The pervading view of autism isn't just misleading—it's creating an autistic underclass of depressed, jobless, misunderstood people.
It's hard for people to reconcile that a woman like me can still call herself a feminist. But I am, unequivocally. I have a vagina and I refuse to let that make me any less powerful, ambitious, or successful than someone without one. It's that simple.
I hovered over a pot of hot water filled with special herbs for almost half an hour, because sometimes your vagina needs to get pampered.
Being black is not a choice, but what if it were? I made a list of pros and cons for my ethnicity amid my Ferguson-fueled depression.
The new play is based on Katherine Boo's book about the lives of families living in Annawadi, a slum in Mumbai. Unlike the book, however, it avoids complex issues in favor of one-dimensional entertainment.
Hands Up, Don't Shoot: Artists Respond invited more than 100 artists from around the world to weigh in on the tragedy and the accompanying issues of civil rights, community safety, police violence, trauma, and healing.
This video of a woman giving herself DIY dog-pee injections is probably the most disturbing, unexplainable thing on the internet.
There's a small but dedicated community of "murderabilia" collectors in the UK. I went to meet a couple of them.
I rode along with an Australian anti-drug squad as they seized $100,000 worth of weed in Melbourne.
He spent eight years in prison for masterminding "the heist of the century" while his accomplices ran off with the money.
At his lowest point, Bram watched up to eight hours of TV every day and lost track of his studies, friends, and bills.
If there's one thing that makes the British peerless among their European counterparts, it's their noble history of feeding industrially reared animals the reconstituted carcasses of their animal cousins.
I tried my luck with the dating app Luxy. Billed as a kind of "Tinder minus the poor people," it offers to "income verify" its members to ensure that only the highest caliber of young ballers society has to offer are able to bang each other.
Christopher Cashak is a photographer from Scottsdale, Arizona, with an unbelievable number of followers on social media. No, literally. It's unbelievable.
The conventional wisdom is that the ABC leans to the left. It's a wisdom so conventional that not even facts and evidence can destroy it.
There will be tears, there will be shouting, there will be someone trampled to death at a store by others who yearn for value and savings. Here's how to get through all that.
I talked to the wunderkind stand-up about touring with Odenkirk, his love for Drake, and why he doesn't like "Michael Cera–ass fuckboys."
Are you a fan of "quirky cafes," "original microbreweries," "neighboring fishmongers," and "buzzing sustainable restaurants"? Are you unique in the exact same way as everyone else? Boy oh boy do we have the video for you!
Preparation for the Next Life is Atticus Lish's first novel. It is, in the opinions of many of the world's literary tastemakers, really fucking good.
William Tapley, self-proclaimed "Third Eagle of the Apocalypse" and "Co-Prophet of the End Times," thinks the guy who played the Penguin is going to bring about the Apocalypse.
John Dermot Woods's new book, The Baltimore Atrocities, sculpts hundreds of sad, haunting miniature stories into a sort of Ripley's Believe-It-or-Not museum of horrors.
Stoned Girls—a fetish site featuring pictures of hot, often naked, ladies getting high—is giving away free weed.
The new Public Health England report estimates that 24 percent of the people in the UK with HIV are currently undiagnosed. We need to start talking about it.
The city has a history of destroying and rebuilding itself, but none of the Glaswegians I spoke to want the Concert Hall steps to be built over.