Dartmouth Sorority Girl Goes Public With Her Hazing Nightmare

After Andrew Lohse, the former Dartmouth frat boy who revealed some dark secrets about the hazing rituals that are apparently commonplace on campus, there's been a lot of discussion about what exactly goes on in the bowels of fraternity houses. (Kiddie pools full of bodily fluids and eating something called a vomlet,… » 4/10/12 11:30am 4/10/12 11:30am

A Linguistic History of Cocks, Dicks, and Nuts

White Chicago blues guitarist Michael Bloomfield got the shock of his young life when he was traveling to a gig with his hero Muddy Waters, and Waters started talking about how much he loved to suck cock. It took a while for Bloomfield to figure out that Waters was using cock to refer to a woman's vulva, not a man's… » 3/26/12 4:51pm 3/26/12 4:51pm

Arianna Huffington: Blogging Is Like STDs, But More Fun

Huffington Post ringleader Arianna Huffington was on the Daily Show last night promoting the book on blogging — The Huffington Post Complete Guide to Blogging — that she made her editorial staff write. As Gawker noted, she called for more writers to blog the economic crisis for HuffPo (though she leaves out the part… » 12/04/08 2:20pm 12/04/08 2:20pm

Karl Lagerfeld Is Making A Silent Movie (It's "Laugh-Packed")

  • Karl Lagerfeld is directing a silent movie. Obviously. "Expect a fast-paced, laugh-packed and loose interpretation of Gabrielle Chanel’s adventures between 1913 and 1923." Riotous, we're sure. [WWD]
  • We had heard, of course, about the new Chanel fishing rod. However! Until now we had not seen its quilted case and…
  • » 10/16/08 11:30am 10/16/08 11:30am

If Hillary Won't Write A "Gender Speech," We'll Do It Ourselves

After Barack Obama's stunning, revelatory speech on race, many feminists wondered if Hillary Clinton could give a similarly rousing speech on gender. We already figured that Clinton wouldn't be the one to give such a speech, which is why we were so heartened to see that the Huffington Post is taking matters into its… » 4/24/08 1:30pm 4/24/08 1:30pm