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The U.K. is banning “non-conventional sex” in porn, which is even more sexist than it sounds

In today’s Britain, the only approved sex is patriarchal sex.

Kelly Kanayama | November 28, 2016 - 4:00 pm

What The Brexit Means For The U.S. And The Rest Of The World

This is the most epic breakup.

Lauren Holter | June 24, 2016 - 10:16 am

Company Hopes To Help Productivity By Offering Period Leave

When it comes to approaching women’s health creatively, the UK company Coexist is dealing with periods differently. The community interest firm in Bristol has introduced a policy giving female employees menstrual…

Lauren Vinopal | March 2, 2016 - 6:00 pm

Woman Gets Trapped In Subway Restaurant Freezer, Uses Ketchup To Ask For Help

UK woman Karlee Daubeney was trapped inside of freezer at a Subway restaurant in Gloucester, England for eight freaking hours starting at 11:15 p.m., where she wasn’t rescued until 7:30…

Katrin Higher | October 31, 2015 - 4:00 pm

Some Very Polite Counter-Protesters Convinced UK Anti-Choice Group Abort67 To Pack Up Their Protest And Go Away

The UK anti-choice abortion protesting group Abort67 — the group that got an epic takedown from a pregnant passerby last week — was counter-protested near an abortion clinic in London.

Rebecca Vipond Brink | December 11, 2014 - 12:30 pm

The UK’s BDSM Ban In Porn And Cultural Condescension

UK’s Parliament has gone off the deep end with sexual regulation by amending their 2003 Communications Act to ban certain sexual acts in video-on-demand porn produced in the UK. The

Rebecca Vipond Brink | December 2, 2014 - 9:30 am

“My Little Princess” Is What Would Happen If “The Bachelor” & A Renaissance Faire Had A Baby

It’s kind of a fact that British TV is far superior to American TV, which is why American TV steals its best ideas from across the pond. Take the new…

Julie Gerstein | February 21, 2013 - 12:40 pm

4 Reasons Why I Am Moving To The UK For Their Reality Television

Disclaimer: I am going to be writing about my recent trip to Paris and London A LOT over the next week or so. I know that it can be annoying…

Ami Angelowicz | November 26, 2012 - 3:00 pm

Chloe Sevigny “Cried Every Day” Playing A Transgender Hit Man

Hmm. Actress Chloe Sevigny, no stranger to transgender characters (see: “Boys Don’t Cry), says she “cried every day” while getting fitted with her prosthetic penis to play a transgender hit…

Julie Gerstein | May 16, 2012 - 9:20 am

Check Out The Most Well-Dressed Protest Ever

Abercrombie & Fitch recently announced plans to open a children’s store on Savile Row, a London street known for high-end menswear and often referred  to as “the golden mile of…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | April 24, 2012 - 9:20 am

Celebrities, Move To Sunny London!

Are you desperate for British citizenship? There was a time when you’d have to find a nice British national to marry you. But no more! Now all you have to…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com | August 10, 2011 - 5:20 pm

Deadbeat Dads Should Be Stigmatized Like Drunk Drivers, Says UK Prime Minister

Deadbeat dads should be stigmatized by society just like drunk drivers, UK Prime Minister David Cameron wrote in a Father’s Day article for the Telegraph newspaper. Cameron blasted what he…

Jessica Wakeman | June 20, 2011 - 4:20 pm
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