Posts tagged "walmart"

Patti LaBelle Calls Man Who Raved About Her Pie, The Internet Rejoices

Patti Labelle superfan, James Wright Chanel gives thanks in less than ordinary ways.  The singer praised Patti LaBelle’s new line of sweet potato pies through song on YouTube. LaBelle’s pies,…

Katrin Higher | November 15, 2015 - 1:00 pm

Tracy Morgan Gives Tearful First Interview Since Last Year’s Brutal Car Accident

Tracy Morgan has remained mostly under the radar in the year since the June 7, 2014 car accident that almost took his life. His vehicle was struck by a Walmart tractor-trailer on the…

Claire Hannum | June 1, 2015 - 10:00 am

Walmart Is Making Serious Bank On Water From Drought Stricken Sacramento

Right now, as you may know, the state of California is suffering one of the worst droughts on record. The city of Sacramento currently has a “Level 2 Water Shortage”…

Robyn Pennacchia | May 11, 2015 - 3:30 pm

Pope Francis: Trans* People Are “Opposing God’s Order Of Creation”

Pope Francis compared trans* people to nuclear weapons. How progressive. [Gay Star News]
A Native American activist is suing Facebook over its “real name” policy. [The Guardian]
The case…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | February 19, 2015 - 6:30 pm

10 Great Moments In Schadenfreude In 2014

Schadenfreude is a German word for the sense of joy one feels at someone else’s pain. Though it’s been a hell of a rough year, newswise, some pretty awful things…

Robyn Pennacchia | December 30, 2014 - 1:00 pm

RIP Society: Walmart Tried To Sell Banksy Prints, Failed Miserably

I was about to pack it up and call it a day when I saw that Walmart was selling the work of graffiti artist Banksy on their website starting at…

Ami Angelowicz | December 4, 2013 - 12:40 pm

Kickass Woman Of The Day: Tulsa Lady Confronts Man Masturbating In Women’s Bathroom At Walmart

Meet Beth Davis of Tulsa, Oklahoma.  She ran by Walmart to run and errand and stopped first in the women’s restroom.  There should found a man, standing in front of…

Jessica Wakeman | November 29, 2013 - 3:00 pm

Walmart Fires Employee For Helping Woman Being Abused By Man In Store Parking Lot

If you’re going to get physically abused in a Walmart parking lot, then you are shit out of luck! The company fired employee Kristopher Oswald, 30, after he intervened when…

Jessica Wakeman | October 18, 2013 - 3:30 pm

Man Accused Of Throwing Semen At Woman Because She Was “Hot”

In what was potentially an all time low for Walmart shoppers, one man decided that the best way to tell a woman that she was attractive was to throw bodily…

Mary Odell | July 16, 2013 - 12:40 pm

Walmart Is The Number One Place For Love At First Sight, Study Says

According to a study published in Psychology Today, the place we should all be going to find the love of our lives is Walmart. The study, which polled the 100…

Ami Angelowicz | April 9, 2013 - 9:40 am

Be My Boyfriend: Guy Who Drove Drunk Inside A Walmart

Dear Timothy Carr,
A lot of people drive drunk, but it takes a special kind of man (usually from Florida) to drive drunk inside. According to a report from Brooksville,…

Julie Gerstein | February 6, 2013 - 3:20 pm

Beauty Test Drive: Drew Barrymore’s Flower Powder Foundation

I came really late to the powder foundation game. I remember all these girls way back in high school with their little Cover Girl compacts. But me, I’ve usually kicked…

Jessica Wakeman | February 3, 2013 - 11:00 am

Walmart Reportedly Fires Employee For Saving Dog

A Walmart employee in Hermiston, Oregon, was reportedly fired after she attempted to save a starving dog that had wandered into the superstore. According to an article written by Cindy

Julie Gerstein | February 1, 2013 - 12:20 pm

Beauty Test Drive: Drew Barrymore’s Flower Lip Butter

Never in the million years did I think I’d be recommending you a product sold exclusively at Walmart, renowned big box store of sex discrimination lawsuits and sexist tee shirts. Neither…

Jessica Wakeman | January 22, 2013 - 9:00 am

Don’t Tell Anyone, But Condé Nast Created A Mini-Magazine For Walmart

There are some things in life that just belong together. For instance: Kim Kardashian and Kanye West, grilled cheese sandwiches and tomato soup, Chad Kroeger and Avril Lavigne. I’ve only…

Rachel Krause | December 23, 2012 - 10:00 am

Black Friday Begins Earlier Every Year & Wal-Mart, Target Employees Are Not Gonna Take It Anymore

Black Friday is a uniquely American consumerist faux “holiday” that I will never understand. Do millions of people really want to endure screaming toddlers and hordes of teenagers at the…

Jessica Wakeman | November 19, 2012 - 1:20 pm

Sexist T-Shirt Weighs Down Walmart Shelves

Even when we begin to believe sexism is dying and there is, in fact, hope in defeating misogyny, Walmart apparel can be sure to kill all our optimism.

Daley Quinn | November 14, 2012 - 12:20 pm

“Wow! I Totally Thought It Was Butter” And 10 Other Incredulous Names For Margarine

So apparently Wal-Mart’s generic brand version of “I Can’t Believe It’s Not Butter!” is called “Wow! I Totally Thought It Was ‘Butter'” (note the quotes around “butter,” just in case…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | July 9, 2012 - 9:00 am

Walmart Employees Get Their Cheer On

The Walmart dance hurts my soul. [Buzzfeed]…

Julie Gerstein | September 24, 2011 - 4:00 pm

Sandy McMillin’s Bikini Bod Not Welcome At Walmart

Oregon resident Sandy MicMillan recently took a quick trip to her local Walmart to pick up chips, sour cream, and coffee creamer (this detail is not important, I just…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | July 29, 2011 - 3:40 pm
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