Fandom is alight with scandal right now over the Hugo awards, if you hadn’t heard or don’t follow sci-fi and fantasy writing. I will be totally honest and say from the get-go that I don’t keep up with contemporary science fiction novels by and large. I read comic books, I play video games, I watch […]
Terrorism: the use of violence and intimidation in the pursuit of political aims.
The valets are at it again.
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What better way to spend your Saturday than watching this amazing time-lapsed video of not yet 20-year-old NYU art student Chris Minafo drawing a giant beautiful portrait of Beyonce! Chris calls Bey his “idol,” and now he’s min. Chris, can I be your BFF? I’m old and stuff but I can totally hang! Minafo said, […]
Sabrina Tetzner, a former member of the Warren Jeffs polygamous radical Mormon sect of the The Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (FLDS), recently received sole custody of her four children, who were being held captive by an aunt inside of the sect. When Tetzner arrived to pick up the kids yesterday, […]
The performance artist Adrienne Truscott is taking her new show “Asking For It” to Joe’s Pub in New York City on April 18th. In this subversive but highly relevant and greatly needed discourse, Truscott takes on the rape joke – asking questions like “Who can say it? Can we say it at all?” Her answer […]
Former anti-vaxxer and mom of many Tara Hills, recently changed her stance after all seven of her children somehow mysteriously got whooping cough. WHOOPSIE DAISIES! (Sorry, I can’t stop.) In case you didn’t know, anti-vaxxers are those special people who don’t believe you should vaccinate your children because it may cause autism — which is […]
Want proof that sisters Daniela, 14, Paulina, 12, and Alejandra, 9, are more metal than you? Just watch their Monterrey, Mexico-based band, The Warning, shred their way through Metallica’s “Enter Sandman.” James Hetfield, Kirk Hammett and Lars Ulrich would totally headbang in approval. [Daily Dot]
And they named the baby Borat! Just kidding.
We're shocked, just SHOCKED!
Gwyneth Paltrow was tapped by Mario Batali to do the #FoodBankNYCChallenge and eat on $29 a week. Here's what she bought...
Fuck your gender norms.
Alexis Mera loungewear was launched to create what is basically my dream breed of clothing: something I could wake up, roll out of bed and into work while wearing, and that could then carry me through brunch, errands and the gym on weekends. Going through your day in stylish clothes that secretly have the comfiness level […]
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In the days since video emerged of South Carolina police offer Michael Slager shooting an unarmed black man, Walter Scott, eight times in the back, racial tensions have been yet again sparked. Despite Slager being quickly charged with murder, an Indiegogo crowdfunding campaign has popped up to raise funds for Slager’s defense — but one […]
According to a new survey by social networking/dating site Skout, people who love grilled cheese sandwiches have more sex! The site surveyed 4,600 users, and found that 32 percent of grilled cheese sandwich lovers are having sex over six times per month, whereas only 27 percent of people who don’t like grilled cheese are doing that much […]
The more I do for Absolute Beginners — the more I try new things — the more I have to re-evaluate my past with sports and fitness. This week, for example, I had to admit to myself that actually, my fitness habit didn’t begin with a barbell in 2012, even if that’s when I met […]