​Dude Pans for Gold for 18 Months to Make His Fiancée a Wedding Ring

So here's a dude that will casually put all boyfriends and husbands and life partners, real or imaginary, to shame. A man spent a year and a half panning for gold, collecting thousands upon thousands of tiny gold flakes to forge into matching rings for himself and his fiancée. Just give up now, world. » 9/30/14 1:40pm 25 minutes ago

Notorious RBG Used to Jazzercise But Now Does an Air Force Workout

Supreme Court Justice and perfect human being Ruth Bader Ginsburg is 81 years old and, to reiterate, not planning on retiring any time soon. That's partly because she does a military workout to keep herself in shape, and partly because she can't think of another person who could do her job as well as she does it. Lean… » 9/30/14 1:20pm 45 minutes ago

Watch Aretha Franklin Perform 'Rolling In The Deep' Live

Aretha Franklin released her cover of "Rolling In The Deep" mashed up with "Ain't No Mountain" on Monday, but the live version she performed on The Late Show with David Letterman that evening is so much more fun and way less auto-tuned. Be sure to watch the clip all the way through to catch her funny snap at the end.… » 9/30/14 12:40pm Today 12:40pm

There Was Another Big Fight on the Set of The View

Now that the cast of The View has been set, you'd think tempers would have settled. But according to the latest leaked gossip probably intended to boost ratings for the show, the women of The View are not calming down. To be more blunt: Rosie O'Donnell and Whoopi Goldberg hate each other. » 9/30/14 11:20am Today 11:20am

​This Fake 'Bar for Pregnant Women' Is So Stupid

Deep in the recesses of Manhattan's East Village, there is an empty storefront that has been causing something between a scoff and full-blown outrage—the name of the place is Gestations, and it claims to be NYC's first bar for pregnant women. Brb, need to get some contact solution so my lenses don't get stuck to my… » 9/30/14 10:30am Today 10:30am

Conservatives Are Lying About Minnesota Transgender Athlete Policy

Conservative groups in Minnesota, including misleadingly named "Child Protection League," have spouted complete and utter crap about a new proposed transgender student-athlete policy from the Minnesota State High School League. The CPL has even taken out a full page transphobic ad in a major state newspaper. » 9/29/14 10:59pm Yesterday 10:59pm

Louisiana sexual assault victims billed by hospitals

Today, I learned that victims of rape and other sexual assault in Louisiana often have to pay for forensic exams (what's often called the "rape kit"), pregnancy and STI tests, emergency room fees and other hospital costs related to their assault. » 9/29/14 10:01pm Yesterday 10:01pm