Posts tagged "new york times"

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…

Megan Reynolds | October 12, 2015 - 2:35 pm

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…

Brad Nelson | October 5, 2015 - 4:00 pm

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…

Katrin Higher | September 6, 2015 - 12:00 pm

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

One less thing to worry about. …

Megan Reynolds | July 23, 2015 - 4:30 pm

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.

Rebecca Vipond Brink | June 12, 2015 - 3:30 pm

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

Luxury is never cheap. …

Megan Reynolds | May 13, 2015 - 1:00 pm

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

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

Megan Reynolds | April 16, 2015 - 5:00 pm

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…

Claire Hannum | February 18, 2015 - 9:45 am

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…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | February 13, 2015 - 9:19 am

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…

Beejoli Shah | January 22, 2015 - 1:30 pm

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.

Rebecca Vipond Brink | November 19, 2014 - 4:00 pm

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…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | October 13, 2014 - 6:00 pm

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.


Devorah Blachor | July 8, 2014 - 2:00 pm

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,…

Jessica Wakeman | May 19, 2014 - 1:30 pm

Jill Abramson, The NYTimes’ First Female Executive Editor Was Fired — What Does This Mean For The Rest Of Us?

Yesterday afternoon, the news broke that Jill Abramson, the executive editor of The New York Times and the first-ever woman to hold that position, was leaving her position. Managing editor…

Jessica Wakeman | May 15, 2014 - 4:00 pm

Woody Allen May Respond To His Daughter’s Sexual Abuse Accusations In The New York Times

It’s not that I don’t think a human being who is accused of something does not have the right to respond or defend himself But the possibility that Woody Allen…

Jessica Wakeman | February 5, 2014 - 4:30 pm

Kickass Woman Of The Day: Bernice Gordon, The First Centenarian To Publish A Crossword In The New York Times

This past Saturday, Bernice Gordon turned 100 years old, and to celebrate, she did what she does every day: she created a crossword puzzle. Gordon has been writing crosswords for…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | January 15, 2014 - 4:30 pm

New York Times Takes A Look At Why Some LGBTQ Couples Refuse To Get Married

I didn’t expect a can-usually-be-counted-on-for-fluff article about marriage in the Sunday Styles section of the New York Times to be so damn depressing. But I suppose that’s a conclusion to…

Jessica Wakeman | October 28, 2013 - 1:20 pm

New York Times Asks If Teen Who Shot LGBTQ Classmate Was “Bullied” By “Flaunting”

This week, HBO screened a documentary film, “Valentine Road,” about the 2008 murder of a 14-year-old boy, Lawrence King, by a classmate in Oxnard, California. King had been exploring his…

Jessica Wakeman | October 11, 2013 - 1:40 pm

The Delusional New York Times Vows Column To End All Delusional New York Times Vows Columns

The New York Times Vows column is truly one of a kind. Week after week, the meet-cute stories land all over the spectrum, from the truly romantic to the strangely

Rachel Krause | September 24, 2013 - 11:40 am
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