College Geniuses Try to Avoid Taking Finals by Hiring Hitman

College kids love acting like finals week is the worst thing that's ever happened to them. They hole up in the library and fashion themselves yurts made of hoodies, Gatorade bottles, and Funyans bags and loudly pray for death. I used to do this. My friends did this. And really, in retrospect, it wasn't that bad. The I… » 5/08/14 1:30pm 5/08/14 1:30pm

Woman Arrested After Advertising Desire to Fellate Horse On Craigslist

A 22—year-old woman from Arizona was arrested this week after taking to Craigslist to find a casual encounter (and maybe more?). Like many of us, the woman (who identifies as transgender and was booked under the name Donald Waelde) posted an ad on the classifieds site looking for a (literal) stud. Waelde, however,… » 4/26/14 5:30pm 4/26/14 5:30pm

The Craigslist Killer Is Lying and Just a Huge Dexter Fan

Miranda Barbour, the 19-year-old woman who is currently charged with killing a man she met on Craigslist, is lying about being a prolific serial killer. This is according to Barbour's sister, who says that Barbour cooked up the story about killing more than 20 men in several states because she was a fan of the TV show » 4/01/14 2:50pm 4/01/14 2:50pm

Let Algorithms Write Your Sexy Craigslist Personal Ad

Sigh, it's come to this. You exhausted OKCupid, Tinder has come up dry, and you've had no luck on Grindr. You've decided it's time to buckle down and get serious about this casual sex thing. You've decided to turn to Craigslist. We've all hit up Craigslist Casual Encounters at least simply to peer through the… » 3/30/14 5:30pm 3/30/14 5:30pm

Could There Be a Twist in the Boston T Missed Connection?

Two days ago, Alison, a very funny and furious Boston woman posted a missed connection on Craigslist to call out a fellow T passenger who she witnessed walking up to a stranger and telling her to lose weight. The post has since gone viral and now a different passenger on the same car (so he says) has come forward with… » 3/21/14 8:00pm 3/21/14 8:00pm

Behold the Most Perfectly Scathing Missed Connection of All Time

Tuesday evening, a commuter on the T in Boston observed a man approach a woman and — without any prior interaction — tell her to lose weight. The observing passenger was outraged on the woman's behalf and, unable to confront the man before he got off the train, took to Craigslist to air her grievances in what might be… » 3/19/14 12:20pm 3/19/14 12:20pm

Generous Men Will Pay $250 for You to Blow Them During Poker Game

In this economy, it's hard to turn down a decent job opportunity, much less a great one! And lucky for you, lady, this special work offer falls into the latter category. A fine group of card playing "Professionals" in Athens, Georgia are willing to pay you a whole $250 dollars to serve drinks at their poker game. Oh,… » 1/24/14 1:45pm 1/24/14 1:45pm

Craigslist Ad Seeks '2 Coachella Boyfriends' Who Are '30% Bro'

Coachella: that annual event at which the most wretched of the Earth cluster together in the blistering heat, each one clad in jorts and feathers like some sort of atavistic hell-bird, all in order to poop outside while music that's been licensed by The CW plays in the background. A veritable paradise on Earth! But… » 1/10/14 7:15pm 1/10/14 7:15pm