Nation Reacts to Ferguson Verdict, Systemic Racism
Internet / News / Politics / Race

Nation Reacts to Ferguson Verdict, Systemic Racism

Ferguson, Missouri exploded in anger Monday night, moments after the announcement of a grand jury decision not to indict white police officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of unarmed black teenager Michael Brown. Despite the frigid temperatures, dense crowds gathered outside the police station in anticipation of the verdict. Police and the National Guard … Continue reading

America’s Foreign Policy Is So Shady, People Think It Formed ISIS
I Hate America / Internet / News / Politics

America’s Foreign Policy Is So Shady, People Think It Formed ISIS

Hopefully everyone reading this has at least heard of ISIS. The jihadist militia, an unrecognized Sunni state, has been in the news for the past few months for its meteoric rise to power in Syria and Iraq. In August, President Obama pledged to take military action against ISIS to prevent the ethnic cleansing of the … Continue reading

Why “Celebgate” Isn’t About Celebrities
Feminism / Internet / Sex / Technology

Why “Celebgate” Isn’t About Celebrities

For some reason, Jennifer Lawrence is the synecdochal masthead for the recent celebrity nudes leak, so let’s talk about Jennifer Lawrence. Everyone was pretty nuts about her for a while, praising her film performances, laughing with her about her drunken antics at the Oscars, it seemed like J.Law was kind of in. But “in” doesn’t … Continue reading

Video Games and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Community
Feminism / Internet / Video Games

Video Games and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Community

As someone who likes video games, these past few weeks have been horrifying and embarrassing. Two women in the community, a developer and a critic, have been subjected to incredible harassment that affirms the image of gamers as misogynist babies. Zoe Quinn, creator of Depression Quest, was targeted around the time her already controversial game … Continue reading

These Disney Princesses Reimagined As Other Stuff Are So Inspiring
Art / Internet / Movies

These Disney Princesses Reimagined As Other Stuff Are So Inspiring

You can thank artist Danny Barracuda for some extremely unique and inspiring nostalgia and pop-culture mashups, which you’ve definitely never seen before and are not tired of. Cinderella as a Planned Parenthood Clinic Escort Jasmine as Lea Salonga Aurora as Mathilda from Leon the Professional Mulan as Prince Zuko Belle as Criss Angel Pochahontas as a Falcon Snow … Continue reading