Lena Dunham on Rape Backlash: 'I Am Angry But I Am Not Alone'

In a long essay published on BuzzFeed Tuesday night, Lena Dunham discussed the various nasty things that have happened since she revealed in her book Not That Kind of Girl that she was allegedly raped in college. "Since coming out as a survivor," she wrote, "I have gone from an intellectual sense of the ways in which… » 12/10/14 11:50am 12/10/14 11:50am

The Popularity of Internet Quizzes Is Fueled by Your Existential Dread

Are you an Olivia Pope or a River Song? Should you live in Tokyo or London? In what historical period do you belong? Is the speed of technological change destabilizing our sense of self and fundamentally altering what it means to be human? Bet there's an Internet quiz that can tell you! » 3/06/14 12:20pm 3/06/14 12:20pm

Taylor Swift And Adolf Hitler Quote Mashup Enrages Internet

Just when you think the Taylor Swift meme has taken on all forms possible and seen its last days (in lieu of such fresh material as Miley Cyrus Twerks On Famous Paintings), you're wrong. Pinterest user Emily Pattinson has been 'shopping quotes from Hitler, Stalin and Bin Laden onto Swift pictures with deceptively… » 8/31/13 12:30pm 8/31/13 12:30pm

It's Time You See This Footage of an Extremely Young Ryan Gosling…

Here is an exceedingly tiny Ryan Gosling performing with great enthusiasm at a Mormon talent show in 1991. He is also joined by his sister Mandi. Why were they performing for Mormons? Shhhh, we can't even deal with that right now because what we really need to talk about is the fact that this video takes our souls on… » 6/18/12 9:00pm 6/18/12 9:00pm

Doggie Nail Art: A Fun New Way to Make Sure Your Dog Hates You

If you thought the nail art trend for humans was getting out of hand, what with duckfeet and all, then you'll really be unhappy to learn that people are getting all artsy on their dogs' nails too. (Obviously they're not doing this to cats because, hah, like any cat is dumb enough to let you paint the logo of your… » 5/24/12 10:00pm 5/24/12 10:00pm

The Time Breastfeeding Cover Is Your Newest Meme

It was bound to happen, but the new TIME cover has become a meme in record time. Buzzfeed has a collection of what the striking image hath wrought, and Strollerderby has provided some amusing alternate headlines (Are You MILF Enough?") for the attachment parenting article that took the internet by storm today. » 5/10/12 11:15pm 5/10/12 11:15pm

These Tiny Puppies Are So Adorable They'll Burst Your Easter Eggs and…

Easter is almost over, so let's go out with a bang—specifically, the bang that your head will make when it explodes from the overwhelming amount of cute that's contained in this video. Be warned: it's a potent mix of tiny puppies, fluffy chicks, and cuddly bunnies, so proceed with caution. » 4/08/12 11:15pm 4/08/12 11:15pm

Novak Djokovic Fan Is Tragically Robbed of Her Chance to Fondle His…


So much for tennis fans being polite. Earlier today, Novak Djokovic beat Rafael Nadal in an epic match to win the Australian Open, which lasted nearly 6 hours—the longest Grand Slam singles final in history. He decided to celebrate by throwing one of his extra shirts up to a fan in the stands, but it didn't quite go… » 1/29/12 8:45pm 1/29/12 8:45pm

Here's the One Place You Should Probably Never Put Your Baby


Here we all were thinking the cocaine-smeared baby changing tables of the world were bad, but it turns out it can get a lot worse. Thanks to one missing letter, this innocent public changing table has been transformed into a terrifying baby-hanging apparatus. Though with a label like that, only a sick freak would do… » 1/15/12 11:30pm 1/15/12 11:30pm