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Congressional Candidate Trolls Anti-Choice Group With Condoms

An anti-choice Christian group recently sent a letter to congressional candidate James Woods (D-AZ) urging him to support the "sanctity of life" — life of the unborn, duh, not of women who are endangered by severe anti-abortion measures! — and his response was glorious. Read more...

Dear White People, You Need More Black Friends

Hey white people, you really need to step your game up and get some more black friends. And by friends, I mean someone who cares enough about you to call you on your shit and vice versa. The black person that you see at the gym sometimes or in a Starbucks line doesn’t count. Y’all ain’t friends, that’s an acquaintance — barely. Read more...

Flight Makes Emergency Landing After Man Uses Anti-Reclining Device

Flying is a terrible indignity and if my entire family didn't live in the Midwest, I'd never do it because no trip up the majestic coast of California is worth 12+ total hours of X-raying, shoe removing, recycled baby poop air breathing, awkward water glass spilling knee bumping claustrophobia. Plus, what's the deal with airline food? Amirite? Read more...

The Ridiculously Phallic Crunchie Ads of the 1950s

SCENE: Offices of London ad agency Subliminal, Persuader, & Manipulate, 1957. Read more...

Okra has been like the awkward girl no one but her family thought had any talent.

Okra has been like the awkward girl no one but her family thought had any talent. But just look at okra now: http://t.co/3OczsdRDIG — NYT Dining & Wine (@nytdining) August 26, 2014 Read more...

Reminder from John Oliver: Wage Gap Is Some Fucked Up Mad Men Bullshit

Perhaps you were rightfully too distracted by Beyoncé owning the VMAs and emblazoning MTV with the word "FEMINIST" to catch it (I know I was), but Bey wasn't the only one smashing the patriarchy on Sunday night. Over on HBO, John Oliver was taking on the the wage gap and the varying bullshit arguments used to justify it. Read more...

Stop Drinking, You're Ruining Your Rape Case

In Oxford, England, Judge Mary Jane Mowat said women drinking too much is keeping the country’s rape conviction rate low at just 24 percent. This could also be read as women out living their lives and having a good night out should stop living their lives and having a good night out to prevent rape. So, where are the rapists in this blame fest? Read more...

Not Even Starbucks Knows What's in Your Pumpkin Spice Latte

With the end of summer approaching (sob!), few things are certain: the leaves will change, the wind will take on a crisp bite and food manufacturers will start stuffing pumpkin spice into EVERYTHING they can think of, from potato chips to vodka. Show More Summary

Here Are All Your 2014 Emmy Award Winners

Did you miss all or part of the Emmys because it aired on a Monday night and by God you had errands to run and laundry to wash? You can double-check and make sure your favorites were rewarded with this complete list of results. Winners are in bold. Now duke it out over the merits of Jim Parsons! Read more...

PRAISE EVIL CHEERLEADERS : R.L. Stine Writing More 'Fear Street' Books

Extremely important announcement if you buy Christmas gifts for teens and your goal is to freak them the hell out: R.L. Stine is bringing back his "Fear Street" series, to scare the pants off a new generation of young adult readers. He's writing six more, starting with Party Games, which drops in late September: Read more...

Why the 2014 Emmys Felt Like the Worst Ever

It's just an award show right? WRONG. I mean yes, you're right, but considering the amount of time, money and planning that goes into these events, it better be the best thing or the closest to best thing ever. And Monday night's 2014 Emmys was not the best thing ever. Not even close. Read more...

A Revamped She-Ra Will Make Her Return in Comics

To celebrate her 30th birthday, DC Comics is bringing She-Ra back as a regular addition to He-Man and the Masters of the Universe with an updated look that reflects her ability to pick up buildings and mountains and throw them at jerks. Read more...

?Kerry Washington Speaks on Michael Brown Funeral in Emmys Interview

On Monday, Kerry Washington was up for her second Lead Actress nomination for her role as Olivia Pope in Scandal. On the red carpet, Shaun Robinson asked Washington if she could wrap her head around potentially being the first African American woman to win in the category. But Kerry had another thing on her mind. Read more...

All the Sparkly, Slinky and Ridiculous Looks at the Emmys Red Carpet

Last night, the 66th annual Emmy Awards took place in Los Angeles. On the red carpet, there were a variety of sartorial approaches: some went minimalistic and understated; some were sequin-encrusted; others wore voluminous gowns. At least one look made me exclaim so loudly in confusion that my pet bunny fell over. Read more...

Cary Joji Fukunaga Made Everyone's Panties Explode Last Night

Not sure if you caught last night's Emmys, also known as three hours of Breaking Bad winning everything, but the world just realized Cary Joji Fukunaga is hot. Welcome to the party, guys. The True Detective director won an award but what he really received was the Internet's collective panties. Read more...

Woman Attacked by Raccoon She Thought Was Her Cat

When I was a kid, we had two cats who came and went as they pleased via a cat door in our basement. Their names were Georgie and Gracie, which isn't really relevant to the story—I'm just mentioning it because RIP, MY SWEET LADIES—and...Show More Summary

Sofia Says She Knows Exactly Which Hater Started the Emmys Sexism Talk

Sofia Vergara heard all the criticism and claims of sexism during and decided to respond to the haters. Or maybe just the one hater that started it all. Read more...

Here Are Your 7 LGBT Actors Emmy-Nominated for LGBT Characters

Representation matters, and the Emmys, if compared to other award shows (especially the Oscars), have been pretty proactive about identifying LGBT representation. And this year, there is a quite respectable group of seven LGBT actors nominated for playing LGBT characters. Read more...

Lena Dunham Wore Giambattista Valli at the Emmys

Lena Dunham had one of the most talked about looks on the red carpet at Monday's Emmys. Sporting her new blonde hair, the Girls star donned Giambattista Valli for the awards show. Read more...

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