#GoodBandNameBadFirstDate Trending On Twitter

Oyoyoy, Twitter, you sure know how to split our seams. this week’s trending hashtag #GoodBandNameBadFirstDate has got us both laughing out loud and cringing mightily at the prospect of such a date happening. Thank goodness we’d never subject ourselves to such a date. The game is pretty much just like it says on the tin: […]

Man Posts Excerpts from EL James’ #Grey; Twitter Reacts

[Caveat: Many of the photos here are excerpts from the book, and thus can be NSFW-y. View at your own discretion.] So EL James has just released the newest book in her 50 Shades of Grey trilogy. It’s entitled “Grey”, and is essentially the very same story told from Christian Grey’s perspective. Scott Bryan, an […]

Kim Kardashian Misspells Designer’s Name, The Response Is Hilarious

Kim Kardashian is the queen of making things all about her. So, what did she do when her favorite Giorgio Armani foundation was discontinued? Of course, tweet them about it. Surprisingly, without a signature selfie. There was just one problem. She misspelled the famous fashion designer’s name and the company was quick to correct the […]

#ModelTownMartyrsDay: One Year Later, Pakistan Remembers Model Town tragedy

Warning: This article contains graphic imagery. One year ago today, Pakistani police descended upon the home of Muhammad Tahir-ul-Qadri in the Model Town suburb of Lahore, Pakistan. Tahir-ul-Qadri is the founder of Pakistan’s Awami Tehrik (PAT) political party and a scholar of Sufi Islam. Four years prior, he erected concrete barriers in front of his home […]

Here Today, Gone Tomato: Twitter Obsesses Over Food Puns

The humble pun — is there any form of wit so polarizing? Some find them funny, others roll their eyes, but most of us have a soft-spot for them, especially when stacked atop one another in those glorious examples of crowd sourced humor known on reddit as “pun trains”. Over the past 24 hours, Twitter has exploded with a hilarious new […]

Mom Not a Fan of CEO Jack Dorsey’s Beard; Twitter Chimes In

It seems Jack Dorsey, Twitter’s Interim CEO, has been preceded in fame (or infamy?) by the one thing that has proven to be his biggest rival: his beard. Dorsey and Dick Costolo appeared on CNBC this Friday to talk about the latter’s resignation as the CEO of Twitter, but all social media wanted to talk […]

#DistractinglySexy Trends Against Sexist Scientist’s Comment

#DistractinglySexy is making waves on Twitter, all because of someone had to say women scientists had too many feels for the workspace. Yesterday, Sir Tim Hunt, British biochemist, honorary professor at the University College London, and a 2001 Nobel Prize winner in Physiology or Medicine, stepped down from his position due to an embarrassing comment. […]