#NaNoWriMo2015: Thrills, Chills, and Word Spills

Writing a novel takes more than just blood, sweat, and tears. It takes a steady dose of willpower, fortitude, guts, and maybe just a bit of delusion and a willingness to believe this is all going to be worth it. It’s timetables, word counts, cups of caffeine, and ugly-crying well into the wee hours of […]

Meanwhile, Black Friday in Britain is Absolute Terror (Not Really)

No one — and I mean, no one — could ever prepare us for the sights of Black Friday in Britain. With Black Friday in full swing, queues — I mean, lines — of hundreds upon hundreds of people flocking to shopping malls to avail of the outrageously slashed prices and drop-dead deals. Flat-screen TVs, […]

“Thanks, Haters!” Ugly-Cute Girl Feeds Off Troll Tweets

This ugly-cute girl could be the new face of positivity — and it’s absolutely gorgeous. This young lady, only known to the rest of cyberspace as @_5m91, gained a boom in her follower count — all 3,000 new followers in record time. The reason? Her epic before-and-after snap. 1万RTありがとう( ゚σω゚) pic.twitter.com/IoNZXPbCzS — まあたそ@本郷奏多愛が止まらない (@_5m91) December […]

#CondomChallenge Makes A Splash On Twitter

#CondomChallenge is a new stunt craze sweeping teens on Twitter, and it’s all so splasharific, rubberific good fun. The goal of this stunt is to get your friends to drop a tied-off condom filled with water on your head, and to get it to stay there. Sure, you might end up looking rather unflattering on […]

This Office Lady Comic is All Of Us

Being an office lady is the business of hard work, juggled tasks, and multi-directional efficiency. Often, multi-tasking is the name of the game. In the US and other parts of the world, women in the workplace have begun to get the respect they deserve, and the effort to close the wage gap is well under […]

#BrusselsLockdown: Netizens Confuse Terrorists with Cat Pics

#BrusselsLockdown has won the Internet this fine day, and Belgian netizens have a lot of reasons to be proud of their countrymen. Sunday morning, the Belgian police force entreated to the populace to take extra caution. Aside from urging residents to steer clear of windows for safety reasons, they asked people to refrain from tweeting […]

In Other News, It’s Snowing In the UK [Twitter Reacts]

It’s snowing in the UK, and Twitter users in the UK just can’t seem to get enough of it. Why yes, dear readers: it’s snowing right now all over the United Kingdom. In the middle of November. Last time we checked, snow wasn’t supposed to behave that way, and the tweets can prove that this […]

Why Twitter Users Are Saying, ‘Hey Snowden, I <3 Catfacts'

With social media’s prevalence in our lives, many users are forgetting the importance of keeping some details private. For example, many have accidentally posted private details of their life, such as a drivers license or email address. This information can be used against you, as many Twitter users are finding out the hard way. don't […]