video games
Women represent 48% of people who play video games. And still, Anita Sarkeesian can't sleep in her own home.

Aug 29, 2014 at 1:00pm | 175 comments

If you’re like most of the smart, kind, politically invested white people I know, you’ve been watching recent events via the Internet and the news and thinking, “I am very informed on these circumstances right now, but I don’t know what I can DO.”

Aug 27, 2014 at 3:00pm | 99 comments

my so-called life
I can’t get through a single episode without crying, welling up from the opening credits though each scene, emotions coming in waves off a collectively unconscious teenage ocean.
At 13, I love rice cakes because they are so featureless, so unlike actual food. They taste like nothing.

Aug 18, 2014 at 9:00am | 319 comments

Calling out unacceptable antisocial behavior may indeed satisfy the attention-seeking urge among those who perpetrate it, but NOT doing so doesn’t necessarily make that behavior stop.

Aug 11, 2014 at 3:00pm | 329 comments

Call it a humblebrag, if you like, or even just a brag. I know you’re thinking it. I just can’t get over how awesome my life is, and how grateful I am for it all.

Aug 11, 2014 at 9:00am | 96 comments

I am aware this is totally not news. Still, it surprised me.

Aug 6, 2014 at 4:30pm | 47 comments

seems legit
I admit it: I faked every single enthusiastic Bloody Mary experience in middle school. Sorry everyone.

Aug 4, 2014 at 9:00am | 100 comments

the walking dead
Maybe we're all just happier with our own lives when something reminds us, "Hey, it could be worse, I could be a lizard that Tom Hardy stomps on."
I can’t even blame this on a cartoon walrus.

Jul 28, 2014 at 9:00am | 218 comments