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‘No Men Beyond This Point’ Imagines A World Without Dudes & Somehow, It Looks Pretty Bad

We’re all for a good misandry joke, but No Men Beyond This Point looks like a “Funny or Die” video stretched into 80 minutes. Sony just released the trailer for…

Jenni Miller | April 18, 2016 - 2:47 pm

Azealia Banks And Sarah Palin Have Beef And It’s Amazing

A beef erupted between Azealia Banks and Sarah Palin this week after Banks read a satirical news piece in which Palin claimed that black people “willingly accepted slavery.” …

Bronwyn Isaac | April 6, 2016 - 12:00 pm

Satirical Chinese Twitter Hilariously Covers The GOP Debate

The Relevant Organs covered the debate brilliantly!

Bronwyn Isaac | January 15, 2016 - 2:45 pm

Watch: Will Ferrell’s George W. Bush Roasts Trump, GOP On SNL

Will Ferrell made a triumphant return to SNL last night as his beloved George W. character, and this time George W. was ready to roast.

The whole clip…

Katrin Higher | December 13, 2015 - 11:30 am

Comedian Reinterprets Classic Pin-Ups For Satirical Feminist Calendar Pin Up Yours

Do you dream of a world where women are raunchy with abandon, able to own their sexuality, and laugh at themselves and everything else in the world?
We sure as hell…

Katrin Higher | October 16, 2015 - 4:20 pm

Stephen Colbert Responds To #CancelColbert By Shutting Down The Ching Chong Ding Dong Foundation For Sensitivity To Orientals Or Whatever

Stephen Colbert has finally responded to the hashtag #CancelColbert, which was trending last week on Twitter. In true “Colbert Report” fashion, he did it in character as a pompous blowhard…

Jessica Wakeman | April 1, 2014 - 12:30 pm

Lily Allen Responds To Allegations Of Racism Against Black Women In Her “Hard Out Here” Video

This week, Lily Allen debuted the video for her new song “Hard Out Here,” to extremely mixed reactions. Some, like our own Rachel, saw her song about pop music’s policing…

Jessica Wakeman | November 13, 2013 - 3:00 pm

A Glimpse Inside The Not-So-Perfect World Of Barbie And Ken

“In The Doll House,” a new photo series by Dina Goldstein, gives us a peek inside Barbie’s Dreamhouse, where things are not always as they seem:
‘In the doll…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | November 12, 2013 - 5:30 pm

The “Betches” Are Professional Mean Girls

Please meet “betches” Jordana Abraham, Samantha Fishbein and Aleen Kuperman. This trio of childhood friends who coined the term “betch” while they were attending Cornell together go by the mottos:…

Ami Angelowicz | July 16, 2013 - 1:20 pm

Renounce Your Homosexuality For A Free Chicken Sandwich!

As we all learned last year, Chick-fil-A’s secret seasoning blend includes a heaping spoonful of homophobia and a generous slathering of bigotry. In response, the Chick-fil-A Foundation, a comedy group that…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | January 8, 2013 - 2:40 pm

We Can’t Wrap Our Minds Around The Brant Brothers, So Someone Else Is Doing It For Us

If you’ve yet to hear of the brothers Brant, you are very fortunate. You are also not a subscriber and/or reader of Vanity Fair, where they were profiled back in

Rachel Krause | December 24, 2012 - 3:00 pm

Gay Women Will Marry Your Boyfriends

Of course, here’s the inevitable response to the parody video “Gay Men Will Marry Your Girlfriends.” I’ll have you know, lesbians, that you don’t scare me. I’m pre-t-t-y sure my…

Jessica Wakeman | December 2, 2012 - 3:00 pm

“Pintester” Is Messing Up Pinterest Tutorials So You Don’t Have To

I love Pinterest, but certain recipes and DIYs make me a little suspicious. Crockpot tiramisu? Really? Five-minute French tip manicure? Riiiiiight. My Pinterest side eye has been hilariously validated by…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | July 13, 2012 - 11:20 am

The Latest Miracle Beauty Product? Fotoshop By Adobé

This hilarious (and painfully accurate) video reimagines Photoshop as a beauty product that can erase acne, whiten teeth, make you skinny, and even change your race. Over a pulsing techno…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | January 12, 2012 - 11:20 am

Even More S**t That Girls Say

Oh my God, you guys! Is that hummus? Seriously, that dog realllllllly needs some water. For real. [YouTube] …

Julie Gerstein | December 19, 2011 - 4:40 pm

10 Ways To Stuff Yourself & Stay Sexy Over Thanksgiving

Of all the many splendored joys associated with the holiday season, having a free pass to stuff your face may be the best. And of all the lip-smacking, gravy-smothered, “have…

Rachel Kane | November 14, 2011 - 10:00 am

SNL Debuts The Li’l Poundcake HPV Vaccine Doll

There was a lot to love when Melissa McCarthy hosted “Saturday Night Live” this weekend. But my fave was a sketch she wasn’t even in: the Li’l Poundcake HPV Vaccine…

Jessica Wakeman | October 3, 2011 - 11:00 am

Mind Of Man: Why Men Prefer “Innocent” Girls To “Whorey Slutosauruses”

This week’s column was inspired by a recent article on MarieClaire.com entitled “Why Men Prefer Innocent Girls To Bad Girls.”

The other day, some guys and I were chillaxing…

John DeVore | March 9, 2011 - 1:00 pm

Because That’s What Ladies Be Talking About

The Onion magazine satire of “10 Most Powerful Women” articles might be a joke, but frankly this cover speaks for many profiles about Hillary Clinton or Condoleezza Rice. The article…

Jessica Wakeman | December 17, 2010 - 1:44 pm
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