How to Win Fights With Your Family This Thanksgiving: Don't

Tomorrow you'll gather around the Thanksgiving table with your family—those precious few souls that walk this cold Earth draped in the same flesh and blood that coat your weary bones. Invariably, they will say something that makes you want to murder them or, at the very least, ruin dinner in the process of setting… » 11/26/14 12:45pm 22 minutes ago

Bill Cosby Mistress and Alleged Rape Victim Believes Her Daughter Is His

Shawn Brown is the only woman Bill Cosby has admitted to having extramarital sex with on record: in 1997, he told Dan Rather, "If you said, 'Did you make love to the woman?' the answer is yes." In a new interview with the Daily Mail, Thompson details an alleged rape at Cosby's hands and claims that he fathered her… » 11/26/14 12:30pm 37 minutes ago

What's the Worst Thing Your Sweet Grandma Will Make You Eat this Year?

Grandmothers truly are angels among us: cast out of heaven by God for unspecified crimes, forced to be on their best behavior at all times so that when He calls them back to Paradise to reevaluate the terms of their exile, they can be readmitted without issue, and forget all about their difficult lives on earth.… » 11/26/14 12:00pm Today 12:00pm

Michael Brown Sr.'s Church Set on Fire One Day After His Baptism

The Ferguson church where Michael Brown Sr. was baptized this past weekend was set on fire during protests in the city Monday night. Rev. Carlton Lee told NBC News he suspects his church was targeted because of his vocal support of the Brown family and his repeated calling for Darren Wilson's arrest. » 11/26/14 11:50am Today 11:50am

How to Cope When a Loved One Commits Suicide

It's never an easy thing to lose a loved one. When someone takes their own life, however, it can present its own set of challenges. Here, we'll discuss how to cope with this particularly difficult type of loss. » 11/26/14 11:45am Today 11:45am

The Best Movies and TV Coming to Netflix This December

Baby, it's cold outside. Maybe you've got the post-Thanksgiving blues, maybe you're just snowed in by feet upon feet of climate change. But don't be afraid, don't you give it a second thought! You just settle in tight for a month of new shit on Netflix, forget the stuff we're leaving behind, and I guarantee it'll get… » 11/26/14 11:24am Today 11:24am

Tiny Shih Tzu Dressed as a Teddy Bear Works Out on a Treadmill

Look, I'm not going to tell you this is anything more than what it is: a video of very small dog dressed as a teddy bear—or, if you nerds prefer, an Ewok—walking on a treadmill for an amount of time that is just long enough for you to register amusement and just short enough that you won't have to worry overmuch about… » 11/26/14 11:00am Today 11:00am

Another School Suspends Frats After Bros Wave Dildos at Rape Protesters

Frat bros at San Diego State University were not content to let a Take Back the Night March go unbothered last Friday, according to The San Diego Union-Tribune. The paper reports that bros from two different frats yelled obscenities and threw eggs at women protesting sexual assault on campus. Some reportedly waved… » 11/26/14 10:50am Today 10:50am

But Is It Gay Enough?: The Imitation Game

Alan Turing is a prime example of the kind of historical figure people cite as proof that one's sexuality has no bearing on one's accomplishments. Turing essentially invented the computer and formalized much that comes with it, including the algorithm and the concept of artificial intelligence. According to Winston… » 11/26/14 10:40am Today 10:40am

Joni Mitchell on Taylor Swift Maybe Playing Her in a Movie: Nah

Remember when bestselling haircut Taylor Swift was eyeing a role playing Joni Mitchell in an adaption of Sheila Weller's book Girls Like Us, chronicling the rise of Mitchell, Carly Simon, and Carole King? Joni herself is claiming responsibility for putting the kibosh on the whole idea. » 11/26/14 10:31am Today 10:31am

How to Battle the Necessary Evil That Is Holiday Travel

Until the day when virtual reality is able to successfully replicate an afternoon spent watching football with your family and a tryptophan hangover, you're going to have to travel around the holidays. And while it's nice to finally arrive at your destination, the journey? Not so much. But holiday travel isn't doomed… » 11/26/14 12:00pm Today 12:00pm

How to Win Fights With Your Family This Thanksgiving: Don't

Tomorrow you'll gather around the Thanksgiving table with your family—those precious few souls that walk this cold Earth draped in the same flesh and blood that coat your weary bones. Invariably, they will say something that makes you want to murder them or, at the very least, ruin dinner in the process of setting… » 11/26/14 12:45pm 22 minutes ago