Posts tagged "website"

Coming Soon: Clickhole, The Onion’s Buzzfeed/Upworthy Parody Website

Get ready to bookmark! Yesterday, in a presentation to advertisers, The Onion's "Jim Haggerty" (an Onion News Network host played by Brad Holbrook) announced that the company was launching a new site called Clickhole, which will put "content and sponsored posts side by side, with barely any distinction between them." Clearly a parody of click-baiting, time-sucking website…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / April 30, 2014

Finally, An Online Database Of Naked Men On Screen!

The makers of MrSkin.com, an online database of “every female nude scene in the history of film,” recently decided to expand into onscreen male nudity with their new site, MrMan.com. But you may not be surprised to learn that MrMan.com is actually significantly more popular with gay men than straight women. Mr. Skin himself, Jim McBride, says that…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / November 7, 2013

Idea I Wish I Had: A Website To Help You Decode Confusing Dude Messages

Have you ever gotten a text from a dude and had no idea how to respond? Like, something vague like "what's up" or "thanks for last night" or "stop calling me, you're creeping me out"? There's a new website called He Texted that helps take the mystery out of dude messages. Girls post texts they've…

By: Julie Gerstein / October 9, 2012

From The Department Of You Have Got To Be Kidding Me

So there's a new site for ladies! Ladies who like business! And it's got a stupid, stupid, stupid name. The site Mogulite has rebranded itself as TheJaneDough.com. But that's not all! Its tagline is: "All the business news we knead." Get it? Because you need news like you knead bread. Because you're a woman! And…

By: Julie Gerstein / November 29, 2011

What The Heck Is 4chan?

When I first went to 4chan.org, I didn't know what the heck was going on. It's a pretty plain-looking site with long lists of random topics that users can click on. However, once I unlocked the secrets of this site, I realized that it's basically like an internet army. It's turned into a place where…

By: Nikki Dowling / July 26, 2010

The Internet Wants To Help Save Your Skin

We know the rules: wear sunscreen, get regular checkups from the dermatologist, and watch your skin for signs of oddly shaped moles. But let's be honest. There are days you go without sunscreen, having no insurance can make regular visits to the derm difficult, and sometimes distinguishing the difference between the shape of a mole…

By: Bianca Posterli / June 25, 2010

Don’t Buy Maternity Wear — Rent It!

Expecting mothers everywhere can rejoice in the fact that instead of purchasing a brand-new wardrobe to accommodate that growing belly, it's now possible to simply rent maternity wear! No one really wants to spend money on clothes that they'll quite possibly only wear a few times before they've outgrown them -- especially clothes that are…

By: Bianca Posterli / June 10, 2010

Your Hotel Awaits…

Imagine your ideal vacay. Now, quick, what are you doing? How do you feel? What does your room look like? If you're anything like me, vacation means design-savvy hotel, great food, lots of post-dinner stuffed-to-the-gills walks and nice weather. For you it may entail hiking the Appalachian Trail in Asheville, or standing atop Peak 9…

By: Nina Carbone / June 18, 2009

Revenge Isn’t So Sweet When It’s An STD

You can get anything from the Internet, even an STD! RevengeCrabs.com is a site dedicated to selling spurned lovers genital lice, otherwise known as crabs. If you thought your breakup fight had bite, it’s got nothing on what these lil' buggers can do once they start snapping at a crotch. The eggs are so chea…

By: Simcha / September 3, 2008

Online Dating: Top 5 Niche Meat Markets

Online dating is more popular than ever! Just like the movie and music industry, it’s getting into the wallets (and pants) of niche markets, as dating sites are getting as particular as their clients. Are our top five picks for going indie online, after the jump...

By: Simcha / February 28, 2008