Here Is a Map of the United States By Average Heel Height

The online shopping site Gilt employs a Principal Data Scientist, which is unsurprising and probably not that exciting, as far as titles go. However, he decided to find out if certain fashion choices vary by region or if women have certain universal preferences, which makes his job more mildly intriguing. And the … » 10/30/14 7:15pm 54 minutes ago

Middle School Girls Remade the Ghostbusters Trailer And It's Great

God bless middle schoolers with too much time on their hands: Via UpRoxx, here is a pretty great remake of the Ghostbusters trailer, but gender-flipped. It's not only adorable and fantastic, but also cleverly made. Plus it turns out Bill Murray's lines work really well coming from a teenaged girl's face. » 10/30/14 6:40pm Today 6:40pm

Ronda Rousey, UFC Star, Uses Fight Tactics on WWD Interviewer

Ronda Rousey is an Ultimate Fighting Championship superstar, but she's currently beefing up her resume with modeling and acting gigs: she's just been named the face of Buffalo David Bitton jeans, and is appearing in big budget films like Fast & Furious 7, Entourage, and last summer's The Expendables 3. With this… » 10/30/14 6:20pm Today 6:20pm

Online Sweepstakes Obsessives Are Winning All Kinds of Crazy Crap

Most of us gave up on sweepstakes around the time we realized Publisher's Clearinghouse would never appear toting that giant check. Turns out, though, there's an entire online community dedicated to the dark arts of successful "sweeping." Basically, you've got to treat it like an especially demanding part-time job. » 10/30/14 5:45pm Today 5:45pm

Tyson Beckford's Naked Torso Beckons You To Enter Chocolate City

Move over Magic Mike XXL! There's a new stripper movie in town and it's got Tyson Beckford flexing everything that God gave him. 13-year-old closeted me is very excited. So is 30-year-old out me. Everything about this movie, aside from its awful title, seems excellent and it hasn't even been finished yet. » 10/30/14 5:15pm Today 5:15pm

Benedict Cumberbatch Promises Sherlock Would Be Very, Very Good at Sex

Tumblr sex symbol Benedict Cumberbatch recently sat down for a little chat with Elle UK. Among the topics discussed: whether Sherlock would any good between the sheets. (Or on top of the sheets. Lady's choice.) Cumberbatch's position is that yes, Sherlock would fuck your damn brains out. » 10/30/14 5:00pm Today 5:00pm

We Reread Fall Into Darkness and Good God Almighty It Was Lurid

As part of this series, I've reread several YA classics fondly remembered for their thrills and chills. None were so delightfully age inappropriate as Christopher Pike's 1990 page-turner Fall Into Darkness, about a girl falsely accused of her best friend's murder. But she's been framed... BY HER ALLEGEDLY DEAD FRIEND. » 10/30/14 4:30pm Today 4:30pm

Texas Football Team's Rapey Tee Shirts: 'Ssh, Just Let It Happen'

A Texas high school football team is very sorry if anybody misunderstood their hilarious team t-shirts, which read: "We take what we want — Shhhhhh just let it happen." The Warriors, the footballing youths of Martin High School in Arlington, say that the joke is definitely not an allusion to rape, and they're not sure… » 10/30/14 4:00pm Today 4:00pm

Rush Limbaugh Watched Street Harassment Video, Saw Men Being Polite

Rush Limbaugh spends many hours each day in a confined space, talking and talking and talking into a microphone, getting a mild buzz off the fumes of his own recycled cigar smoke and stale farts. So it's not surprising, we guess, that after all these years his schtick has become not just crude and dumb, but also… » 10/30/14 3:45pm Today 3:45pm