bad jokes

Bill Maher Compares Zayn Malik To Boston Marathon Bomber

We are no strangers to Bill Maher’s Islamophobia by now, and his suggestion that the former One Directioner, Zayn Malik, resembles the terrorist Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is just more of the…

Katrin Higher | April 5, 2015 - 4:00 pm

Confession: Trevor Noah’s Bad Jokes Annoy Me Less Than Hall Monitors Do

Allow me to preface this by stating that I do not think that Trevor Noah’s Twitter jokes were especially hilarious (neither does he), and that–of fucking course–I am not cool with…

Robyn Pennacchia | April 2, 2015 - 9:00 am

I Fear I May Have Invented The Term “Vegan Leather” And If So, I Apologize

I have a friend who insists to this day that she invented the word “bi-atch” years before anyone ever said it. I believe her. In middle school, my friend and…

Robyn Pennacchia | March 9, 2015 - 10:00 am

Is It Friday Yet? A Field Guide To Terrible Office Humor

Last week, I had my friend Katelyn over to spend the day co-working at my house. Usually I work from home alone, which I don’t mind, but I was thrilled…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | December 6, 2012 - 9:00 am