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Surprise! The Number of Women in U.S. Media Is Still Pretty Low Surprise! The Number of Women in U.S. Media Is Still Pretty Low

On Thursday, the Women’s Media Center released its annual Status of Women in U.S. Media report and the results are pretty depressing.

Don't Be Fooled by Extreme Fasting Don't Be Fooled by Extreme Fasting

On Thursday morning, the Guardian published a reported piece which interrogates an eating trend growing in popularity within tech-bro circles in Silicon Valley: extreme fasting. Arwa Mahdawi writes that “a number of high-profile tech execs extol the transformative power of extreme fasting,” while normalizing behaviors…

Pinterest Is Trying to Curb Anti-Vaxxer Misinformation Pinterest Is Trying to Curb Anti-Vaxxer Misinformation

Pinterest—the social media site of choice for DIY crafters, home decor enthusiasts, and my Aunt Melanie—has banned search terms related to “vaccines” in order to curb anti-vaccination propaganda from spreading on the platform. According to the Guardian, anti-vaxxer rhetoric has been an ongoing issue on Pinterest: In…

Miley Cyrus Is Tripping Miley Cyrus Is Tripping

Miley Cyrus is Vanity Fair’s latest cover star, and the story is a wild ride, though it’s hard to empathize with her oppressive wealth and self-righteousness.

Gucci Issues Security Protocol on How to Deal With 'Disruptive Behavior' Amid Blackface Scandal Gucci Issues Security Protocol on How to Deal With 'Disruptive Behavior' Amid Blackface Scandal

Two weeks ago, Gucci pulled a balaclava sweater from stores following accusations of blackface for its large, red mouth opening and long, black neckline. In a new letter sent to Gucci staffers by CEO Marco Bizzarri and acquired by TMZ, the fashion mogul claimed ignorance, writing that he was unaware of “the history…

Mandy Moore Opens Up About Marriage to Ryan Adams: 'I Had No Sense of Self, I Was Imperceptible' Mandy Moore Opens Up About Marriage to Ryan Adams: 'I Had No Sense of Self, I Was Imperceptible'

On Monday, Mandy Moore paid the WTF With Marc Maron podcast a visit and spoke about her ex-husband Ryan Adams, her first time going on the record since the New York Times published a report last week in which seven women, including Moore, accused Adams of sexual misconduct and psychologically abusive behavior.

All Hail the Return of Kristen Doute, Vanderpump Rules' Most Delightful Bad Guy All Hail the Return of Kristen Doute, Vanderpump Rules' Most Delightful Bad Guy

In Monday night’s episode of Vanderpump Rules, the cast, immune to growth and self-control, did the very thing that always gets them into trouble: they held a girls’ trip and a guys’ night separate from one another and appeared to be genuinely shocked when both events ended in disaster. For the guys, it was a night at…

The Bachelor, Week 7: Colton Doesn't Choo-Choo-Choose Heather

On Monday night, two Jezebel staffers with varying degrees of encyclopedic knowledge about the modern Bachelor universe watched the seventh episode of Colton Underwood’s season of The Bachelor. The wine was poured, and the virgin jokes flowed. This is their story.

Your Most Outrageous One Night Stand Story Your Most Outrageous One Night Stand Story

Now that Valentine’s Day is behind us and the insufferable couples who littered your Instagram feed with sentimental nonsense have retired to the privacy of their boudoir, it’s time to focus on the good stuff: meaningless sex.

Avril Lavigne and Nicki Minaj Rally for Blondes, Cardi B and Bruno Mars Please Us Avril Lavigne and Nicki Minaj Rally for Blondes, Cardi B and Bruno Mars Please Us

Hell No: Avril Lavigne ft. Nicki Minaj, “Dumb Blonde” - In addition to simply being “Hollaback Girl” rewritten for a 2019 audience (women’s empowerment, where feminism is defined by how many times you can call yourself a babe, a boss and a capitalist shill), “Dumb Blonde” is a dumb rallying cry for...blondes? Send it…

Ryan Adams Was Hiding In Plain Sight Ryan Adams Was Hiding In Plain Sight

On Wednesday afternoon, the New York Times published a report detailing multiple allegations of 44-year-old singer-songwriter Ryan Adams exhibiting “a pattern of manipulative behavior in which Adams dangled career opportunities while simultaneously pursuing female artists for sex.” Seven women went on the record,…

Colton Underwood, Male Virginity, and Striving for Purity on The Bachelor Colton Underwood, Male Virginity, and Striving for Purity on The Bachelor

Near the end of Episode 4 of the current season of The Bachelor, contestant Caelynn Miller-Keyes sat down with 26-year-0ld vocal virgin Colton Underwood, for a one-on-one dinner date. The format was familiar: a tight shot of two straight, conventionally attractive 20-somethings sitting hip-to-hip, occasionally…

This Is Body Positivity's End Game This Is Body Positivity's End Game

On Tuesday, Hayley Stewart, a plus-size style influencer who runs the popular U.K. blog Curves and Curls, posted a tweet chastising celebrities who pretend “anything about the toxic diet culture they’re promoting is #bodypositive,” arguing that “it’s the exact opposite!” Her frustration was directed at Georgia Louise…

Jussie Smollett Gives First Interview Since Attack: 'I Want a Little Gay Boy to See That I Fought Fucking Back' Jussie Smollett Gives First Interview Since Attack: 'I Want a Little Gay Boy to See That I Fought Fucking Back'

Empire actor Jussie Smollett has given his first interview since surviving a racist, homophobic attack in Chicago last month that left him hospitalized.

No More Fur Stores in L.A. No More Fur Stores in L.A.

Los Angeles has voted to ban the sale and manufacture of new fur in the city beginning Jan. 1, 2021.

Michelle Carter Is Going to Prison Michelle Carter Is Going to Prison

Michelle Carter, who was convicted of involuntary manslaughter in June 2017 after urging her boyfriend to take his own life via text message in 2014, is finally going to jail.

'You're Not Going to End Up Happy in the Long Run': The Bachelor Goes to Vietnam

On Monday night, two Jezebel staffers with varying degrees of encyclopedic knowledge about the modern Bachelor universe watched the sixth episode of Colton Underwood’s season of The Bachelor. The wine was poured, and the virgin jokes flowed. This is their story.

All the Surprisingly Simple and Stunningly Boring Looks On the 2019 BAFTAs Red Carpet All the Surprisingly Simple and Stunningly Boring Looks On the 2019 BAFTAs Red Carpet

There’s no denying it any longer; it’s fully award season now. Sunday night, fans of the entertainment biz had to make a decision: watch the Grammys, in which most star-studded musician types have been pissed off to the point of refusing to attend, or watch the British Academy Film Awards (BAFTAs) held in at the Royal…

Here Are Your 2019 Grammy Winners Here Are Your 2019 Grammy Winners

Like last year, the 2019 Grammys had stacked, diverse, interesting nominees. Unlike last year, the winners were also (mostly) satisfying.

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