Here Are All The Nominations For The Tony Awards AKA The Hamilton Awards

Liz Magee | May 3, 2016 - 12:14 pm

The Tony Awards are the SuperBowl for theatre kids everywhere and with this morning’s Tony Awards nominations, all the tap-dancing-jazz-handing-character-shoe-loving teens of America are probably very pleased. To nobody’s surprise, Hamilton scored a record-breaking 16 nominations. I mean, President Obama has seen this show twice and he’s a very busy guy. This show must be something truly… More »


10 Of The Best Memes and Moments From The Met Gala

Bronwyn Isaac | May 3, 2016 - 11:25 am

Last night’s 40th annual Met Gala was themed Manus x Machina: Fashion in the Age of Technology, which could also be interpreted as “What Is That Dress: A-list Celebrities Wearing Straps Of Designer Tinsel.”  All the pictures taken at the event show an evening full of drinks, networking, and stars awkwardly adjusting their outfits while Twitter made memesMore »


Here’s What Happens At A Contested Convention (And The Odds Of Us Seeing One This Year)

Kylie Cheung | May 3, 2016 - 11:11 am

With Cruz and Kasich coalescing to #StopTrump and Sanders upping his efforts to court superdelegates, contested conventions in both parties are entirely possible, so here’s what you need to know. More »


Afeni Shakur, Activist And Mother of Tupac, Dies at 69

Liz Magee | May 3, 2016 - 11:10 am

2016 has been a brutal, sad year thus far. Activist, poet and mother to Tupac, Afeni Shakur,  passed away on Monday evening. She is said to have suffered a cardiac arrest and was taken to a local hospital in California where she died, according to New York Daily News. She was 69 years old.

In the 1960’s,… More »


NARAL Just Gave State Lawmakers Pro-Choice Ratings, & Things Are Looking Shockingly Not Good

Kylie Cheung | May 2, 2016 - 10:47 pm

Pro-choice Washington Democrats performed surprisingly poorly on the NARAL’s pro-choice scorecards, and while some of their ratings were disappointing, the NARAL raised some important points. More »


5 Things You Need To Know About Birth Control Around The World

Kylie Cheung | May 2, 2016 - 9:55 pm

Marie Stopes International (MSI) and several influential Islamic scholars joined up last week to vigorously campaign both for the spread of birth control and contraceptives for Afghan women, and to combat the cultural stigma against women who choose to utilize these most valuable resources. In Afghanistan, abortion is illegal although birth control is not, but access to birth control is incredibly… More »


4 Myths About Fat Bodies And Weight Loss, Which Don’t Work At All How You Think

Kylie Cheung | May 2, 2016 - 8:04 pm

A new study just revealed how extreme weight loss negatively impacts fat bodies, exposing a number of myths about weight loss. More »


Here Are All Best Outfits From The Met Gala 2016 Red Carpet

Bronwyn Isaac | May 2, 2016 - 7:21 pm

Tonight marks the 60th annual Met Gala, which leaves some people feeling excited to attend, others feeling left out, and the rest of us wondering: what exactly is the Met Gala? For those vaguely familiar but not-too-sure, the Met Gala is a yearly fundraiser full of well-moneyed artists and culture-makers drinking expensive wine in black tie, all to… More »


Kerry Washington Is Pregnant With Her Second Child, & Fans Are Having Feelings About It

Bronwyn Isaac | May 2, 2016 - 2:02 pm

As you can expect, fans of Washington had their own feelings about the newly fertilized fetus, ranging from ecstatic for the familial addition, to entitled for more details (the public owns her after all). More »


Katy Perry Wants A World-Wide Social Media Blackout And It’s Not The Worst Idea

Bronwyn Isaac | May 2, 2016 - 1:12 pm

Fully aware of the myriad of ways in which social media benefits her career, Perry said that she thinks it’s essential that everyone take at least a few moments a day to clear their heads sans internet. More »


Pregnant Men Giving Birth Is The Hot New Trend In … Porn?

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 2, 2016 - 12:47 pm

Hey, anything is hotter than rosebudding. More »


Amy Schumer Will Still Take Pictures With Her Fans, But Only If She Wants To

Bronwyn Isaac | May 2, 2016 - 12:24 pm

With great power comes great responsibility — and often throngs of disrespectful fans. Really, no matter how you feel about her comedy, it’s undeniable that Amy Schumer is currently navigating the veritable shit-storm of newly acquired fame with an impressive amount of chill. After she was harassed by an entitled fan last weekend in Greenville, North… More »


Toddlers Have Already Shot 23 People This Year And It’s Only May

Megan Reynolds | May 2, 2016 - 11:13 am

According to a report via the Washington Post, American children aged three and under have shot at least 23 people in 2016 which is a five person increase since last year. In an analysis from October 2015 conducted by reporter Christopher Ingraham, the nation’s toddlers were shooting people at an average rate of one per week. More »


Is Jon Snow A Targeryen? This Game Of Thrones Fan Theory May Be True!

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 2, 2016 - 10:54 am

If you don’t like spoilers, do not proceed!!! More »


The Dixie Chicks Defend Beyoncé Against Criticism, Brilliantly Cover “Daddy Lessons”

Bronwyn Isaac | May 2, 2016 - 10:35 am

Beyoncé defenders noted the racial hypocrisy in the criticisms, claiming this was another poor attempt to shut black musicians out of country music, despite the fact the genre originated with black musicians. More »


Ku Klux Klan Leader Endorses Donald Trump, In Case You Forget What Kind Of People Support This Guy

Kylie Cheung | May 2, 2016 - 5:00 am

A KKK leader just endorsed Trump, and if you’re surprised at this point, read on for some reminders of why you really, really shouldn’t be. More »


Why Did Radiohead Disappear From The Internet? This Is Such A Goddamn Radiohead Thing To Do

Kylie Cheung | May 1, 2016 - 11:44 pm

After releasing mysterious postcards and announcing a world tour, the band mysteriously deletes its social media presence. More »


5 Reasons Why Obamacare Has Actually Been Successful As Hell, So Haters Take A Seat

Kylie Cheung | May 1, 2016 - 10:29 pm

Contrary to persistant Republican decrying, new studies prove Obamcare has benefited poor communities of color, America’s sickest, improved standard of living, and is substantially reducing debt. More »


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