For many people, tweeting is a lot like hiking to the top of a remote mountain and shouting into the abyss. You can spew all kinds of profanities (as long as you aren’t impersonating someone else!). Maybe even perform verbal payback on that one kid who called you fat in elementary school. But in recent events,… More »
Until today, I didn’t know getting kicked off of Twitter was a thing that could happen. But, if anyone was a candidate for this inglorious honor – aside from the hordes of faceless Twitter eggs who traffic in hate speech and sexua harassment – it would have to be Azaelia Banks. In the three years… More »
Desiigner’s “Panda,” better known as a song that’s very catchy the tenth time you hear it, now has a music video. It was released on Tidal and you can watch Desiigner steal a car and end up in the “white BMW X6″ referenced in the song’s lyrics. As per an interview with Complex in February,… More »
With great power comes great responsibility — and often throngs of disrespectful fans. Really, no matter how you feel about her comedy, it’s undeniable that Amy Schumer is currently navigating the veritable shit-storm of newly acquired fame with an impressive amount of chill. After she was harassed by an entitled fan last weekend in Greenville, North… More »
Old Navy tweeted a photo of an interracial family, and in so doing, sparked a Twitter war attracting racist trolls everywhere. More »
For those tragically uninitiated, following Cher on Twitter is one of easiest and most life-giving decisions you can make. More »
Drake dropped his new record last night. Grab a tissue! More »
This is the best thing on Twitter right now, I promise. More »
We’ve all seen this type of guy online and IRL. Those guys that are “feminists” basically so that they can score some p*ssy. Comedian Emily Winter has created a ‘Feminist Bro’ Twitter account so to mock these assholes, because they definitely deserve to be mocked.
In an email interview with me, Winter explained her… More »
Beyoncé’s new visual album “Lemonade” — which many are reading as her side of a story of Jay-Z’s affair — debuted this weekend. For some of us, that means we pull up a chair and block off an evening while Beyoncé pairs human emotions with superhuman talent in front of our weeping eyes. Maybe we take a… More »
Kylie Jenner has taken some time from her heavily-Snapchatted schedule of wearing wigs and dancing under the soft glow of a Cocahella sunset to address concerns about her lip gloss. It turns out that Kylie Jenner’s lip gloss is bad. Who knew? Apparently, after the first batch of lip glosses – not the lipsticks, guys,… More »
Long live the kweens! Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer are killing it, as you know, with the success of Broad City and not to mention the anticipation of Ilana’s upcoming Time Traveling Bong. The two comedic icons did an ‘ask me anything’ over Twitter where fans could use the hashtag #askbroadcity and ask the girls literally anything.
Some… More »
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.” More »
Have you ever found yourself revisiting your favorite cartoon only to wonder: are banana peels truly as dangerous as they’ve been stereotyped?! This is the pressing question that teens on the internet have been exploring through the trending #Bananapeelchallenge.
The idea of watching internet strangers fall on banana peels may not sound that… More »
Talking anxiety, depression, night sweats and open relationships with Melissa Broder, the woman behind the Twitter handle @SoSadToday and a new book of essays by the same name. More »
Microsoft created a chat bot named Tay whose objective was to learn how to talk like a real human. Unfortunately for everyone, the way Tay learned was by interacting with randos on Twitter. Smooth move, Microsoft.
She had her moments, like this sort of perfect exchange:
But overall… More »
In today’s installment of Teens Who Can Get It, lucky high schooler Jessica Casanova will be wearing Gina Rodriguez’s Golden Globes dress to prom after simply asking on Twitter. Rodriguez is known for being a sweetheart — remember her tearful, not even embarrassing speech when she won Best Actress in a TV Comedy for Jane the Virgin? — but… More »