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

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

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

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