The Income Gap Has Made Rich People More Efficient Porn Viewers

Despite all of its many and varied uses for acquiring and sharing knowledge or engaging in real, empathetic dialogue with strangers, the internet is, in the words of the inimitable Trekkie Monster, for porn. Also, the internet is for arguments about the sexuality of Harry Styles, which just serves as further proof that … » 12/01/13 1:00pm 12/01/13 1:00pm

New CDC Report Shows That Abortion Is on the Decline Thanks to More…

According to the latest report from the CDC, U.S. abortions fell by five percent during the recession and its aftermath, a phenomenon that most likely, insist some researchers, owing to the greater diligence with which women use contraception during tough economic times. Though many states have unfortunately and… » 11/22/12 3:30pm 11/22/12 3:30pm

‘Bad’ Moms Far Outnumber ‘Bad’ Dads on the Internet

The internet, or at least a large swath of it, doesn't appear to be an entirely friendly space for moms, at least according to a whole smörgåsbord of data presented by current Buzzfeed and erstwhile Jezebel writer Anna North. After surveying a pretty comprehensive collection of headlines from over 200 Buzzfeed-affiliated … » 9/19/12 10:00am 9/19/12 10:00am

Terrific Visual Representations Of Terrible Abortion Restrictions

Indiana wins! Go Indiana! Oh wait, that's a chart of the different kinds of abortion restrictions existing in a state — from targeted restrictions on abortion providers (also known as TRAP laws) to parental consent laws to waiting periods. You can play around with the tools over at Remapping Debate, depending on which… » 9/14/11 6:30pm 9/14/11 6:30pm

Exclusive: New York Fashion Week Was The Whitest In Years

We can report that the just ended New York fashion week featured the least racially diverse cast of models since 2008. New York fashion week featured 137 designer runway shows and presentations, and 5,269 different fall outfits were presented to the world's retailers and press. Of those 5,269 looks, 4,468 — an… » 2/28/11 4:45pm 2/28/11 4:45pm