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Taylor Swift Didn't Turn Country Into Pop. Dolly Parton Did

This happened long before "Shake It Off."

Nick Jonas Really, Really Wants to Be a Gay Idol

But is that a good thing?
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Watch Shepard Smith Destroy Ebola Fear-Mongering In Just Four Minutes

Pay attention, media: This is how it's done.

A Gamer Threatened a Mass Shooting if This Woman Spoke About Gender and Video Games

Anita Sarkeesian is under threat simply for being a feminist.

This Description of Google Glass Addiction Is Terrifying

You become a real Glass-hole.
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The NBA Has a Bright Idea to Make Basketball Games More Exciting

Maybe this will do the trick?
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No, Iraq Didn't Have 'Weapons of Mass Destruction' After All

But a New York Times investigation found something much worse.
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A 'Walking Dead' Star Helped Bring Down a Colombian Sex-Trafficking Ring

When she's not fighting zombies as Andrea, she's fighting child sex trafficking in real life.
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Brace Yourself: The Polar Vortex Is Making a Comeback

The winter is dark and full of terrors.
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Here's Where Most People In Their 20s Are Living

Most of the country is empty.

This Perfect Interaction Between a Pitcher and Fan Renews Our Faith in Pro Athletes

Every so often, we need a reminder that athletes are worth the hero worship.
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Dating 'Expert' Steve Harvey Wants Women to Pay Him to Make Them More Dateable

He just doesn't know when to stop.
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Study Finds What Everyone Knew — Voter ID Laws Are Definitely Racist

White people's opinions on voter ID laws are influenced by racial images.

Get Ready for at Least Three More 'Harry Potter' Spin-Off Movies

Good news, Potter fanatics.
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Archaeologists Have Discovered the "Titanic of the Ancient World" in Greece

This could be the start of something big.
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Apple and Facebook Are Paying Employees to Freeze Their Eggs

A major perk, or a subtle problem?

The Next Disease Outbreak Might Start With New York's Insanely Diseased Rats

It's a "recipe for a public health nightmare."
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A Second Dallas Health Care Worker Has Been Diagnosed With Ebola

"The protocols that should have been in place in Dallas were not in place."
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Did You Forget All About #BringBackOurGirls? Nigerians Didn't

Even when the hashtags stop, the problems persist.

Who Has the Right to Tell the Stories of Marginalized People?

The danger of the universal narrative.

Elon Musk Claims Driverless Cars Will Be Safer Than Human Drivers Within a Decade

"You could literally get in the car, go to sleep and wake up at your destination."
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This Brutal Video Might Breathe New Life Into Hong Kong's Protest Movement

Just when things were starting to deescalate.

The Most Important Books Around the World, According to Facebook

And it's good news for fans of the 'Harry Potter' series.
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