The 18 Best Humblebrags In Time's 100 Most Influential People Issue

Once a year, TIME gets people to write about one of the 100 other people they have deemed the most influential on the planet. Ideally their short pieces should be about the subject and not the writer, but the cleverest among them manage to do both. These are the 18 best humblebrags found in this year’s list: »4/16/15 9:30am4/16/15 9:30am

TIME Apologizes for Including "Feminist" on List of Words to Ban

Last week, Time magazine held their fourth annual word banishment poll, in which readers can vote for the word they would like to remove from our modern lexicon. They decided to include the word "feminist" possibly as a critique of how ubiquitous and relevant the word has become (as if that's a bad thing?), a move… »11/16/14 4:00pm11/16/14 4:00pm

The Star of This Week's TIME Cover Is a Rape Pennant

Next week's issue of TIME tackles some pretty heavy issues — rape on college campuses ("We gotta change our school name! Rhinelander Academy for Personal Enlightenment makes a terrible acronym!), the kidnap of 276 Nigerian girls, botched executions. But perhaps most horrifying and unfathomable of all: Joel Stein's kid… »5/15/14 10:21am5/15/14 10:21am

Time's Me Me Me Generation Is, Aptly, the Internet's New Favorite Meme

If you're going to write about how self-involved Millennials are, you'd better be prepared for that generation to complain about you on all forms of social media. Or you might have asked for the piece to be written because you're a totally brilliant editor who enjoys traffic trolling. At least, that's what many… »5/10/13 10:50am5/10/13 10:50am

Lena Dunham Is Time's Coolest Person of the Year But Is She Cooler Than a Cat in Sunglasses?

As of today, Time Magazine has dubbed Lena Dunham as 2012's Coolest Person of the Year. Okay, sounds good. I think Lena Dunham seems pretty cool, but then again I am young and living in Brooklyn and can be kind of mean to my mom sometimes. A lot of you are probably like "I hate her" right now and that's alright, too,… »12/19/12 7:15pm12/19/12 7:15pm

Breastfeeding Mom From Time Cover: 'It's Not Right For Everybody'

Jamie Lynne Grumet, the mother seen breastfeeding her 3-year-old on this week's cover of Time was on Today this morning, with a very calm, down-to-earth attitude about the story. She says she knew what she was getting into when she posed (there's a behind-the-scences piece about how the cover was shot, for… »5/11/12 10:40am5/11/12 10:40am