Monday, January 12th, 2015



The “Queerosphere,” Letting Terrible Dog Owners Lie, And Smelly Business

by Lindsay King-Miller I’m 25 and recently started to own the fact that I’m bi. I’ve never dated a lady, but have really really wanted to push a few up against a wall and kiss them (with their consent, of course). The only people who know about those urges are a couple of dudes I’ve dated. One thought it was hilarious and liked to laugh at these delusions of my younger self (and we were together four years—hoo boy). Another helped me accept those feelings as legitimate. I’m really excitedRead More

When a Door-to-Door Vacuum Salesman Has an Existential Crisis in Your Living Room

by Matthew J.X. Malady People drop things on the Internet and run all the time. So we have to ask. In this edition, writer Ijeoma Oluo tells us more about what happens when you let a stranger with a vacuum into your home. No matter how much the Kirby dude compliments your hair, don’t let him in. I’m like 5 years older than I was when he knocked on my door. — Ijeoma Oluo (@IjeomaOluo) January 3, 2015 Ijeoma! So what happened here? Many people believe the dreaded Kirby salesmanRead More

Since Living Alone

by Durga Chew-Bose 1.
 I learned last summer that if you place a banana and an unripe avocado inside a paper bag, the avocado would—as if spooned to sleep by the crescent-laid banana—ripen overnight. By morning, that pallid shade of green would turn near-neon and velvety, and I, having done nothing but pair the two fruits, would experience a false sense of accomplishment similar to returning a library book or listening to a voicemail. There is, it’s worth noting, a restorative innocence to waking up and discovering that something hasRead More

Sleater-Kinney, “No Cities To Love”

by Anna Fitzpatrick NPR is currently streaming No Cities To Love, the eighth album from Sleater-Kinney. In related Carrie Brownstein news, did anybody else spend their New Year’s marathoning Transparent and bawling their eyes out? In related Transparent news, did anybody else watch the Golden Globes last night? In related Golden Globes news, should I watch Boyhood? I’m probably never going to watch Boyhood. I’m sure it’s delightful though. 1 Comments

Amy Adams and Julianne Moore Are All About Girl Power in Their Inspiring Golden Globes Speeches—Watch Now!

Two fiery redheads for the win! Both Amy Adams and Julianne Moore walked away winners tonight at the 2015 Golden Globe Awards, and each of them touched on female empowerment in the…

George Clooney Just Admitted That He Recycled His Wedding Tuxedo for the Golden Globes!

George Clooney is a sensible man. So sensible, in fact, that he opted to recycle his wedding tuxedo to the 72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards! The recipient of tonight’s Cecil…

Katy Perry and John Mayer Are Really Excited About “Being Together” Again as They Enjoy Another Dinner Date

Could one of Hollywood’s most famous ex-couples be back together officially? Less than a week after John Mayer and Katy Perry reunited for a casual dinner party, E! News can now…

Forget the Man Bun! Jared Leto Rocks Braided Hair at the Golden Globes, Channels Frozen’s Elsa (and Twitter Is Freaking Out)

Apparently, the man bun is out for 2015. This year, it’s all about the man braid.  Jared Leto and his perfect hair took the stage at the 2015 Golden Globes at the Beverly Hills…

Tina Fey and Amy Poehler’s Best Moments From the 2015 Golden Globes

Well, that’s it. The Golden Globes will never be worth watching again because Tina Fey and Amy Poehler just finished hosting it for the final time. Let’s just cancel the Golden Globes for…