Are You A Woman? Take This Douchebag's Quiz And Find Out!

This week, the former student body President at the University of Texas named Thor published a blog post entitled "What I've Learned About Women." People mocked the shit out of it, because it reads like Bret Easton Ellis freebased Pixie Stix until he forgot how to speak English and then re-taught himself using 5 second… » 8/16/13 1:40pm 8/16/13 1:40pm

The Elite Daily's Misogynistic Screeds Are Probably the Worst Things…

It's not going to come as any great, paradigm-shifting shock that there exists on the Internet a balmy little swamp blog that unapologetic misogynists can crawl into for a nice muck bath while they compose their latest "How to be the quintessential Cassanova" manifesto, or reveal the mysterious, alchemical formula for " » 3/20/13 7:00pm 3/20/13 7:00pm

Faith Website Blocks Writer From Using That Icky Word 'Feminism'

Early in January, Minnesota playwright, Presbyterian pastor and feminist Kristine Holmgren was asked to create a website for multi faith blogging network Beliefnet. "I'm negotiating 'terms' now," she announced excitedly on Facebook. Unfortunately, the negotiations have since fallen apart after Holmgren and the Beliefnet… » 2/08/13 4:20pm 2/08/13 4:20pm

'Fuck! I'm In My 20s' Blogger Pretty Much Having Best Decade Ever

If you're in your 20s, know anyone who's in their 20s, have ever been in your 20s or peruse the internet regularly enough, you've probably come across "Fuck! I'm In My 20s," a Tumblr of drawings about confusing relationships, shitty jobs, and other Millennial issues. (Posts range from "Space Allocation Guidelines For My… » 7/26/12 10:30am 7/26/12 10:30am

The Art of Hate-Reading

Hate-reading is an activity that's, well, exactly what it says it is. Have you ever found yourself visiting a website, Twitter feed, or Facebook page for the express purpose of ridiculing — or indulging your disdain for —the author and/or content? Then you're hate-reading. And unless you're a saint with limited… » 1/30/12 3:20pm 1/30/12 3:20pm

Internet Douchebag Would Like a Blowjob, a Steak & a Senate Seat

New York Republicans who would like to unseat Democrat Kirsten Gillibrand thought they'd found their knight in wire-rimmed armor in entrepreneur Marc Cenedella. He had the youth, the vigor, the tough talk... the bizarre blog that trafficked in sexism, drug references, and unfunny jokes about Omarosa's wearing a banana… » 1/23/12 7:00pm 1/23/12 7:00pm

Ke$ha's Tumblr Invites You To Put Your Beard In Her Mouth

If you happen to be surfing the web and stumble upon a blog called Put Your Beard In My Mouth — a site filled with photos of beards, bearded dudes, and Ke$ha putting said beards into her mouth — you should know that it's not some kind of crazy site made by a fan obsessed with beards and the pop singer. It's no… » 12/09/11 3:50pm 12/09/11 3:50pm

'The Fluffington Post' Is Your Latest Bookmark-Worthy Animal Blog

Do you like fluffy animals? Of course you do. (If you said no, consider me officially concerned about your heart of stone.) Let me direct your attention to The Fluffington Post, a Tumblr that seeks to show off the cutest, fluffiest, most squee-worthy animal photos around. A few of my personal favorites are above, but… » 11/23/11 6:00pm 11/23/11 6:00pm

The Dirty, Unethical Business Of Fashion Blogs

Have you heard that people writing about clothing on the Internet is kind of a big thing right now? Women's Wear Daily jumped on the hottest trend from 2007 and ran a story about fashion bloggers, and how they make money. (One-word answer: Shilling.) » 11/15/11 6:00pm 11/15/11 6:00pm

Why Not Turn A Celebrity's Nose Into A Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle?

Ever wonder what your favorite celebrity's nose would look like if it were to dress up like a Ninja Turtle for Halloween? Welcome to Teenage Mutant Ninja Noses, a site completely filled with photos of famous people with TMNT noses drawn on them. This, as they say, is exactly why the internet was invented. » 10/18/11 3:30pm 10/18/11 3:30pm

Blogger Decides To Fight Forever 21 Lawsuit

After Forever 21 threatened to sue a fashion blogger for making fun of its clothes, the blogger, Rachel Kane, was initially cowed. Even though parody is generally protected speech, even though Forever 21's claims that readers might somehow mistake the joke site, WTForever21, for the corporate homepage were patently… » 6/10/11 5:01pm 6/10/11 5:01pm

Student-Hating Blogging Teacher Is Defiant

Blogs Natalie Munroe, the teacher who was suspended after her personal venting came to light, "While I never in a million years would have guessed that this many people would ever see my words, and I didn't even intend them to, I stand by what I wrote and I think it's good that people are aware now." What she wrote… » 2/16/11 11:00pm 2/16/11 11:00pm