Would You Smash?: Aunties Reveal Who'd Get The Panties At Essence Fest

Essence Music Festival in New Orleans is a destination for women of color on Fourth of July weekend. This year, headliners included Frankie Beverly and Maze as well as Charlie Wilson. Both are the hotties of their generation. Jezebel investigated which vintage bae still riles up their fans and asked the black auntie… » 7/05/15 2:30pm 15 minutes ago

Petition to Fire Reddit CEO Ellen Pao Has Over 100,000 Signatures 

Reddit, a popular site for creepers and fans of upskirt shots, is in the midst of a turmoil of its own making. On Friday the site fired AMA coordinator Victoria Taylor who, by all accounts, was good at her job and beloved by the community. In response, moderators of popular subreddits—many of whom are volunteers of… » 7/05/15 2:15pm 30 minutes ago

Donald Trump Doesn't Know What Everyone's So Upset About, Honestly

In an interview Saturday with Fox News, Donald Trump expressed surprise that there has been such an extreme backlash to his assertion that Mexican immigrants are criminals and rapists. “I knew it was going to be bad,” Trump said. “I didn’t know it was going to be quite this severe.”http://gawker.com/a-comprehensiv... » 7/05/15 1:35pm Today 1:35pm

Taylor Swift's Fourth of July Was (Probably) Better Than Yours 


Taylor Swift, the patron saint of girl squads and well-curated Instagrams, had a Fourth of July celebration worthy of a Vogue spread. Swift gathered her famous friends, a professional photographer (likely) and a seemingly endless supply of American flag accessories to produce the world’s most perfect, most Swift-like… » 7/05/15 10:35am Today 10:35am

Report: Tom Cruise Is Considering Leaving Scientology

According to a report citing Star magazine, Tom Cruise may be considering leaving the Church of Scientology, of which he has been the most visible devotee for many years. The actor’s alleged crisis of faith comes, apparently, after a phone call with his daughter Suri.
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Girl Fights Library’s Boys-Only Robotics Program

A little girl from the town Timmins, Ontario with the cool name of Cash Cayen was stoked to see a summer robotics program being offered at her local library. The library’s assistant director refused her registration, saying that only boys were allowed to participate. The reason being that “boys’ academic and literacy… » 7/04/15 5:00pm Yesterday 5:00pm

Miley Cyrus Brands Her Body With an Avocado

Miley Cyrus truly loves herself some avocados. The singer recently posted a photo on Instagram of her new tat—a portrait of a little avocado on her arm. Her latest ink comes just a few days after the very controversial Guacamole Gate and just in time for today’s holiday where Americans all over the nation are gorging… » 7/04/15 4:15pm Yesterday 4:15pm

The Best Things We've Read, Heard and Seen in 2015 So Far

Hey, isn’t it funny how 2015 is halfway over and you’ve barely done anything you wanted to yet? Luckily, other people are out there getting it done, making things for you—beautiful, irregular you—to read and listen to and look at. Here’s a list of what some of us have enjoyed in those three departments in the year to… » 7/04/15 3:30pm Yesterday 3:30pm

Kate Hudson is Either Really Patriotic or Drunk 


Kate Hudson loves America so much that she belted out the Star Spangled Banner early this morning. “7:30am and I’m feeling seriously patriotic! Happy 4th of July! #ProudAmerican #StarSpangledBanner #RedWhiteAndBlue #GearingUpForFootballSeason #MyKidsAreGoingToBeSoEmbarrassed #WokeUpTheNeighbors,” Hudson captioned her… » 7/04/15 2:15pm Yesterday 2:15pm