When Twitter user Nyjah accidentally sent a nude selfie to her dad, he was less than pleased. Below, the hilarious harrowing saga of sexting gone majorly wrong.
First, sheer panic:
OMG HOW DO YOU CANCEL A TEXT MESSAGE !! — nyyy nyyy (@dearfashionn) July 8, 2014
i just… More »
Dr. Arthur K. Zilberstein, a 47-year-old Seattle anesthesiologist, spent so much time sexting that he pretty much forgot to do his job. His medical license was suspended when authorities found out about his “preoccupation with sexual matters” and the “moral turpitude” he displayed in the workplace. From the looks of it, this guy sexted in the middle of… More »
Newly released supplemental updates to the UK’s sexual education guidelines suggest addressing LGBTQ relationships, sexting, and media literacy in regards to pornography. That sounds so … sensible. Meanwhile in America, some kids think yellow Skittles act as birth control. [Nerve]
Meet Lisa Fritsch, a Republican, who is the first Black woman to run… More »
A new survey found that only 2 percent of college students sext via Snapchat, shocking middle-class baby boomers who thought they knew everything about “kids these days.” Sumpto, an online marketing company, has found that 37 percent of students use it for “creativity,” whatever that means. Making festive doodles with its Microsoft Paint-esque tool, maybe? More »
Snapchat users now have bigger problems than someone screen-grabbing pictures of their private parts.
Only days after the folks at Snapchat received threats about a security hack that would reveal tons of users’ personal data, it happened: user names and phone numbers of over 4.6 million Snapchatters were posted online by an anonymous… More »
“The Weiner Monologues,” a saga about Carlos Danger — code name of former New York Rep. Anthony Weiner, who sexted dick pics to a young admirer named Sydney Leathers, AKA a woman who is not his wife — is headed to Off Off Broadway. The director described it as “a devised Greek tragedy composed… More »
Now that any online dating experience will eventually escalate to mobile messaging (whether What’s App, iMessage, or How About We’s app), it’s not enough to have mastered the English language. We live in an emoji world now. Originally added to iOS for Japanese teenagers, the diverse set of smileys is now used by people of… More »
For a long time, eyebrow-arching and pearl-clutching over “hookup culture” has focused on young women: they will feel used by young men and come to believe they can only derive value in themselves from their sexuality. Such concerns have been roundly and fairly criticizing as portraying young women as victims lacking in agency, or worse,… More »
It’s an exciting day in the app world. According to TMZ, Sydney Leathers has signed a six figure endorsement deal to be the new face of iHookup, a mobile app for “casual dating based on sexual chemistry.” (I think that might be code for NSA sex?) Her duties will include having an active profile and… More »
Can you believe it? Sydney Leathers — you remember her, right? — in our LA office! Talking about sexting with Anthony Weiner! Who woulda thunk? Okay, so the political junkie and dick pic recipient has been on a bit of a media bender, so maybe we shouldn’t feel too special. But still! Sydney was kind enough… More »
“If I really wanted fame or attention, I probably wouldn’t have tried to remain anonymous (for as long as I did). I probably would’ve came out sooner with everything. And to be honest, I wouldn’t have given away the exclusive photos and the transcripts of our conversations for free to Nik Richie if I was… More »
New York Daily News: There is no one you are sexting now?
Anthony Weiner: You can quibble about beginnings, middles and ends but what we’re talking about is over a year ago.
That’s … not a “no.” But NYC mayoral candidate/sexting aficianado Anthony Weiner is a slippery one, so go figure that he… More »
Well, this is awkward: Anthony Weiner got his ass handed to him on a platter by a New York City voter who thinks his lying, cheating self has no business running the city. Last week the bomb dropped that Weiner, who is running for mayor of NYC, carried on a sexting-and-phone-sex affair with a 22-year-old… More »
This week’s Anthony Weiner dick pic scandal — part two! — reminded me of this hilarious column written by our dear Mind of Man, John DeVore. Let’s learn, from an actual man, why dudes like to send pictures of their penises. — Amelia
Men send pictures of their penises because we want the… More »
As we’re all fairly aware, a man with a hilariously ironic name was caught in a bit of a situation in which groin and chest photographs were Tweeted to various women, some of whom he clearly did not know. And before that a football hero allegedly* sent pics of his tony weiner to a woman who did not appreciate… More »
It ain’t a scandal until someone gives a tell-all interview to “Inside Edition.” Good one, Sydney Leathers! The progressive activist from Indiana who carried on a sexting-and-phone-sex relationship with NYC mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner has given her first TV interview. Originally, Leather had only shared all her sexts with the gossip blog The Dirty. In… More »
Once the dirty Facebook chat history between Sydney Leathers and Mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner aka “Carlos Danger” surfaced, we figured it would be just a matter of time before we saw the photos referenced in the chat. I read it in its entirety last night, by the way. It was definitely dirty, but not out… More »
Sydney Elaine Leathers, a 23-year-old progressive activist from Indiana, has been identified by Buzzfeed as the young woman who was sexting and phone sexing Democratic New York City Mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner. The former Congressman, we learned yesterday, was identifying himself online under the avatar name “Carlos Danger.”
Sydney Leathers? Carlos Danger? What,… More »