The Definition of 'Fuckboy' Is Not What Bad Trend Pieces Are Telling You

By its very definition, slang is simple. It is informal language used by a group of people to discuss or describe certain concepts or characteristics that are implicitly understood if one is a member of said group. As such, approaching slang as if it is some layered, highly nuanced matter in which the individual who… »8/21/15 1:00pm8/21/15 1:00pm

Honeypot, Flaps, Twat: Nicknaming a Vagina Is Tricky Business

The problem with the word "vagina" is that vaginas seem to be just straight-out bad luck. Only a masochist would want one, because only awful things happen to them. Vaginas get torn. Vaginas get "examined." Evidence is found in them. Serial killers leave things in them, to taunt Morse — like they're the shelf in the… »7/25/12 1:35pm7/25/12 1:35pm

The Lesbian Slang Lexicon: 20 Words and Phrases You've Never Heard Before

The 1989 Alyson Almanac is a treasure trove of gay and lesbian data, and its Dictionary of Slang and Historical Terms is particularly interesting. Most of the terms in the dictionary referenced gay male activities, but there were plenty of special lesbian words I'd never heard before in my whole life — and so many… »6/13/12 1:30pm6/13/12 1:30pm

Hillary Clinton Blows Our Minds By Submitting Her Own 'Text from Hillary'

Just when you thought the much-buzzed about Texts from HIllary couldn't get any better, Hillary herself has submitted one. She sent it as a kind of thank you note to the site's creators, Adam Smith and Stacy Lambe, "for the many LOLZ." And she proved that she is a pro in all things by deploying expert internet slang… »4/10/12 9:00pm4/10/12 9:00pm