled buildings and triggered an avalanche on Mount Everest. The infrastructures of the surrounding areas has been devastated by the quake.
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Lee Write and Leslie Roy went missing for nearly two weeks in a remote area of the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. The sisters went for a drive when their car stalled in the middle of nowhere and neither of them had cell service to call for help.
Luckily, they were toting eight boxe… More »
If you happen to be a really terrible person on the internet but want to appear great, then the new “Clear” app is the right app for you!
Fired from Jeb Bush’s campaign after Buzzfeed found several of his tweets calling women “sluts,” as well as a bunch of homophobic references, Ethan Czahor… More »
Hey you guys! Remember that time a guy shot Ronald Reagan and James Brady because he was obsessed with Jodie Foster and thought that might get her attention? John Hinckley, Jr? Well, he’s been in St. Elizabeth’s mental institution since 1981. Since 2013, Hinckley has been able to go on 17 day visits to hi… More »
Loretta Lynch has been confirmed as the United States’ first Black female Attorney General. More »
You know who’s just the worst? Rand Paul. Rand Paul is terrible. Also, Rand Paul’s friends are terrible, because terrible people often hang out together, ostensibly because no one else can stand them.
Anyway, Rand Paul’s new BFF is this dude Dan Bilzerian, who is known for a number of incredibly douchey sounding things like… More »
Congratulations, non-supermodels! You are now eligible for minimum wage work at the mall! More »
That’s one way to send off Grandpa. … More »
A group of Native American actors, as well as a Native cultural advisor walked off the set of the Adam Sandler movie “The Ridiculous Six” after the obscene racism and insensitivity in the script and on set just became too much to bear. The actors, primarily of the Navajo nation, were playing Apache characters, and… More »
A House committee voted to overturn a new Washington D.C. law that would have banned employment discrimination based on reproductive health decisions like using IVF, having an abortion, or even using birth control. More »
I don’t want to ruin your day or anything, but here’s something terrifying you’ve probably never thought about: scientists barely know anything about the long-term effects of tampons on our health. Did you know that? I didn’t know that! You’re putting a foreign object inside yourself that was only sort of studied for safety risks, and I’m sorry to have told you… More »
This past weekend, 25-year-old Freddie Gray died while in police custody. Though he was arrested without incident, for possession of an illegal switchblade, he suffered spinal and neck injuries at the hands of police while in the police van. The Department of Justice is currently investigating.
Now, as you might imagine, yet another black… More »
I guess it’s true what they say about a good orgasm making you see God: a sex shop will be opening in Saudi Arabia, in the heart of Islam’s holiest land, Mecca.
El Asira, a Netherlands-based sex toy company run by Abdelaziz Aouragh, will be opening its first brick-and-mortar outlet in the Makkah regio… More »
When Yamini Karanam, a 26-year-old grad student in Indiana, started developing headaches, reading comprehension issues and crippling fatigue, she knew that something was wrong with her brain. But she probably wasn’t expecting to learn that there was a teratoma, replete with teeth, bones and teeth, pressing on her pineal gland and wrecking havoc on her life. More »
Hey! Guess what, residents of D.C.! Congress did something pretty exciting for you. You may soon be able to fire a woman for having in vitro fertilization, just like you always dreamed. You can also fire her for getting pregnant out of wedlock! Women who have IVF, or choose to have a child without being married,… More »
Police officers in Cooks County, Illinois, are facing charges that they stripped a car accident victim of her clothing and took naked photos of her dead body for their own enjoyment. Jessica Mejia was a passenger in a car being driven by her drunk boyfriend when he slammed their vehicle into a pole, killing the 20-year-old. More »
It is taking all my effort to rise above and laud this dad for being a committed father, instead of judging him for going with only a subpar tattoo artist for his totally normal and not at all strange full-face tattoo of his child.
Perhaps one day I will love something my body… More »
Swipe right for accidental almost-incest. More »
It’s the one day of the year we acknowledge this beautiful planet of ours and all the ways we’ve destroyed it! More »
Ted Cruz is quite the comedian. I mean, just recently he played a delightful prank on all of us by trying to convince us that he legitimately thought he was going to be president. Silly, silly Ted Cruz. He is truly the Andy Kaufman of our time.
Anyway, it turns out that thi… More »