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Topshop Closing All U.S. Stores Following Owner's Sexual Harassment Allegations Topshop Closing All U.S. Stores Following Owner's Sexual Harassment Allegations

More evidence that the death of retail is upon us: Topshop and Topman’s London-based parent company, Arcadia Group, has filed for bankruptcy in the U.S., the Wall Street Journal reports. The timeline to clear out stores is immediate; the liquidation sales could start as soon as this weekend, a surprising heel-turn for…

Lizzo Says She Was Down to Pull a Titty Out for Hustlers Movie Lizzo Says She Was Down to Pull a Titty Out for Hustlers Movie

Lizzo could be a life coach, just based on the sheer number of gems she dropped in her Breakfast Club interview, which aired on Friday.

Moby Needs to Log Off Moby Needs to Log Off

The press surrounding Moby’s (second!) memoir Then It Fell Apart has been dominated by his insistence that he briefly dated Natalie Portman while she was at Harvard University, even after Portman categorized their relationship as nothing more than “a much older man being creepy with me when I just had graduated high…

Rihanna's Blazer Dress Reflects the Duality of Humanity Rihanna's Blazer Dress Reflects the Duality of Humanity

Rihanna unveiled her Fenty fashion line in Paris on Wednesday night, and now I’m budgeting away what I hope will be enough money to purchase one of these Fenty blazers-as-dresses, which Rihanna herself wore to the launch.

These Bronx Middle Schoolers Made the Best Podcast About Periods These Bronx Middle Schoolers Made the Best Podcast About Periods

Kids are, unequivocally, making the best podcasts. The latest evidence of this comes from a group of eighth-graders at Bronx Prep Middle School in the South Bronx, whose Sssh! Periods is a smart and hilarious podcast about how they refuse to shut up about menstruating.

Thousands in the U.S. Are Now Relying on Mail-Order Abortion Pills Thousands in the U.S. Are Now Relying on Mail-Order Abortion Pills

In Georgia, Alabama, and Mississippi, where lawmakers have recently passed bills severely restricting or banning abortion, people have been relying on a mail-order service to access pills as a safe and affordable way to terminate a pregnancy. Naturally, the existence of such a service is also currently under attack.

Alabama Public Television is Rooting Against a Rat and an Aardvark's Love Alabama Public Television is Rooting Against a Rat and an Aardvark's Love

When the 22nd season of Arthur premiered on PBS last week and the world found out that beloved teacher of aardvarks, Mr. Ratburn, is not only gay, but engaged to be wed, people lost their shit. It was a moment of celebration, both because many realized Arthur is still on-air and because a same sex wedding on…

Trump Empathetic to Plight of Business Owners Deprived of Cheap, Exploited Labor Trump Empathetic to Plight of Business Owners Deprived of Cheap, Exploited Labor

President Donald Trump, a super reasonable guy, is against immigrants living and working in the United States without proper documentation and a very good reason; in a proposal unveiled last week, he advocated restricting immigration to sliver of highly-skilled workers. But lest we think the president is heartless, he…

Journey to the Pink Heart of a Salt Cave, a Wellness Trend You Can Breathe Journey to the Pink Heart of a Salt Cave, a Wellness Trend You Can Breathe

On the ninth floor of an unremarkable building in NoMad near SoulCycle, Sweetgreen, and an aggressively pink cafe named Cha Cha Matcha, is one of the only rooms in Manhattan made entirely of Himalayan salt.

Sybrina Fulton, Trayvon Martin's Mom, Is Running For Office to Fight For Gun Reform Sybrina Fulton, Trayvon Martin's Mom, Is Running For Office to Fight For Gun Reform

On Monday, Sybrina Fulton announced she’s joining the race for Miami-Dade County Commissioner, making her one of the small number of mothers who have lost a child to police brutality and gun violence and decided to run for office. Fulton, who promises not just to fight for gun reform but also push for policies to help…

Dionne Warwick and Krayzie Bone Make Beautiful Music Together

It sure is: Halsey, “Nightmare” - Uh, Halsey is the Paul Revere of the impending nu-metal revival. Who knew? Stylistically, “Nightmare” is her take on rap-rock (where rock is defined by, I don’t know, the guitar-less offerings of Twenty One Pilots.) It’s interesting to see a vintage genre defined by machismo and…

Best Places to Cry, Ranked

For just under $200, you can rent a room in Philadelphia for approximately three, one-hour slots a month. In this room, you are free to do nothing; that’s the goal, founder Carlee Myers says, of the Stress Less Space, which opens this Sunday.

Ed Sheeran and Justin Bieber Desperately Want to Be Memes

Ed Sheeran and Justin Bieber are vying for the song of the summer with a new single about... social anxiety? The premise of their new music video for “I Don’t Care” is that Sheeran and Bieber don’t care, in fact, about making the video, so it’s intentionally rough around the edges.

Busy Phillipps's Farewell Roast Could've Used More Roasting Busy Phillipps's Farewell Roast Could've Used More Roasting

Busy Philipps’s late-night show is coming to an end after just one season. On Thursday night, Philipps said goodbye to Busy Tonight with the help of five guests, lots of crying, and an invitation to roast her. Only one person was brave enough to accept the challenge. Busy Tonight’s final guests: Linda Cardellini, who…

Lawsuit Against Mount Sinai Medical School Alleges a Toxic Culture for Women Lawsuit Against Mount Sinai Medical School Alleges a Toxic Culture for Women

When the dean of Mount Sinai’s medical school, Dennis Charney, was searching for a director for the hospital’s newly announced global health institute, a search committee recommended Steffanie Strathdee, a much-lauded epidemiologist who is now an associate dean at the University of California, San Diego.

Finally, Some Justice For Pooey Puitton Finally, Some Justice For Pooey Puitton

In December of last year, a toymaker named MGA Entertainment, which blessed the world with a very cute, slime-filled, and poop-shaped handbag named “Poopsie Pooey Puitton Slime Surprise Kit and Carrying Case,” filed a lawsuit against the real Louis Vuitton, fearing that the French brand was waiting to drop a lawsuit…

Bath Bombs Ruin the Point of Taking a Bath Bath Bombs Ruin the Point of Taking a Bath

I enjoy taking a bath as much as the next person (like, what, once a year?), and I respect people’s right to bathe in whatever way feels right to them—but it’s time to speak out against a long-standing myth regarding what goes in the tub and what absolutely should not, and bath bombs don’t deserve to be anywhere near…

ABC Is Going to Choose to Forget About This Whole Constance Wu Debacle ABC Is Going to Choose to Forget About This Whole Constance Wu Debacle

Like a stressed-out dinner-party host that’s just going to let her guests sit there and think about what they’ve done, moments after the table erupted into a needless debate about whether a plastic straw boycott could save the Earth (it can’t), ABC has decided to just forget all about Constance Wu’s little tiff about…

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