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There's a Modern Affliction Ruining Our Friendships — And We're All Guilty of It

The fact is, we've all been "the worst."

Kendrick Lamar's New Album Just Made History

Three days after its haphazard release, 'To Pimp a Butterfly' has already become legendary.
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The Dark History of Birth Control That You Haven't Heard

Most women have no idea about the pill's true past.

'Empire' Just Beat Madonna for the No. 1 Spot on the Billboard Chart

The show is unstoppable.
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This Is the Best Celebrity Advice Every Girl and Her Mother Can Agree On

THIS is why you should never forget to call.
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NASA Surveyed the Future of California, and the Result Could Be Catastrophic

A senior NASA scientist has a stark warning for the Golden State.
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Racist Shooting Target Chillingly Sums Up the Hostility Facing Black America Today

It's hard to imagine a more apt symbol for what black Americans face today.
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One of the Largest Churches in America Has Officially Approved Same Sex Marriage

A major step for religion and gay marriage.
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The Thing That Makes Our Dates Great Is Actually the Simplest, Says Science

There's something more exciting than a goodnight kiss.
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6 Actual Facts Show Why Mental Health Is an Issue in the Black Community

Mental health is for everybody.
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University of Virginia Student Beaten Allegedly for Using Fake ID

Johnson, who is black, had no prior criminal arrest record.

Powerful Video Shows the Painful Talk Parents Have With Their Black Sons About the Police

"He's going to turn into a large, scary, black man."
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Egypt Wants to Spend $45 Billion on "New Cairo." It's a Terrible Idea.

Meet the new capital, same as the old capital.
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Oregon Is Close to Banning Gay Conversion Therapy — Now Other States Need to Follow

More states need to step up and end this terrible practice.

One Homophobic Alabama Judge May Have Just Cost the State $15 Million

"We don't feel safe in Alabama."

Which of These Awful Things Is Literally the Worst? Help Us Decide

Mic takes on the biggest menaces of them all in this year's March Madness bracket.
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Watch Jon Stewart Take Fake Junk Food Labels to Task for Lying About Health Benefits

What does the new label on Kraft Singles really mean?

What 'Empire' Has Done Is Insane in the Modern Era of Television

It's impossible to overstate the success of the first season.

An Egyptian Woman Posed as a Man for 43 Years to Feed Her Family

But is it cause for celebration?
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13 Powerful Photos Show the Anti-Austerity Protests Rocking Germany

The city of Frankfurt has been taking over by fiery demonstrations.
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19 Dead in Terrorist Attack in Tunisia

Tunisian interior ministry official: "The hostage situation was over and that the two attackers had been killed by
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Jeb Bush Says He's Against Raising the Minimum Wage. Here's Why He's Wrong

"We need to leave it to the private sector."