Banned

sex work

How Instagram Banning Stripper-Related Hashtags Hurts Sex Workers

Strippers say the social platform is cutting off their online support networks.
Allison Tierney
5.30.18
Pizza

A Judge Just Banned a Man From Ordering Delivery Pizza for Life

The judge said Randy Riddle, 49, has been harassing restaurants and is henceforth prohibited from calling for pizza delivery.
Alex Swerdloff
8.15.16
Pizza

A Woman Was Banned by Domino's for Having Impossibly High Standards for Jalapeños

Is Shabbir a rightfully disgruntled customer or simply blinded in her unending odyssey for jalapeño dominance?
Alex Swerdloff
8.3.16
Noisey News

Azealia Banks Is Facing a Potential Ban from Entering the UK After Her Racist Zayn Malik Tweets

"Coming to the UK is a privilege, and we expect those who come here to respect our shared values."
John Hill
5.12.16
Gaming

We Did Hard Time in EverQuest II's 'Prison Server'

EverQuest II's Drunder might as well be solitary confinement.
Leif Johnson
11.3.15
FIGHTLAND

Report Shows Mayweather Received Banned IV Before Pacquiao Bout

An investigative report released yesterday raises questions regarding pre-fight circumstances surrounding the Mayweather-Pacquiao bout.
Nick Wong
9.10.15
food scandal

Arnold Schwarzenegger's Muscle Supplement Might Pump You Up with Banned Drugs

Amid accusations of counterfeit products and the threat of illegal and possibly lethal ingredients, Arnold Schwarzenegger just had to pull his weightlifting supplement from European shelves.
Alex Swerdloff
7.16.15
Art

Should Artists Be Able to Sell Their Facebook Passwords on eBay?

eBay may have taken down the auction for his Facebook password, but Nick Hugh Schmidt is keeping his dream alive.
Beckett Mufson
5.13.15
Film

Jafar Panahi's Tehran Selfie: 'Taxi' Arrives at the Berlinale

The Iranian director's latest experimental feature, filmed in secret and smuggled out of his home country, is one of the Berlinale's most highly anticipated premieres.
Ben Mauk
2.11.15
Stuff

The Girl Who Stopped a Misogynistic English Comedian from Performing at Her University

Dapper Laughs won't be making the students of Cardiff "proper moist" for a while.
Joel Golby
11.6.14
Travel

I Got Deported from Israel for My Pro-Palestinian Journalism

While every country holds the right to refuse access to foreign nationals, it seems that Israel is extending the concept of "security threat" to anyone expressing oppositional political views.
Federica Marsi
10.14.14
Motherboard Blog

This is the Banned 1945 US Army Documentary That Inspired "The Master"

In _Hard Eight_, Paul Thomas Anderson's first feature, John C. Reilly becomes the gambling protege of Phillip Baker Hall. Like some of Bret Easton Ellis' returning characters, Anderson scripted Phillip Baker Hall, in _Boogie Nights_ and _Magnolia_, to...
Daniel Stuckey
9.18.12
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