Nurse Requests Refund From Bridal Shop She Visited While She Had Ebola

The wedding planning of Amber Vinson, the Dallas nurse who survived Ebola, continues to garner attention, none of it good and now, perhaps, she's looking even worse. » 11/25/14 3:17pm 28 minutes ago

The Feminist Vampire Movie That Teaches 'Bad Men' a Gory Lesson

The scare-queen at the heart of A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night, a new "vampire Western" film set in Iran, is the exact opposite of your typical Hollywood horror villain. She's not named Freddy or Jason; she doesn't wield an axe, wear a mask, or gleefully interrupt tanned teen couples in mid-thrust. She's also not a… » 11/25/14 2:30pm Today 2:30pm

Joni Mitchell 'Squelched' a Biopic About Her Starring Taylor Swift

A couple of years ago, it was reported that Sheila Weller's book Girls Like Us about Carole King, Carly Simon and Joni Mitchell was being turned into a movie where Joni would be played by Taylor Swift. Fear not: that possibility has been squashed by Mitchell. » 11/25/14 2:15pm Today 2:15pm

If You Have a Ton of Facebook Friends, You Stay at This Hotel for Free

Do you remember a few years back when Jimmy Kimmel started encouraging people to delete their surplus Facebook friends? Because, let's face it, none of those 3,567 people you "friended" because they went to your college (or were fake Facebook friends with your college buds) are actually your friends. Turns out, doing… » 11/25/14 1:50pm Today 1:50pm

First Jurassic World Trailer: Chris Pratt Is Hot, Dinosaurs Are Scary

"The park is open." Finally, there's an official trailer for Jurassic World, which takes place 22 years after Spielberg's original Jurassic Park. It's not like I was waiting on this, but I hear that people are excited. Confession: I've never seen Jurassic Park in full, though I gather that it's a movie about dinosaurs? » 11/25/14 1:30pm Today 1:30pm

Watch Dej Loaf Make Her TV Debut on Jimmy Fallon

Dej Loaf made it into the TV circuit on The Tonight Show last night, one of the few woman rappers right now to do so. Backed by the Roots, the charismatic Detroit rapper worked the stage with confidence while wearing a Coogi cardigan, although her breakout single was a bit neutered in its clean incarnation. Still,… » 11/25/14 12:10pm Today 12:10pm

All-Women's College Still Undecided About Cutting Ties With Bill Cosby

Spelman College has benefited a great deal from Bill Cosby's financial contributions—he donated an unprecedented $20 million to the school in 1988. There's an academic center named after Cosby and his wife Camille. He delivered Spelman's commencement speech in 2006. But like other universities, the women's college in… » 11/25/14 11:50am Today 11:50am

Anna Kendrick Says 'Feminism' Has Basically 'Become a Curse Word'

Anna Kendrick is playing Cinderella in the film adaptation of Into the Woods, which merges the storylines of Cinderella, Rapunzel, Little Red Riding Hood and Jack and the Beanstalk. Ahead of the movie's Christmas Day release, Kendrick did an interview with The Daily Beast where she elaborated on Cinderella's feminist… » 11/25/14 10:50am Today 10:50am

Richard Cohen, Worst Columnist Alive, Asks Where 'Real Men' of UVA Are

Richard Cohen, the Washington Post opinion writer who can usually be counted on to take the dumbest, most odious possible stance on any issue, is, thank God, against gang rape. This is mildly surprising, considering that his previous greatest hits include arguing that New York mayor Bill de Blasio's interracial family » 11/25/14 10:30am Today 10:30am

Listen More Than You Talk: Advice from a Networking Guru

For some, the idea of networking conjures images of digging through your bag for a crumpled business card or going in for an awkward handshake. But before you flake on that industry happy hour, listen to the empowering wisdom of Kathryn Minshew, CEO of The Muse, who reminds us that the rules of networking are the… » 11/25/14 11:59am Today 11:59am