Carly Rae Jepsen’s New Single Is Decidedly Uncomplicated

By: Claire Hannum / March 2, 2015
Carly Rae Jepsen's new song, "I Really Like You," has a chorus that proclaims -- in case the title hadn't made it clear enough -- "I really really really really really really like you." Profound. Nothing wrong with getting straight to the point! The only problem is that it is painfully reminiscent of the "Song That Get… More »

Child Molesting Minnesota Cult Leader Arrested In Brazil

By: Robyn Pennacchia / March 2, 2015
Over the weekend, Brazillian authorities arrested Victor Arden Barnard, a former "minister" who thought he was Jesus, and has been wanted in the United States on 59 charges of sexual misconduct, after having molested at least two girls from the ages of 12 and 13 onwards. He is currently being held and awaiting extradition. Via… More »

The Only Interesting Thing About DressGate Is That Humans Can’t Necessarily See Blue

By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / March 2, 2015
No matter how many scientific explanations I read about THE DRESS last Friday, nothing made it feel any less inexplicable or mystifying -  until I read about how human beings may not necessarily be able to see blue on our own. Blue might be a sort of psychological phenomenon. That has put that ugly-a… More »

Be Brave, Ladies, For “SNL” Told Us So

By: Megan Reynolds / March 2, 2015
Eat that cookie. More »

Michelle Rodriguez Apologizes For Controversial Comments About Minorities Stealing “White People’s Superheroes”

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / March 2, 2015
Oh Michelle, REALLY?! More »

Medicating And Oversimplifying Women’s “Moodiness”

By: Katrin Higher / March 2, 2015
I wanted to like Julie Holland's opinion pieceon "Medicating Women's Feelings" in the New York Times yestesday, but I couldn't. Her first sentence in a piece about the dangers of prescribing women medications for normal feelings is "Women are moody." By and large she explains important issues surrounding "women's emotionality" and the how we… More »