Genre Lifestyle

Puerto Rico

"Se Siente Cabrón": We Talked To iLe About Creating Puerto Rico's Protest Anthem with Bad Bunny and Residente

"For a moment during the protests, I felt this energy of indignation, frustration, and anger. But I felt accompanied."
Victoria Leandra
7.19.19
nursing

10,000 NYC nurses are about to go on strike over understaffing

Nurses at New York City’s three largest hospital systems are prepared to walk out if no deal is reached by April 2
Rex Santus
3.18.19
air travel

Trump is grounding the Boeing 737 Max jets

The EU, China, Argentina, Mexico, Mongolia, Turkey, Singapore, and virtually every other nation that flies the planes had already grounded the Max 8
Rex Santus
3.13.19
otters

Three Otters Were Stolen From a Sanctuary and Nobody Knows Why

Please SAFELY return Sigmund, Nessy, and Ned.
Sarah Emerson
3.8.19
Motherboard

1,000-Year-Old Pristine Mayan Artifacts Found in Sealed 'Jaguar God' Cave

The cave was first discovered by local farmers in 1966, but was walled off until last year for unknown reasons.
Becky Ferreira
3.8.19
Munchies

Tokyo's New "Chicago Pizza" Trend Looks a Hell of a Lot Like Fondue

A gooey, cheesy dish called シカゴピザ, which translates to "Chicago pizza" or "Shikago Pizza," is all the rage in Tokyo.
Jelisa Castrodale
2.6.19
I can do it in monk's robes

Buddhist Monks Are Flexing on Twitter to Protest a Japanese Traffic Law

The Japanese hashtag #僧衣でできるもん, “I can do it in monk’s robes,” is more than just a Twitter thing.
Sarah Emerson
1.4.19
sexual assault

Women are coming for the judge who let Baylor ex-frat president accused of sexual assault off with no jail time

Texas judge Ralph Strother accepted a plea of “no contest" from Jacob Anderson, a Baylor University student, in early December.
Rex Santus
12.28.18
WHITE SUPREMACY

White supremacist who trolled black female student body president now has to publicly advocate against hate for 2 years

He also has to make a video apology that she can release for educational purposes
Emma Ockerman
12.19.18
Death Penalty

Guy who made Tennessee's electric chair is worried it will malfunction in tonight's execution

This is only the second time the state has used that method since 1960.
Tess Owen
11.1.18
Motherboard

Scientists Bred Healthy Baby Mice From Same-Sex Parents for the First Time

The pups with two mothers turned out perfectly healthy, but things didn’t turn out so well for the mice with two fathers.
Daniel Oberhaus
10.12.18
Internet

Awful Misogynist Website 'Return of Kings' Has Finally Been Shut Down

Good fucking riddance.
Mack Lamoureux
10.2.18
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