School Cancels Reading of Jazz Jennings' Book After Conservative Group Threatens to Sue 

A Wisconsin school has cancelled a scheduled reading of Jazz Jennings’ children’s book, I Am Jazz, after the Liberty Counsel, a conservative Florida-based group, threatened to sue. The book, an illustrated autobiography of sorts, tells the story of 15-year-old Jennings, reality star and trans activist, is aimed at… »38 minutes ago11/29/15 12:30pm


The Best Cyber Monday Deals Available Right Now

You’ve reached our hub for all the best Cyber Monday deals. We’ll be adding deals to this page as they go live, and in the meantime, don’t forget to follow us on Twitter and Facebook for the latest updates. »53 minutes ago11/29/15 12:15pm

Très Chic Mary-Kate Olsen Married a French Banker and Passed Out Cigarettes at the Reception 

Former child star and urban witch, Mary-Kate Olsen married Olivier Sarkozy (the half-brother of Nicolas Sarkozy), a French banker nearly twenty years her senior. This sentence was already perfect, nothing less than a greying French banker for either of the Olsen twins, but it gets better. According to reports, the… »Today 10:30am11/29/15 10:30am

Here Are the Presidential Candidates Who Haven't Commented on the Planned Parenthood Shooting Yet

After the devastating shooting at a Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado Springs, Colorado, on Friday, commenters (welcome and not) have come out of the woodwork to give their hottest takes. A few, including a large slice of the candidates for the highest elected position a politician can hold in the U.S., have… »Yesterday 6:45pm11/28/15 6:45pm

Spike Lee Thinks a ‘Sex Strike’ Would Help Prevent Campus Rape

Spike Lee appeared on a recent episode of The Late Show With Stephen Colbert to talk about his new film, Chi-Raq. The movie is a modern re-telling of Lysistrata, an anti-war, ancient Greek comedy in which a woman convinces the other women in her city to withhold sex from their husbands and lovers until a peace treaty… »Yesterday 6:00pm11/28/15 6:00pm

Woman Contracts Gnarly Infection From Her Hair Tie

A Kentucky woman named Audree Kopp had noticed a huge bump started growing on her wrist, so she paid a visit to a doctor who prescribed her antibiotics. Unfortunately, the thing kept growing and she ended up having surgery. The culprit for her infected bump? Kopp’s glittery hair tie, which she had been wearing around… »Yesterday 5:00pm11/28/15 5:00pm

Here Is Sia's New Single, 'One Million Bullets'

Sia dropped her latest track, “One Million Bullets,” early on YouTube. The new song is part of a preview of her forthcoming album, This Is Acting, set for release on January 29. This is the third song she’s released from the album; previous singles include “Alive,” and “Bird Set Free.” The new track sounds like every… »Yesterday 2:15pm11/28/15 2:15pm

Planned Parenthood Shooter Has Been Investigated by Police for Numerous Incidents, Including Domestic Violence 

Robert Lewis Dear, the 57-year-old arrested for the shooting at a Colorado Springs Planned Parenthood, has been investigated by the police for numerous incidents ranging from leering to domestic violence, and cruelty to animals. Buzzfeed reports that prior to relocating to Hartsel, Colorado, Dear was previously a… »Yesterday 1:30pm11/28/15 1:30pm

A Very Wedding Instagram Account Primer, Part I

If the world of wedding blogs is a candy-colored, calligraphed, calla-lillied carnival, then wedding Instagram is without a doubt that carnival’s champagne-wasted, sugar-high sideshow. When I got engaged, I started following The Knot, thinking it would set a fire under my ass to get me to start planning. Then, little… »Yesterday 12:00pm11/28/15 12:00pm

Colorado Springs Planned Parenthood Shooter Identified as Robert Lewis Dear

A police official in Colorado Springs has identified the Planned Parenthood shooter as 57-year-old Robert Lewis Dear. Dear entered a Planned Parenthood clinic Friday with an “assault-style rifle” and opened fire at the health center. After a nearly five-hour shootout, Dear was taken into custody last night. He killed… »Yesterday 11:15am11/28/15 11:15am

Selena Gomez Is 'Weirded Out' by Dating, Still Interested in Zayn Malik

Welcome to your post-Thanksgiving teen gossip roundup: In an interview with InStyle U.K., perpetual teen Selena Gomez said that she just wants the leave the Justin Bieber drama in the past and settle down with a sophisticated man of taste, like Zayn Malik. “If he had asked me out on a date, I would be seen with him.… »Yesterday 10:30am11/28/15 10:30am