Archive

The Creepy Way Fathers Across the Country Are Controlling Their Daughters' Virginity

"You're married to the Lord, and your father is your boyfriend."

These Inspiring Middle Schoolers Are Fighting for Their Right to Wear Leggings

"Are my pants lowering your test scores?"
News

Thousands of Men Are Taking Selfies Wearing Only a Sock — Here's Why

Finally, a selfie campaign with some balls.
News

Study Reveals It Costs Less to Give the Homeless Housing Than to Leave Them on the Street

One city saved more than $25,000 per person per year.
News

This Successful CEO's List of Top 10 Business Books Might Surprise You

Hint: Only one of them is a "business book"
News

A Homophobic Rapper Called Out A Gay Rapper — His Response Was Perfect

"I know oppressions you will never understand."
News

A Man Is Facing Life in Prison — For Lending His Car to a Friend

"I honestly didn't understand what was going on."

Your 9 Favorite Children's Books, Hilariously Ruined

We're so sorry, Dr. Seuss.
News

This Is the Funniest 2-Minute Fake Commercial You'll See Today

And it's pretty darn smart, too.
News

This Tomboy Was Kicked Out Of School For Defying 'God-Ordained' Gender Roles

In defense of tomboys — and boys who like dolls, and children in general who don't fit traditional gender norms — everywhere.
News

This Woman May Be Executed Tomorrow — Even Though Someone Else Admitted to the Crime

"I will take all the responsibility. I'll do it."

Pharrell Was Made a UN Partner, and Now He Is Saying Things Like This

Points for anyone who can decipher this.

14 Songs That Should Probably Be the Anthem for Marijuana Legalization

Every political movement needs a song.
News

21 Things Politicians Love to Say — And What They Really Mean

A handy politicians <-> English translation guide.
News

This Silver Box Holds the Only Copy of Wu-Tang Clan's New Secret Album

It’s a unique way to release a piece of music

This Unique Invention Will Allow Disabled Children to Walk For the First Time

Why didn't anyone think of this before?
News

The Washington Redskins' Latest PR Stunt Is an Insult to Native Americans

"What an insult. The whole thing."
News

Why Brainstorming Doesn't Work — And What You Should Do Instead

A new method is much more effective.

A Simple Explanation on Why Facebook Bought a Virtual Reality Company for $2 Billion

That's a lot of money for a virtual reality video game company.
News

15 Photos of Greece's Beautiful Underground Graffiti Scene

Graffiti is an ancient Greco-Roman art form. Even in modern-day Athens.
News

Americans Are About to Pay $5 Billion in Fines Thanks to Obamacare

Tens of millions of Americans are still uninsured with just days left until the March 31 deadline.
News

How a Man-Made Perfect Storm Is Threatening One of the World's Most Unique Treasures

The Dead Sea is rich in minerals as it is in history.
News

15 Surreal Places Around the World That We Need to Preserve

Our grandchildren should be able to take selfies here too.

This Oscar Nominee Could Be the Next Indiana Jones

Is Hollywood seriously going to dethrone Harrison Ford?
News

Yet Another European State Wants to Become an Independent Nation

And they're holding a vote in early November, despite a judge saying it's unconstitutional.
News

1 in 8 Deaths Across the World Are Linked to This

That's 7 million people every year.
News

Here's How Many Of the World's Top Billionaires Are LGBT

What this year's billionaire's list says about institutionalized homophobia — and who controls the "pink dollar."
News

Classic Artists Painted Climate Change Happening Around Them

Art provides a scientific window to the past.

Drones Are Being Used to Save Endangered Animals From Poachers

Kenya's using surveillance drones for the sake of good.

What Every Generation's Favorite Artist Says About Them

Each decade's young people — defined by music.