Posts tagged "tumblr"

Photographer Statia Grossman’s “Shit You Left Behind” Is The Perfect Catharsis For Recent Break-Ups

In 2013, photographer Statia Grossman’s boyfriend left her, and he left his stuff in her apartment, too. Needing an outlet for her frustration with these constant reminders of their relationship, Grossman decided to marry her creative skills to her irritation and created the Shit You Left Behind Tumblr. The Tumblr is a photo serie…
By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / January 2, 2015

Get Motivation From Tough Luv Bun, The Best New Tumblr

Last Friday night I had to sift through my Other inbox on Facebook, and I found out that it had accumulated a few spectacularly short-sighted messages from anti-feminists. I tweeted about a few of them, and then I got this reply from the Twitter user @ToughLuvBun: @RebeccaVBrink fuck him u…
By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / November 25, 2014

Female Actors Fight Back: “Some Lady Parts” Tumblr Documents Sexist Casting Calls

Actor Katrina Day has collected a series of sexist casting breakdowns for her not-haha-funny new Tumblr Some Lady Parts. Some of these notices read like Craigslist personal ads: "Seeking: Hot Blonde girl … Blonde hair …. classic hot girl." Others aim for highbrow, but end up unrealistic and porn-y: “Seeking: Ultimate fantasy…
By: Leah Prinzivalli / November 7, 2014

Frisky Q&A: Nona Willis Aronowitz & Collier Meyerson Talk Lena Dunham & The “Those Kinds Of Girls” Tumblr

Lena Dunham’s memoir, Not that Kind of Girl was published at the end of September, and in the last two days, the internet has basically exploded around its contents. Dunham’s narration of her sexual behavior towards her younger sister, Grace,…
By: Chanel Dubofsky / November 6, 2014

“Drunk J.Crew” Is Your New Favorite Tumblr

Some genius with a Tumblr account has astutely observed that all the models in the J.Crew catalogue look mildly drunk off their asses. Drunk J. Crew puts words in the mouths of those tipsy ladies, and the end result is perfect. It's hard not to wonder why it took us all so many…
By: Claire Hannum / October 17, 2014

Dream Or Nightmare: “Seinfeld” Scenes Recreated By Skeletons

The macabre Tumblr Jerry Seinfeld's Skeleton uses a sandbox game called Garry's Mod to recreate the greatest moments of "Seinfeld" - performed only by Jerry's digital skeleton. The site's creator, Bryce Maciel, goes through "Seinfeld" screenshots to make sure the skeletons are posed exactly like Jerry is onscreen. It's unclear what make…
By: Claire Hannum / September 20, 2014

“Confused Cats Against Feminism” Tumblr Puts An Eyeroll-Worthy Social Media Meme To Bed

There's only one way to address an Internet meme where dumb, mostly-white women insist not to "need" a social justice movement from which they have benefited enormously, and that is with cats. These two Tumblrs have more in common than you think: spoiled, pampered, oblivious ... [Confused Cats Against Feminism]…
By: Jessica Wakeman / July 25, 2014

Oh Shit: To Celebrate Independence Day, American Apparel Posted A Picture Of The Challenger Disaster On Tumblr

Just when you thought American Apparel was pushing limits via racy ads with exposed buttholes and mannequins with pubic hair, they go and cross that line one more time for their biggest "oh shit" moment of the year thus far. This Fourth of…
By: Katie Oldenburg / July 7, 2014

New Favorite Tumblr: Sad Desk Lunch

Do you eat lunch at your desk? I used to all the time, and still do occasionally. Sometimes, while answering emails and trying not to get bits of tuna salad all over my keyboard, I'd look down at my tupperware-strewn workspace, and the bag of vending machine peanut m&m's I was saving for dessert, and…
By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / April 18, 2014

UVA Men’s Swim Team: “2 Of Us Are Gay, The Other 3 Don’t Care”

The Internet has been abuzz lately with Tumblr blogs like I, Too, Am Harvard and I, Too, Am Oxford, which focused on the experiences of students of color amongst the mostly white populations at elite universities. Mostly the signs highlight ignorant remarks based on stereotypes students have been subjected to. Here'…
By: Jessica Wakeman / April 9, 2014

A Shakespeare-To-GIF Translator Is Coming To The Interwebs And I Can’t Contain Myself

Two graduate students at the MIT Media Lab have created a research site that quantifies the emotional content of GIFs, and they hope that one day soon it will enable them to translate Shakespeare into GIF-speak. Travis Rich and Kevin Hu launched GIFGIF on March 3, and it's a whole lot of fun. It'…
By: Claire Hannum / March 13, 2014

Ever Wondered What Marilyn Monroe Would Look Like With A Neck Tattoo?

Seattle artist Cheyenne Randall is the mastermind behind my new favorite Tumblr, Shopped Tattoos, where he adorns legendary photos with amazingly realistic body art. My favorite images are the vintage photos (I seriously cannot stop staring at that Marilyn pic), but I must admit, the inked up and hipster-ized versio…
By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / February 27, 2014

10 PornHub Comments, If They Were Valentine’s Day Cards (NSFW)

If you're going for true romance this February 14th, you might want to consider sending one of these super thoughtful, incredibly sweet PornHub comment Valentine's Day cards. Because nothing says I cherish you like improper grammar usage when referring to your boobs. Sometimes anonymous commenters pen some pure poetry. Click through to see…
By: Ami Angelowicz / February 13, 2014

New Favorite Tumblr: Household Objects In A Beard

Pierce Thiot has a magnificent beard, and he's not afraid to use it ... to store household items like toothpicks, spaghetti, straws, gummy worms, and lit matches. Pierce and his wife, Stacy, have started a Tumblr blog dedicated to these beardly feets called Will It Beard, which is full of photos of…
By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / February 12, 2014

Woman Reveals The Batshit Insane & Hateful Anonymous Comments She Receives On Tumblr

Lindsay Bottos is a 21-year-old student who posts a lot of selfies on Tumblr. In this new project, which she has shared on Buzzfeed, Lindsay posts actual cruel, slut-shaming and even violent anonymous comments that she receives on Tumblr. It's really fucking disgusting (and not uncommon for women who post pics on the internet). […
By: Jessica Wakeman / January 30, 2014

Divorced Woman Charts The Pain Of A Breakup … Literally

Everyone has their own special way of trying to cope with a breakup. It's a long, fruitless process of trying to find some way, any way to break the pain into manageable bites until it's small enough to swallow. And naturally, each individual's method i…
By: Ami Angelowicz / December 3, 2013

New Tumblr Busts Rude Neighbors Who Have Loud Sex

If you've ever lived in an apartment building, you've probably encountered rude neighbors who fucked loud enough for the whole complex to hear them. Or maybe you were that person, in which case, FUCK YOU for keeping the rest of the world awake while you bucked and moaned into…
By: Ami Angelowicz / November 8, 2013

Why Throw A Bouquet At Your Wedding When You Could Throw Cats?

If brides were to toss kittens into the crowd for all the single ladiez, I would actually make an effort to grab it. Bouquets, on the other hand, are best handled with a subtle side-step away from whatever direction they're going in. No cats were harmed in the making of this meme, but it doe…
By: Rachel Krause / October 10, 2013

New Tumblr Will Provide A Fair And Honest Assessment Of Your D**K Pic

Tumblr is like the Target of the internet. While surfing for Miley Cyrus tongue GIFs, aggregating animated porn and watching cute animal videos, you can stop off and get your penis assessed by an anonymous Tumblerbot. Critique My Dick Pic is a Tumblr with a simple premise: Send your…
By: Ami Angelowicz / September 26, 2013

Beyoncé & Jay Z Pose For Carter Family Portraits … Well, Not Really

Hahaha, this Tumblr that Photoshops Jay Z, Beyoncé and their friends' faces onto great works of art is my everything. Botticelli might be rolling over in his grave, but I think "Birth Of Beyoncé" is amazing. [Carter Family Portraits] "Scandal" creator Shonda Rhimes is the new mama of a baby girl. Mazel…
By: Jessica Wakeman / September 19, 2013
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