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Was Banning Tyler, the Creator, the Victory International Feminism Needed?

On Sunday, August 23, Tyler, the Creator, was riding through France on the nicest tour bus he’d ever rented—a giant TV screen, a circle couch, extra beds—and heading towards the end of what was meant to be a month-long tour of Europe, reveling in the amenities his hard work had afforded him. The 24-year-old Los… » 9/02/15 11:30am 13 minutes ago

Retired Andy Roddick Has Refreshingly Cool Attitude Toward the Ladies in His Life

He may not have lived up to the dreams others had for him as the great hope of American tennis, with only one Grand Slam under his belt, but it seems that Andy Roddick is enjoying retirement. In a new interview with The Observer, he discusses impending fatherhood and his great respect for his friend Serena Williams. » 9/02/15 11:10am 33 minutes ago

Anonymous Woman's Tip About Strange Bestiality Sexts Led to Jared Fogle's Child Porn Charges

The story of the unnamed woman who tipped off the authorities to former Subway spokesman Jared Fogle is unfolding: It all began one year ago when she was sexting with family friend Russell Taylor—Fogle’s friend and former employee—and he offered to send her child pornography. » 9/02/15 10:50am 53 minutes ago

Women Saved the Iran Deal From Washington's Bickering Do-Nothing Men

On Wednesday morning, Sen. Barbara Ann Mikulski (D-Md.) announced her support of the Iran nuclear deal, becoming the 34th Senate Democrat to do so. At this point, President Barack Obama has enough votes to sustain his veto of a promised resolution of disapproval from the Republicans. In other words, barring some… » 9/02/15 10:29am Today 10:29am

Josh Duggar Hasn't Been Seen At Rehab, Might Just Be ‘Hanging Out’ In Arkansas

Josh Duggar, the child of cult leader Jim Bob Duggar, is supposed to be in an Illinois rehabilitation center right now to treat his...sex addiction? Porn addiction? Is he addicted to love? I’m not sure about that part, but I am sure that I’ve read that some sources have allegedly reported that he never actually showed… » 9/02/15 9:50am Today 9:50am

Alabama Shakes' Brittany Howard Releases a Surprise Side Project

Still reeling from Sound & Colour? Alabama Shakes frontwoman Brittany Howard has dropped the fruits of her labor with a new-ish team of players from bands like Fly Golden Eagle and Clear Plastic Masks, called Thunderbitch. As you can see from the promo video, in which figures in white face paint, wigs and all-black… » 9/02/15 9:31am Today 9:31am

Even Snopes Is Exasperated With Dumb Mt. McKinley/Denali Conspiracy Theories

Today, in the Year of our Lord 2015, the heroically patient myth debunkers at Snopes.com have been forced to dismantle the rumor that Mount McKinley is now called “Denali” again because it means “black power” in “Kenyan.” If every word of that sentence made your bullshit alarm go off, congratulations, you have at… » 9/01/15 8:45pm Yesterday 8:45pm

SHOCKING: Courtney Stodden's Mom Regrets Letting Her 16-Year-Old Daughter Marry 51-Year-Old Doug Hutchinson

A word of advice for the parents of teenagers: It’s probably not a good idea to urge your teen child to marry a 51-year-old actor who appeared on Lost a few times. Just ask Krista Stodden, the mother of Courtney Stodden, who allowed (some might even say encouraged) her daughter to marry old-ass Doug Hutchinson at the… » 9/01/15 8:00pm Yesterday 8:00pm

New Texas Law Will Make it Slightly Easier to Pump Breast Milk at Work

Starting Tuesday, a new Texas law will require that public employees to be given breaks to pump breast milk at work, and that they can’t be fired or disciplined for taking the time to pump. The law benefits public employees like teachers, one of whom told the Texas Observer that she’s had to pump standing up in her… » 9/01/15 6:40pm Yesterday 6:40pm

Students Cover Mirrors in Girls' Restrooms to Deemphasize Appearance 

A group of seniors at Trinity Academy, a private Christian school in Wichita, Kansas, have papered over the mirrors in all the girls’ restrooms in an effort to promote positive body image. Rather than their reflections, female students are met with an array of Bible verses and old chestnuts on inner beauty. » 9/01/15 6:20pm Yesterday 6:20pm

Your Most Heinous Stories of Role-Playing Games Gone Wrong

Everybody loves role-playing games (unless you’re irrationally worried about Satan.) Escaping into a fantasy world, surrounded by like-minded nerds, is just the best thing ever. Except when it isn’t, because someone is deciding to be a total Gelatinous Cube. Here are some of your worst RPG horror stories. » 9/01/15 5:14pm Yesterday 5:14pm