Small Victory: Two Retailers Remove Transphobic Caitlyn Jenner Costume

Rebecca Vipond Brink | October 22, 2015 - 10:30 am

Back in August, because August is when Halloween starts, a few costume companies started advertising a Caitlyn Jenner costume featuring a cis male, masculine-presenting model dressed up as Caitlyn Jenner from her Vanity Fair cover:

The trans community and our allies were rightfully angry about this. Trans identities have,More »

Amazon Just Realized That A “Lady Boy Drag Costume” Was A Bad Idea

Lauren Vinopal | October 21, 2015 - 2:30 pm

Some people wear Halloween costumes to disguise themselves, while others pick costumes that reveal the truth behind who they really are — namely, an asshole. That’s what the “Adult Lady Boy Drag Fancy Dress Costume” will do for anyone who purchased it before Amazon UK removed it from their site. More »

Emily Postmodern: Is it Cool To Bring Booze To A Baby Shower?

Julianna Rose Dow | October 21, 2015 - 12:00 pm

Baby showers and alcohol don’t always mix, but sometimes, it’s okay. … More »

Behold! A Thong Made From A Taxidermied Rat!

Robyn Pennacchia | October 20, 2015 - 2:30 pm

It’s Chanel! Sort of! More »

Who Knew? Wearing Black Tights Is “Socially Unacceptable” To Some People

Robyn Pennacchia | October 19, 2015 - 4:55 pm

Black tights are apparently a far more fraught issue than we’d ever previously considered. More »

Check Your Vibes: 8 More Ways To Leave Procrastination In The Dust

Claire Hannum | October 19, 2015 - 1:10 pm

We need to talk about procrastination. Yes, again. I’ve written about it before, but seeing as it’s basically a silent epidemic, we need to talk about it some more. My past two weeks were packed to the brim with obligations and deadlines, and instead of making me more efficient out of necessity, the stress morphed me… More »

‘My Little Pony’ Themed Restaurant Opens In Japan

Katrin Higher | October 17, 2015 - 11:00 am

If you needed a reason to movie to Japan, here is one among so many others. A new cafe has opened up that is 100% My Little Pony themed but NOT all brony-like, I assure you.
It is beautiful and majestic and makes my child of the 80s heart flutter with joy.

本日はあいにくのお天気ですが、MY… More »

Balmain x H&M Is Here And It Is Gloriously Tacky

Amelia McDonell-Parry | October 15, 2015 - 5:00 pm

When Kim Kardashian – who can basically snap her fingers and have whatever outfit she wants delivered to her in record time – wants to look and feel good for a special night out with Kanye, she calls in her friend Olivier Rousteing, who brings over a rack of clothes from Balmain. While you’d usually need Kim’s bank account… More »

Hey, Would You Bone A Donald Trump Sex Doll?

Megan Reynolds | October 15, 2015 - 1:38 pm

Would you? … More »

Jamie Raines Addresses 5 Questions You Probably Shouldn’t Ask Trans People

Rebecca Vipond Brink | October 13, 2015 - 6:00 pm

Jamie Raines, the trans man whose timelapse video of selfies taken over the course of three years throughout his gender transition went viral last week, made a video for People addressing five questions you probably should just opt not to ask the trans people in your life and why not. They are:More »

Here’s A Scarf That’s Shaped Like A Sweater, Because Fashion Is Sometimes Horrible

Megan Reynolds | October 13, 2015 - 3:30 pm

If you want a sweater to drape over your shoulders, BUY A SWEATER. More »

Relax: Bedazzled Bridal Selfie Sticks Are Not The End Of Humanity

Megan Reynolds | October 13, 2015 - 12:30 pm

This isn’t that bad. … More »

Thank Us Later: BabyFoot Is The Most Satisfying Way To Tend To Your Feet

Megan Reynolds | October 13, 2015 - 11:35 am

I have never been more grossed out by my own feet, but I’m glad I did it. … More »

Check Your Vibes: 8 Ways To Deal When Life Hits A Plateau

Claire Hannum | October 12, 2015 - 2:00 pm

Ever feel like your everyday life is akin to wading through molasses? Like you’re on the cusp of something great, but totally stumped on either what that thing is or when it will finally arrive, trapped in a holding pattern? Perhaps you’ve been working feverishly toward a goal, and know exactly what big changes are… More »

If You Love Champagne But Can’t Drink It Fast Enough, The Chambong Is For You

Lauren Vinopal | October 12, 2015 - 1:40 pm

Hangover, smangover. … More »

What It Takes: To Start A Blog

Rebecca Vipond Brink | October 12, 2015 - 10:20 am

Plus, want to start a blog of your own? Good news: We’re giving away a year-long premium subscription to WordPress! More »

Best Trend Alert: Little Plastic Sprouts Coming Out Of Your Head

Katrin Higher | October 10, 2015 - 3:30 pm

China, I fucking love you.
In China, teens and young millenials, are wearing little plastic accessories on their heads in the shape of small sprouts, fruits, flowers and other little nature inspired growths.
This is the cutest thing I’ve ever seen humans do, because let’s face it, usually animals corner the market of… More »

This Dad Got So Good At Doing His Daughter’s Hair, He’s Teaching A Class

Lauren Vinopal | October 8, 2015 - 5:30 pm

DILF alert. … More »

Amazon Launches New Etsy Rival, Handmade

Rebecca Vipond Brink | October 8, 2015 - 3:00 pm

Let the crafting wars begin! More »

Bangs Forever: In Defense Of Fringe (The Cheapest Alternative To Botox)

Amelia McDonell-Parry | October 8, 2015 - 2:35 pm

Hands the fuck off my fringe. More »

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