House Tells DOJ to Take Gamergate-Style Online Threats Seriously

In March of this year, Congresswoman Katherine Clark of Massachusetts started agitating very publicly for the Department of Justice to quit ignoring online threats against women, asking them specifically to devote more resources to investigating things like the threats and abuse heaped upon game developer Zoe Quinn » 5/28/15 6:50pm 37 minutes ago

Here's a Great Pop-Dancehall Jam For Anyone Who Misses Early Rihanna

Right now, Rihanna is reportedly working with dancehall artists on her new album via Brooklyn label Mixpak, though that’s no surprise—in addition to “Pon de Replay,” she began her career with longtime New York dancehall DJ Max Glazer and has been known to frequent his parties since. (Plus, just yesterday she was… » 5/28/15 5:15pm Today 5:15pm

Orlando Breastaurant Rejects Woman For Being 'Too Muscular'

Victoria Smith is a 29-year-old fitness addict, an enthusiastic amateur body builder who’s getting ready to start a job as a flight attendant later this summer. In the meantime, to earn a little extra cash, she applied at the Orlando location of the breastaurant chain The Tilted Kilt, where she says she was rejected… » 5/28/15 5:00pm Today 5:00pm

Green Juice Will Not Cure Your Cancer

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Cancer misinformation runs rampant on the internet. Headlines on “natural living” websites expose the alleged truth about doctors and scientists in cahoots with Big Pharma. According to the self-styled experts behind these stories, so-called studies claim that everything from baking soda to coconut oil to green juice… » 5/28/15 4:25pm Today 4:25pm

Baltimore's Marilyn Mosby Once Took a Neighbor to Court on Judge Judy

Fifteen years before she’d make waves by pressing charges against the six cops involved in the death of Freddie Gray, Baltimore state attorney Marilyn Mosby, then 20, appeared on an episode of Judge Judy as the plaintiff in a small claims case against a neighbor who had broken into her apartment and used it to throw a… » 5/28/15 4:10pm Today 4:10pm

Bachelor Chris Soules and His Chosen Whitney Are No Longer Engaged

Sad news for Bachelor Nation: last season’s Bachelor Chris Soules is no longer engaged to Whitney Bischoff, the girl who promised she’d leave her job in Chicago where she worked at a fertility clinic to live in a town with a population of less than 500 people because she wanted to settle down and raise a family.
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High on Wonder: People Who Experience More Awe Are Nicer, Better People

Since awesome just means cool nowadays and not awe-inspiring, then real awe may be a bit like porn at this point—hard to define, but we know it when we see it. Yet, unlike copious porn exposure, researchers say that the more you experience genuine wonder, the better you will behave toward your fellow person as a… » 5/28/15 3:30pm Today 3:30pm

Megachurch Inadvertently Invites Everyone to Join Them in 'Whorship'

Steve Riggle is the pastor at a Houston-area megachurch, the unwieldily-named Grace Community Church The Woodlands. He’s also very anti-gay, one of a group of pastors who flooded Houston’s openly gay mayor Annise Parker’s office with Bibles, accusing her of trying to take away their religious liberty during a debate… » 5/28/15 2:50pm Today 2:50pm

Y/N: Icona Pop's 'Emergency' Is For Sweaty Summer Dance Parties

Weekly-ish, a pre-approved, snap-judged music guide based on our very scientific, non-subjective Yes/No rating system. There’s really no debating this, come on stop. » 5/28/15 2:15pm Today 2:15pm

Step Up Your Sock Game with Endless Designs from Happy Socks (25% Off)

Basic essentials like socks are typically an afterthought. But with limitless color combinations and the mindset that there’s a pair of socks and underwear for every occasion and style, Happy Socks brings these everyday essentials to the forefront. And right now you can get 25% off and free shipping with promo code … » 5/27/15 4:49pm Yesterday 4:49pm

How One Artistic Graduate Found a Dream Job She Thought Was Extinct

If you’re a recent college grad, finding a creative job that pays the rent can be about as difficult as graduating without student loan debt (so, nearly impossible). For most, just being able to identify your dream job is a huge accomplishment. But what do you do if that dream job doesn’t seem to exist? Answer: keep… » 5/28/15 11:55am Today 11:55am

Get Brand Name Sound Without the Hype: Status Audio Headphones ($38)

Status Audio created the HD One headphones with a single goal in mind: deliver great sound with a classic look and leave the superfluous details behind. While the headphones are already less than half the price of competitors, right now you can grab a pair for just $38, a savings of over 20%. Enter promo code HDONEJEZ » 5/26/15 11:27am Tuesday 11:27am