Malaria-Carrying Mosquitoes Love A Good Kegger

A new study found that mosquitoes are really into beer. The malaria-carriers seek out victims who have been drinking, which lead the authors of the study to conclude that "beer consumption is a risk factor for malaria." [BoingBoing] » 4/23/10 10:40am 4/23/10 10:40am

Not All Frat Boys Are Assholes

"After reading [frat boy Yale Reardon's article on "Rating Girls"] I'm ashamed to identify as a fraternity man. Calling women inferior to men destroys the overall objectives every house establishes in their bylaws." — IU senior Drew Anderson [IDS] » 4/14/10 4:40pm 4/14/10 4:40pm

It looks like Aliza Shvarts' 15 seconds are up: the plucky Yale senior has submitted a new, non-embryonic art project in lieu of her original project, a representation of nine months of self-induced miscarriages that included her own blood. (She would have failed the course had she not displayed any work at all.) In… » 4/30/08 4:20pm 4/30/08 4:20pm

Yale University "Sluts" Strike Back At Sexist Frat Boys

You see the gentlemen holding up a sign that reads "WE LOVE YALE SLUTS" right in front of the Yale Women's Center? That little stunt was a pledge prank for the school's Zeta Psi fraternity, and the Women's Center is now taking legal action against the frat for sexual harassment. The question of whether or not this was… » 1/22/08 4:00pm 1/22/08 4:00pm