Guardian Writer Gets Lambasted Over Insensitive Crowdfunding Column

Earlier this week, British musician Devonté Hynes lost all his belongings when a fire broke out in his apartment. Even more tragically, the fire killed his beloved dog Cupid. Seeking a way to help, the mother of his girlfriend Samantha Urbani (of the band Friends) started a Go Fund Me that has raised over $24,000 from… » 12/19/13 3:50pm 12/19/13 3:50pm

English "Rape Alarm" Does Little To Attract Attention

A new rape alarm called the "Ila Dusk" is set to go on sale » 9/26/08 1:30pm 9/26/08 1:30pm in the UK in a month, and it claims to be more effective than previous alarms because, instead of a siren, the alarm emits the sound of a "woman screaming." Thing is, it isn't that effective, as the 's Emine Saner discovered when she decided to test the…

In the unlikely event that we ever get laid more than once, by the same…

Let's say you finally got that no good pulse-with-a-penis you've been living with the last ten years to agree to marry you. How would you feel if he then decided to ask your father's permission? Would you feel all warmy and gooey because you're a girly girl and you have ten stuffed animals on your bed at the age of… » 2/21/07 5:57am 2/21/07 5:57am