#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. […]

Dumbledore And Gandalf To Marry, Westboro Baptist To Picket

And to think it all started with a tweet conversation between author, J.K. Rowling and the despicable Westboro Baptist Church. Dumbledore and Gandalf will be married this Sunday, June 7 and it’s all in the name of equality. It all started after J.K. Rowling made a speculation about the popular characters, Dumbledore and Gandalf. @jk_rowling […]

“Queen Elizabeth Death” Spreads On Social Media [Hoaxed]

“Queen Elizabeth has died.” No, she hasn’t. This incorrect announcement was tweeted out by misinformed BBC reporter, Ahmen Khawaja. Despite being quickly deleted, the rumor began to spread like wildfire through social media. After deleting the tweet, Khawaja tweeted several more messages conveying that it was a silly prank and a huge mistake. Major media […]

#BadTeamBuildingActivities Trending on Twitter

Happy Monday! … Or is it? It seems that a lot of Tweeps aren’t ready to settle into Work Week Mode, and have made their own bit of fun with a generous helping of passive-aggressive rebellion against organized corporate office structures. That, or maybe they just really, really dislike team building activities. Right after #WelcomeBackto1DZayn, […]

#WelcomeBackTo1DZayn Trends; Twitter Reacts

Is he, or isn’t he? The hashtag #WelcomeBackTo1DZayn has taken Twitter over by storm, and has sparked hope in many a grieving fangirl’s heart. It has even the most neutral person wondering: this is all actually happening, or is this simply wishful thinking? Either way, it’s churned so much drama on the Internet, we can’t […]

Fan Creates Amazing Duet With Jessie J [Video]

Singer, Jessie J took to the Internet to promote her latest single, “Flashlight.” The UK artisst recorded herself singing the song and left space on the screen for fans to insert themselves singing with her. One fan completely blew away the competition. Meet Tom Bleasby, a loyal Jessie J fan and an extremely good singer. […]

Seismologist Live Tweets While Watching ‘San Andreas’

Meet Dr. Lucy Jones, a seismologist based in Los Angeles. She was invited to the premiere of ‘San Andreas.’ A film that chronicles an apocalyptic earthquake in which the Rock saves the day. (Or maybe not, we haven’t seen it yet.) My first experience of a red carpet at to the premiere of San Andrea […]

#HipsterBandNames Trending On Twitter

Aaah, hipsters. Oh, 2000’s and 2010’s, where would we be without them? The fashionably ironic, anachronistic set seem to have faded into obscurity, or perhaps have learned to be so ironic to blend in perfectly with everyone else. [gasp!] However, Twitter is keen to not forget them all too easily. Not when there’s a bit […]