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Protest Today Against Facebook’s Rape Jokes

There’s a lot of dodginess on Facebook (status “updates” from your sister’s fetus, hello) but there’s one thing we cannot tacitly approve by ignoring — rape jokes such as:

Jessica Wakeman | November 2, 2011 - 1:20 pm

Soapbox: Celebrate Your Dang Anniversary In Person—Not On Facebook!

If you wish your spouse a happy anniversary in the privacy of your own home, does it count? Apparently not. I’ve noticed an influx of wedding anniversary, humblebrag updates on…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 20, 2011 - 2:00 pm

Feminism Bludgeoned To Death In WTF Facebook Status Update

Let’s all hope this woman was kidding when she wrote on her Facebook status, “I don’t care how anti-feminest [sic] it sounds. i don’t think girls should be required to…

Jessica Wakeman | September 2, 2011 - 3:20 pm

Your Facebooking Is Ruining The Economy, FYI

You think composing pithy Facebook status updates and slyly stalking your exes via the social networking site isn’t bothering anybody, right? Well, you’re wrong. Your Facebook usage is ruining the…

Julie Gerstein | August 31, 2011 - 4:20 pm

“Cathy” Is Alive And Well On Facebook And Twitter

Above, recently retired cartoon heroine Cathy. But the words are not hers (as penned by cartoonist Cathy Guisewite); no, they’re words I wrote on Twitter recently. You see, I am…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 23, 2011 - 2:00 pm

Why It’s Probably Not Smart To Go Toe-To-Toe With A Teacher

Face it, man, you’re never going to win this one. …

Julie Gerstein | August 19, 2011 - 6:20 pm

Dear Wendy: “I Created A Fake Boyfriend On Facebook To Make My Ex Jealous”

I’m a 39 year-old woman and I broke up with my boyfriend of three months about two weeks ago. We broke up on bad terms; I had a hunch he…

Wendy Atterberry | August 10, 2011 - 3:00 pm

From What We Can Tell, Tyler The Creator Is Kind Of Stupid

Waka Flocka Flame: Do y’all actually do any of the stuff y’all talk about in your lyrics?
Tyler the Creator: Well, I don’t rape chicks … I have punched…

Julie Gerstein | August 6, 2011 - 10:00 am

Announce Your Pregnancy On Facebook: Site Adds “I’m Expecting” Option

Facebook’s new “I’m expecting” option is the new way to tell all 613 of your closest friends that you are pregnant. In the “Family” section, users now have the option…

Jessica Wakeman | August 1, 2011 - 12:20 pm

5 Weird, Crazy Things I Have Done With Facebook

Facebook! I love it. I hate it. Sometimes I need a martini and a break from it. But let the record show, that Facebook has brought me many joys, sometimes…

Julie Gerstein | July 18, 2011 - 1:00 pm

15 Reasons You Should Be Banned From The Internet

Over the weekend, my brother from another mother — and The Frisky’s Mind of Man — John DeVore posted a link to a funny slideshow on Dumb as a Blog…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | July 11, 2011 - 1:00 pm

Morning Quickies: Jaycee Dugard On Giving Birth In Captivity & Megan Fox Has Wrinkles

Jaycee Dugard’s memoir, A Stolen Life, comes out next week. Dugard was kidnapped at age 11 and found after 18 years in captivity. In a “Dateline” interview with Diane Sawyer…

Jessica Wakeman | July 8, 2011 - 11:40 am
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