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Lorena Explores the Value of Men and the Mundanity of Intimate Partner Violence  Lorena Explores the Value of Men and the Mundanity of Intimate Partner Violence 

Lorena begins with the search for a dick. It’s a severed dick from the body of John Wayne Bobbitt, whose wife Lorena Bobbitt cut it off in the night with a kitchen knife. Interviewed police officers who were on the scene tiptoe around the fact that they were searching for what they call, in stumbling tones, “an…

Vogue Brazil Editor Resigns Over Racist Birthday Photos Vogue Brazil Editor Resigns Over Racist Birthday Photos

The fashion director of Vogue Brazil, Donata Meirelles, has resigned after photos from her 50th birthday party show her sitting on a throne surrounded by black women.

Ryan Adams Calls New York Times Report 'Upsettingly Inaccurate'  Ryan Adams Calls New York Times Report 'Upsettingly Inaccurate' 

After the New York Times reported on multiple instances of musician Ryan Adams dangling “career opportunities while simultaneously pursuing female artists for sex,” Adams tweeted in response to the story that the report is inaccurate and apologized for his “mistakes.”

Hollywood Is Pissed the Oscars Will Hand Out Awards During Commercials  Hollywood Is Pissed the Oscars Will Hand Out Awards During Commercials 

The 2019 Oscars is shaping up to be a truly spectacular train wreck. In addition to the fact that there’s no official host, it was reported that former major category winners would not be presenting to the new winners in favor of “bigger talent,” a move that was quickly fixed after actors like Allison Janney spoke out…

How Pop Music Embraced Death and Lost Its Sex Appeal  How Pop Music Embraced Death and Lost Its Sex Appeal 

After a particularly lackluster 2018 VMAs, so sleep-inducing that the big opening number was the former Vine-turned-pop star Shawn Mendes, New Yorker critic Doreen St. Felix commented that “the first true post-millennial V.M.A.s, was so bereft of shock, sex, and offense that it seemed barely to register.”

Women Sue Yale For Allowing Social Scene Dominated By Gross Fraternities Women Sue Yale For Allowing Social Scene Dominated By Gross Fraternities

Months after Bret Kavanaugh argued that he couldn’t be a rapist because he “got into Yale Law School,” women at Yale are suing the university for promoting a social environment dominated by dangerous and alcohol-filled fraternities.

Isn't It Romantic Is a Tepid Critique of Romantic Comedies Isn't It Romantic Is a Tepid Critique of Romantic Comedies

The hottest trend in rom-coms is sustaining a life-changing head injury.

School Shootings and the Cheerily Gruesome World of DIY Classroom Prep School Shootings and the Cheerily Gruesome World of DIY Classroom Prep

Teachers on Instagram and Pinterest post the sort of pretty, aspirational content you might find on any highly curated social media feed: Photos of picture-perfect classroom organization and decorations, all of which can sometimes earn teachers tens of thousands of followers or more. In this corner of the internet,…

Shout Out to the 'Bra Fairy' Shout Out to the 'Bra Fairy'

As the country prepares for another government shutdown, there is one woman in Washington, D.C. who is trying to make life a little easier for those affected by it: the ‘Bra Fairy.’

French Journalists Are Currently Dealing With Their Own Shitty Media Men French Journalists Are Currently Dealing With Their Own Shitty Media Men

It appears that an powerful group of male journalists in France, known online in a group cornily dubbed the “Laughing Out Loud League,” have been casually promoting the harassment of their women peers.

After a Shoutout From Alicia Keys, You Should Know Groundbreaking Piano Player Hazel Scott After a Shoutout From Alicia Keys, You Should Know Groundbreaking Piano Player Hazel Scott

At the 2019 Grammys, while Alicia Keys was showing off her fire piano playing skills while playing two pianos, she shouted out the artist Hazel Scott.

Chucky Is No Longer Haunted Chucky Is No Longer Haunted

There’s a Child’s Play remake starring Aubrey Plaza coming out in 2019 and the teaser is now here. And folks, I am shocked to see that this new Chucky might not be a haunted doll after all.

Visiting The Big Bang Theory on Its Deathbed, Week #14 Visiting The Big Bang Theory on Its Deathbed, Week #14

The Big Bang Theory is a CBS sitcom about a group of geeky adults that has run for 12 staggeringly long years. In that time period, it has attracted critical ire, many Emmys, and earned its stars million-dollar salaries. But now this show is dying and I, a pop culture critic with a heart made of onyx who has never…

In What Men Want, It's Really Not That Hard to Find Out  In What Men Want, It's Really Not That Hard to Find Out 

In Nancy Meyers’s 2000 film What Women Want, Mel Gibson plays a sleazy, womanizing advertising executive oblivious to the fact that he’s a terrible person. When a freak accident leaves him with the ability to read women’s minds, he discovers they all despise him and are far more complicated creatures than his tiny man…

Justin Bieber Really, Really, Really Wants to Be a Good Husband

The Biebers are here now that ü need them.

Man Arrested After Asking Teen Girl He Met Online to Record Video of Her Father Raping Her Man Arrested After Asking Teen Girl He Met Online to Record Video of Her Father Raping Her

After a 14-year-old girl confided in a man she met online that her adoptive father was raping her, he asked her to record the assault to help prove the abuse to the police.

It's (Still) Hard Out Here for Women Producers And Songwriters It's (Still) Hard Out Here for Women Producers And Songwriters

It might seem as if women currently dominate pop music, given the amount of Ariana Grande, Halsey, or Cardi B blasting from cars these days, but a closer look at who is actually writing and producing most popular music reveals a different story.

Guerrilla Girls Are Back to Remind You the U.S. Senate Is More Progressive Than Hollywood  Guerrilla Girls Are Back to Remind You the U.S. Senate Is More Progressive Than Hollywood 

Since the mid-1980s, the feminist art-slash-activist group Guerrilla Girls have critiqued sexism and racism in the art world. Seeking anonymity behind gorilla masks, the group of female artists have famously questioned if women need to be naked to get into the Metropolitan Museum of Art, criticized the exclusion of…

Visiting The Big Bang Theory on Its Deathbed, Week #13 Visiting The Big Bang Theory on Its Deathbed, Week #13

The Big Bang Theory is a CBS sitcom about a group of geeky adults that has run for 12 staggeringly long years. In that time period, it has attracted critical ire, many Emmys, and earned its stars million-dollar salaries. But now this show is dying and I, a pop culture critic with a heart made of onyx who has never…

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