I Was the Weirdest Person at BronyCon 2014

"Brony" is the nickname given to the adult (mostly male) fans of My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic. Their community—which is large, voracious and one of the most widely-ridiculed fan collectives this side of Equestria—gathers annually in a convention center to celebrate their enthusiasm for friendship, tolerance and » 9/02/14 3:00pm 9/02/14 3:00pm

Bullied Boy Is Allowed to Return to School With My Little Pony Bag

A 9-year-old North Carolina boy whose My Little Pony backpack were banned by his school because they were a "trigger for bullies" will be allowed to return with the bag, according to school district officials. » 3/21/14 10:00am 3/21/14 10:00am

Here's That Brony Porn You Never Asked For

Remember "Reignbow Pony Plugs," the VERY colorful, VERY playful butt plugs designed by Laguna Beach star-turned-adult film actress Tasha Reign to make it look like you have a pastel ponytail growing outta yer keister? It turns out that those rainbow butt plugs are actually part of a marketing tie-in for Reign's… » 2/18/14 1:00pm 2/18/14 1:00pm

My Little Brony: For the Little Girl (or Grown Man) Who Has Everything

It's never to early to get a jump on your holiday shopping, but what do you get the little girl who has everything? How about a My Little Brony doll, complete with a neck beard and brushable pony tail to keep her entertained for hours and hours? » 9/06/13 2:40pm 9/06/13 2:40pm

This 'My Little Pony' Resume Does Not Seem To Be a Joke

A good way to make your resume stand out from every other resume is to turn all of your past work experience into those sweet lil' tattoos that adorn the rear of every My Little Pony (I KNOW they are called "Cutie Marks" because I Googled but I didn't want to be esoteric with my knowledge; please don't yell at me if… » 9/05/13 6:15pm 9/05/13 6:15pm

The "My Little Pony Convention 2013 Highlights" Video Is Amazing

What can we say about this video, other than it comes to us via several of our dearest commenters? It is so utterly bizarre, sad, funny, and horrifying that you will either immediately look away or watch it 25 times in a row. » 7/11/13 2:16am 7/11/13 2:16am

Saturday Night Social: Bronies

There may not be a new episode of SNL tonight, but there is a new documentary about nerd culture that promises to be almost as awesome as Trekkies (if you have not seen Trekkies, do yourself a favor and see it NOW). As you may or may not know, "bronies" (dudes who are into the My Little Ponies animated series)… » 12/22/12 6:30pm 12/22/12 6:30pm

Male My Little Pony Fans Sparkle at BronyCon 2012

Last year's BronyCon — a convention held primarily for male fans (though female fans are invited, too) of the children's cartoon My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic — was held in a small selection of New York City meeting rooms and attracted just over 100 people. And how'd that go this year? Over costumed 4,000 fans,… » 7/03/12 4:40pm 7/03/12 4:40pm

The Unlikely Origins Of The Brony, Or Bros Who Like 'My Little Pony'

Today's My Little Pony is totally different from what you grew up with in the '80s, and it isn't just that you're no longer interested in brushing a plastic pony's mane for hours. When the franchise was rebooted last year with the TV show My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic, it developed an unlikely fanbase:… » 8/04/11 10:45am 8/04/11 10:45am

When My Little Ponies Met The Hangover

Drinking. Debauchery. Las Vegas. Ponies. These vices come together in a mashup trailer of The Hangover and My Little Pony appropriately titled The Hayngover. » 7/22/11 12:45pm 7/22/11 12:45pm