Noted Word Thief Shia LaBeouf Storms Out of Berlin Press Conference

Shia LaBeouf, that dust devil of celebrity angst, swirled out of a press conference in Berlin for Lars von Trier's new sex movie Nymphomaniac after a reporter asked him a seemingly obvious question about doing a movie with so many sex scenes. LaBeouf, apparently nonplussed by the sex query, gave a characteristically… » 2/09/14 11:30am 2/09/14 11:30am

Trans Woman Commits Suicide Amid Fear of Outing by Sports Blog

Reporter Caleb Hannan thought he'd found an interesting idea for a story when he stumbled across a YouTube video about about a "scientifically superior" golf club called the Oracle, invented by a brilliant MIT-credentialed physicist named Dr. V. He set out to find out more about the woman behind the invention, but… » 1/18/14 4:40pm 1/18/14 4:40pm

Women Have to Start Playing Dumb Boring Golf to Get Ahead in Business

Fancy ladies of business: Do you suffer from headaches because you're always accidentally bumping your heads against the glass ceiling? Well, the good news is that there might be away for you to break through it once and for all. The bad news is that the way to do that is by learning how to pay golf. Booooooo. » 11/18/13 12:50pm 11/18/13 12:50pm

New 5-Hour Energy Ads Say Men Are Magnificent Athletes, Women Are…

I'm sure you're all familiar with the good folks over at 5-Hour Energy (assuming you're the kind of person who's interested in hours and hours of energy). It's like the very best stuff to drink if you have four hours of things to do that are one hour away. But did you know that in addition to being energy wizards,… » 3/11/13 5:30pm 3/11/13 5:30pm

15-Year-Old Lydia Ko Swings Her Way Into Golf History

Congrats to Lydia Ko! Even if you don't like golf (why hit something so far you have to get in a car to go get it?) you've gotta love the grin on this young athlete. Yesterday, the 15-year-old South-Korean-born New Zealander became the youngest-ever winner of the LPGA tournament. After the Canadian Women's Open, the… » 8/27/12 1:10pm 8/27/12 1:10pm

Augusta National Golf Club Admits First Ever Women Members

The Augusta National Golf Club, renowned for its exclusivity and fervent adherence to a strict Dudes Only policy, has finally broken its nearly 80-year streak of not having any female members and admitted two women: former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice and South Carolina businesswoman Darla Moore. Great. Now the… » 8/20/12 12:10pm 8/20/12 12:10pm

Drunk Driver Gets Stuck in a Sand Trap After Her GPS Tells Her to Drive…

The dangers of driving drunk are well-known, but apparently technology has created a new one: overreliance on one's GPS. Earlier this week, a 47-year-old woman in Uxbridge, Massachusetts, got behind the wheel of her car after having a bit too much to drink, but instead of wreaking havoc on the road, she ended up… » 6/20/12 11:15pm 6/20/12 11:15pm

Men's Only Golf Club Head Hopes Everyone Will Just Shut Up About the…

Move along, folks. Nothing to see here. At least, that's what Billy Payne, Chairman of the men-only Augusta National Golf Club hopes will happen. He's just released a statement regarding the controversy of his golf club's refusal to admit women: there is no statement. Talking about it is against the rules. Everyone… » 4/05/12 5:00pm 4/05/12 5:00pm

Will Augusta Finally Be Forced to Let a Woman Join?

The world-renowned Augusta National Golf Club is one of the most famous and last remaining true "old boys clubs": in its 80 years of existence, they have never once allowed a woman to become a member. But now they've found themselves in a bit of a jam from which it seems there is no escape. You see, every year they… » 3/29/12 11:25am 3/29/12 11:25am