Why Feminism Is Important: A PSA

“It’s all about equality, kids! And that’s rad.”

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Feminist Approved “Baby, It’s Cold Outside”

An empowered twist on the holiday classic…

Feminist Approved “Baby, It’s Cold Outside”

Vogue Paris Puts Women In Boxes… Literally

Two real life women have been turned into lifeless, Barbie-like dress-up dolls, sealed in their very own perfect packaging, all in the name of fashion.

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Roller Coaster Built In House For Sale Gives Potential Buyers An Unexpected Thrill

It starts off with a quick descent into the basement, and heads up the stairs, through the rooms on the first and second floor and ends with a thrilling fast downhill ride from the balcony into the garden. Woohoo!

Roller Coaster Built In House For Sale Gives Potential Buyers An Unexpected Thrill

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Fix-it Friday with Norma Vally

ASMR Challenge: Does Anything Happen To You When You Hear This Woman’s Whispering Voice?

ASMR Challenge: Does Anything Happen To You When You Hear This Woman’s Whispering Voice?

December 19, 2014 by

Meet Maria. She's become a YouTube sensation all because she's a master whisperer. That's right, you heard us... she whispers, and makes other soft sounds that her nearly 350,000 Gentle Whispering subscribers clamor to hear. Why? Because they all experience a phenomenon called ASMR ... [Read More]

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Fix-It Friday: Fixing for the Holidays With a Twist (of Lemon)!

December 19, 2014 by

In the spirit of the Season, this Fix-it Friday I’d like to share some home fixes that I rank on the top of my to-do list, namely, fixing drinks! Indeed, fixing a batch of holiday cocktails may not be the kind of DIY project one would imagine when it comes to home repair, but to this notion I ask that we consider the screwdriver. Is it a tool that fits into the head of a screw, or is it a cocktail ... [Read More]

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The 81-Year-Old Girl With The Lizard Tattoo… And More Than 50 Others

December 18, 2014 by

For her 75th birthday, Helen Lambin, a retired secretary, celebrated in a most unusual way... she got a tattoo. Now six years and more than 50 tattoos later, the 81-year-old Chicagoan (born in Iowa) credits that decision with changing her life “expansively.” “It radically changed growing older,” Helen remarked. “Because when I talk to these people of all different ages, they ... [Read More]

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Making The World A Better Place, One Love Letter At A Time

December 18, 2014 by

After moving to New York City upon graduating from college, Hannah Brencher found herself grappling with depression and loneliness. She started to write her feelings down in a notebook, when one day those thoughts morphed into an inspirational letter she wrote to a perfect stranger. That letter unexpectedly came ... [Read More]

Maya Angelou: Author, Poet, Dancer, Actress, And Now… Hip-Hop Artist

Maya Angelou: Author, Poet, Dancer, Actress, And Now… Hip-Hop Artist

December 18, 2014 by

Before her death this past May, Dr. Maya Angelou had been working on a unique music project she had been actively involved with over the last seven years. The highly anticipated project, Caged Bird Songs, finally debuted last month. Produced by RoccStarr and Shawn Rivera, the album pairs some of Dr. Angelou’s most famous ... [Read More]

The Final Episode Of Serial… A Parody From Funny Or Die

The Final Episode Of Serial… A Parody From Funny Or Die

December 17, 2014 by

The final episode of "Serial," a weekly podcast from the creators of This American Life, hosted by Sarah Koenig that has captivated millions and millions of listeners, airs tomorrow Thursday, December 18. Thanks to Sarah's masterful storytelling of this true and tragic murder mystery, legions fans are anxiously waiting to see how the story will end and what, if any, the conclusion will be. ... [Read More]

Porn For Book Lovers: The Art Of Making A Book

Porn For Book Lovers: The Art Of Making A Book

December 17, 2014 by

Individual letters put together to form words that are connected to make sentences that are then weaved into stories meant to entertain, educate, or inform. Those are the foundations of any book. But in the age of e-readers and internet-everything, it's easy to forget what it once took to physically make one. Aptly described as "porn for book lovers," this beautiful video captures each step of the truly ... [Read More]

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Great Schweddy Balls! The Stocking Stuffer Pitch That Just Earned Our 2014 “Really?” Award

December 17, 2014 by

As a media site, we get pitched every single day by PR people and brands jockeying for editorial coverage. Just this week an email hit our general mailbox that really put the "jock" in jockeying. The subject line read, "Pitch: Need Last Minute (Fun) Christmas Gift ideas?” Hhhmm... do tell. But our initial intrigue turned to utter ... [Read More]