Watch Cameron Diaz and Jimmy Fallon's Hilarious Game of Roller Golf

Oh my god, this is MAGNIFICENT. Cameron Diaz and Jimmy Fallon played a ridiculous game called "roller golf" last night on The Tonight Show. The evil genius who came up with the idea of playing this bastardized version of golf on roller skates should get a Nobel prize. Do they give Nobel prizes for physically awkward… » 4/24/14 10:20am 11 minutes ago

Fun with Etymology - Feminist Werewolves

Awoo, everybody. Welcome to the (retooled and improved) second installment of Fun with Etymology! I gave this piece a bit of a makeover since its original publication in December, the better to eat you with, my dear. Today we're going to talk about werewolves and where they come from (etymologically – we all know that… » 4/23/14 11:19pm Yesterday 11:19pm

Meg Ryan Cast as Narrator of How I Met Your Father

It has recently come to my attention that most of the people in the known universe are rabid How I Met Your Mother superfans with many, many how-I-met-your-emotions. So I assume that this is a noteworthy fact for you guys: Meg Ryan has been cast as the narrator and titular father-meeter (picking up the mantle of Bob… » 4/23/14 8:00pm Yesterday 8:00pm

Sorkin Says Lady Execs Are Also to Blame for Lack of Good Female Roles

Aaron Sorkin is known for writing witty, rat-a-tat dialogue for his TV and movie characters, but unfortunately that quick paced, off-the-cuff way of talking doesn't always serve him so well in real life. Case in point, a response he recently gave during an audience Q&A for Tribeca Innovation Week that was thoughtless,… » 4/23/14 7:15pm Yesterday 7:15pm

Study: Little Boys More Likely to Get an Allowance Than Little Girls

This is so perfectly perfect you'll rage-laugh about it for the rest of the day: Boys are more likely to get an allowance than girls. Men are literally handed more money from birth. But of course it's obviously because five-year-old boys are disproportionately working in STEM jobs and haven't opted for the "mommy track." … » 4/23/14 7:00pm Yesterday 7:00pm

Oprah's Ex-Stepmom Claims Oprah Wishes She Had Lighter Skin

In the second part of a Daily Mail interview with Oprah Winfrey's ex-stepmother Barbara Winfrey, Barbara alleges that Oprah has had her partner Stedman followed, that Gayle is more important to Oprah than Stedman and that Oprah is obsessed with the color of her skin. » 4/23/14 6:45pm Yesterday 6:45pm

Lily Allen Challenges Every Female Pop Star to World's Lamest Fight

Lily Allen has released the video from her song "Sheezus" from her new album "Sheezus" and it's... not very good. What's going on with women who released catchy pop songs in the mid-2000's this week? Did they all get together in their secret bunker and collectively decide to release all their bad stuff at once? » 4/23/14 6:30pm Yesterday 6:30pm

Top of the Lake: Feminist Masterpiece or Revenge-Fantasy Reimagined?

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When a certain detective drama became a water cooler hit earlier this year, it didn't take long before people noticed its glaring lack of three-dimensional women. The girl-in-a-bodybag trope has been around for as long as detective genre itself, but it's only recently that viewers have begun to object to the cliché. » 4/23/14 12:00pm Yesterday 12:00pm

Be a Phone Psychic or Get Paid to Have Brunch -- The Choice is Yours

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Are you sick of catering to the capricious whims of your horrible boss? Ready to throw in the towel on your high-octane career as a newspaper reporter — a job which, according to The Wall Street Journal, replaced lumberjack as the world's worst in 2013? Or are you just finally down to the dregs of that twelve-thousand… » 4/23/14 12:00pm Yesterday 12:00pm