Men Who Buy Groceries Are Called Manfluencers Because Fuck Words

In recent years, marketers have noticed a strange, unnatural trend among American men. Normally doing man things like chopping down trees, climbing ropes, and carrying 100 lbs of bison meat back to the wagon, thanks to the MANCESSION, The American Men have been doing other things like purchase goods and services. » 10/24/13 2:30pm 10/24/13 2:30pm

Charming Right-Wing Women Dominating Twitter

Before the Internet, editors compiled power lists using a complex system of favor-trading and slow-news-cycle holidays. Now, it's done by algorithm! Anyone can indulge their narcissism and quantify their own "influence." But only one can be on top. Or several. » 8/23/10 3:38pm 8/23/10 3:38pm

Since When Is Hillary Clinton Less Influential Than Sarah Palin?

Hillary Clinton put 18 million cracks in the glass ceiling and then successfully took on the Herculean task of remaking America's world image in the wake of Bush Inc. Apparently, that's just not maverick-y enough for Time. » 4/30/10 5:00pm 4/30/10 5:00pm

"Time 100" Names 31 Powerful Women

Where can you find Bill Clinton mingling with Lady Gaga? (Digitally, anyhow). On the cover of Time's annual list of the 100 most influential people, of course. And where can you find 31 very important women? Same place. » 4/29/10 12:00pm 4/29/10 12:00pm

Twin Lifestyle

We were remiss in pointing out this interview » 10/27/08 2:40pm 10/27/08 2:40pm with Mark-Kate and Ashley Olsen in on Friday, but here is one part that caught our eye: "Although it is nearly impossible to imagine Paris Hilton citing Dickens, what most distinguishes the Olsens from their peers in the tabloids is a resistance to certain kinds of…