Lots of Celebrities Voted Today

In today's Tweet Beat, many celebrities voted and shared their accomplishment on Twitter, Big Sean has discovered the miracle that is coconut oil and Steven Tyler finally ditches the scarves. » 11/04/14 7:30pm 11/04/14 7:30pm

Jon Stewart Did Not Vote in This Election

Jon Stewart did not vote today in the 2014 midterm elections. The Daily Show host admitted in an interview Tuesday that he skipped out on exercising his constitutional right to vote this year due to a logistical snag. » 11/04/14 6:50pm 11/04/14 6:50pm

Cosmo to Bring Women to the Polls on a Bus Full of Topless Male Models

Cosmopolitan magazine, aka a thesaurus for the word penis, really is taking their commitment to political issues to the next level—while totally preserving that Cosmo girl spirit. After holding a contest, they will be sending students from North Carolina State University to their local polling station to vote in a… » 10/28/14 2:45pm 10/28/14 2:45pm

Rachel Maddow Endures Tricksy Politicians With Sleater-Kinney Jams

Rachel Maddow, bastion of political information in bold frames, shared her top five punk songs to help us survive the midterm elections on Late Night With Seth Meyers. Not sure if you've noticed, but the Democrats are chasing black folks around while Colorado politicians who've long been against a women's right to… » 10/21/14 11:30am 10/21/14 11:30am

The Daily Show Tackles The GOP's Inept Wooing of 'The Lady Vote'

The midterm elections are coming, and this time the Republican Party wants YOUR vote, ladies. Not by revamping their platform and selecting candidates that don't say horrifying, sexist shit—don't be silly! No, as the Daily Show's Kirsten Schaalexplained last night, the GOP is producing a bunch of ads putting… » 10/09/14 9:50am 10/09/14 9:50am

Lena Dunham and Lil Jon Want You to 'Turn Out For What'

In perhaps the loudest pro-voting ad in recent memory, Lil Jon, Lena Dunham, Ireland Baldwin, Natasha Lyonne, Darren Criss, and a slew of other celebrities explain what issues compel them to vote over the dulcet tones of "Turn Out For What." There is also pantsless dancing. » 10/07/14 11:30am 10/07/14 11:30am

Women, Gay Voters Veered To The Right

Exit poll data is easy to distort, and the overlaps of many categories are often ignored, but here are some insights from how people voted Tuesday. It's not pretty. » 11/04/10 2:00pm 11/04/10 2:00pm

With John Boehner's Sobs, A Cascade of Republican Male Tears

Watch out, Glenn Beck. The Republican takeover of the House has anointed John Boehner Speaker, and he's publicly in touch with his feelings. Just like Nancy Pelosi! Oh wait, women in power can't do that. » 11/03/10 12:29am 11/03/10 12:29am

Ryan Seacrest, American People To Grill Obama

President Obama will grant a radio interview today to none other than Ryan Seacrest, who's sure to ask hard-hitting questions — like, "What do you think about Justin Bieber???" » 11/02/10 9:32am 11/02/10 9:32am

What Would Change Women's Minds About Voting?

Ladies! There is a lot of fuss about whether and why you are going to stay home in key congressional races in a few weeks — and whose fault it is. » 9/28/10 4:40pm 9/28/10 4:40pm