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Kevin G. From ‘Mean Girls’ Is Now A Chalk Artist (Who’s Also Super Hot)

Are you ready to feed the love-shaped void inside your heart? More »


“Feminist” Weddings Are Not Things We Should Be Stressing Over, OK?

Feminism and white dresses. Feminism and men. Whether or not a woman who is a feminist can get married without compromising her feminist ideals. How to balance the traditions of a regular wedding with the crazy, bra-burning, protest-and-armpit-hair traditions of a “feminist” wedding. More »


Thank God There’s A Book Club Just For Men, Because That’s What The World Needed

One could argue that a “book club for men” is a working defintion of the history of humanities up until very recently, but that is neither here nor there. More »


Watch John Stamos Read Ridiculous Reviews Of ‘Fuller House’

The AV Club said it was “like a porn parody without the porn,” which Stamos quickly corrected, noting there is in fact a Full House porn parody called Full Holes (oh god). More »


The Times Style Section Is A Year Behind On Hair Trends

The New York Times published a fawning puff piece about men dyeing their hair grey, but, as with most of their trend items about men’s lifestyle, the news is not so new to women. More »


Conservative Whack Job Erick Erickson Shoots ‘NY Times’ Front Page, Boasts On Twitter

Conservative talk radio host and editor of RedState.com, Erick Erickson, decided to shoot the shit out of the front page of Saturday’s New York Times newspaper we guess as a way of protesting its editorial about our gun epidemic.

The editorial is a big deal since the Times hasn’t had an editorial on… More »


Rihanna And Miranda July Talked To Each Other, Are (Maybe) Best Friends

Divisive public figure and twee, curly-haired moppet Miranda July got two goddamn hours with Rihanna for this T Magazine cover story, which is hopefully the beginning of a slow press windup towards the release of her latest alum, Anti. July’s profile of Ri is a curious little piece of journalism, and really, it leaves us with… More »


27 Superior Ways To Be A Modern Man

The New York Times recently attempted to describe the dimensions of the modern man—failing, however, to consider his omnidimensional interests. Here, then, are the 27 definitive ways to be a modern man… … More »


Frisky Twitter Follow Favorites: @NYTVows Parodies ‘New York Times’ Wedding Vows Section Perfectly

It’s the weekend baby! That means it’s time to put down the serious newspaper and instead read something far more hilarious and entertaining.

This week we are bringing you an hilarious Twitter account to follow: NYTimes Vows @NYTvows which parodies The New York Times Wedding Vows Section in its Style Section every Sunday. More »


Hey Ladies, Don’t Worry, Your Cleavage Skin Is Most Likely Just Fine

One less thing to worry about. More »


5 Reasons Not To Default On Your Student Loans

Plus, a radically different hypothetical for what would happen if you did than Lee Siegel posed in his NYT op-ed on defaulting. More »


Beauty IRL: It’s Okay To Feel Bad About Your Manicures

Luxury is never cheap. More »


FYI: You’re Still White, Even If You Married Outside Your Race

I think there’s a better way to say this. More »


Of Course There’s An App Based On Those “Fall In Love With Anyone” Questions

Remember those 36 questions that had a brief stranglehold on the internet about a month ago because of their alleged power to make anyone fall in love? The questions grow more intimate as the list wears on, increasing a sense of vulnerability to the two participants. Sharing responses to the questions with a partner, and staring into each… More »


David Carr, Beloved NY Times Media Critic, Dies Suddenly At Age 58

Last night, journalism lost one of its very best when New York Times media critic David Carr collapsed in the newsroom and passed away, just hours after he moderated a panel discussion about the film “Citizenfour” alongside Edward Snowden. The Times’ executive editor Dean Baquet wrote in an email to the staff, “He was our… More »


The New York Times Is Very Sorry Walking Down The Block To Get Lunch Is Hard For You

Bonkers New York Times Style section trend pieces are par for the course (just last spring, they did a piece on how males love to wear tank tops to Coachella, which was sort of like Andie in “The Devil Wears Prada” realizing five years too late that her cerulean sweater had been carefully chosen for her… More »


5 Interesting Facts I Learned From The Times’ Graphs On Birth Control Effectiveness

The New York Times compiled data about birth control effectiveness for 15 different methods, over time, with perfect use and with typical use, and sorted them into handy-dandy interactive graphs. Birth control is sort of nightmarish for me because the least effective methods are non-invasive and non-hormonal, but those are the methods I have to… More »


The Vatican Is Easing Up On The Vitriol About Gays Without Changing Church Doctrine

The Vatican is changing its tone in the way it talk about gay people, if not its actual attitude toward them. [The Daily Beast]
A law against revenge porn with a sentence of up to two years in prison has been proposed in the UK. [Marie Claire]
Even if two parents share… More »


Occupy Modern Love

Dozens of protesters gathered outside The New York Times building on Eighth Avenue last night to protest the no-comment policy of the newspaper’s weekly Modern Love column.

“The Times is suppressing free speech,” said Jax123, who, like many of the protesters, prefers to be called by his screen name. “And since we aren’t… More »


Recently Fired NY Times Executive Editor Jill Abramson Speaks Of Resilience At Wake Forest Commencement

“It meant more to our father to deal with a setback and try to bounce back than to watch how we handled our successes. Show what you are made of, he would say. Graduating from Wake Forest means all of you have experienced success already. And some of you — and now I’m talking to… More »


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