With Louis C.K., millennial men are finally forced to reckon with rape culture

With Louis C.K., millennial men are finally forced to reckon with rape culture
It fucking depresses me that this comes from experience rather than an outsider perspective,” Greg, 29, tells the Daily Dot. New York Timesan explosive reportLouis C.K.C.K. is just the latest in a long list of powerful men who have been accused of sexual harassment or assault in the past month. In many ways, these nonstop reports have been a loud wakeup call for the segment of America who wasn’t already woke. Many men that women faced harassment, but they

2 googly eyes and a dream: How Mr. Trash Wheel went viral and conquered Baltimore.

2 googly eyes and a dream: How Mr. Trash Wheel went viral and conquered Baltimore.
When a group of local business leaders decided to make the Baltimore harbor fishable and swimmable by 2020, they quickly realized they needed to get weird. "We wanted to install a device that would immediately reduce the amount of trash going into the Baltimore harbor," explains Adam Lindquist, director of the Waterfront Partnership of Baltimore's Healthy Harbor Initiative. The solution came from local sailor and inventor John Kellett who, after years of noticing trash floating in the Jones Falls

Houston Astros Star Makes Ugly Racial Gesture About A Japanese Los Angeles Dodgers Pitcher At The World Series Watch

Houston Astros Star Makes Ugly Racial Gesture About A Japanese Los Angeles Dodgers Pitcher At The World Series  Watch
This was NOT a good look. The World Series is exciting so far with some brilliant and exciting games between the Los Angeles Dodgers and Houston Astros, but what happened last night in Houston is something Darvish, who is from Japan, was evidently the target of a motion Gurriel — who is from Cuba — did with his hands towards his eyes, laughing about it afterwards with teammates. Here's the video clip of the moment in question (below): Yuli

In the Future, Well Love Our Robot Pets, But Will They Love Us Back?

In the Future, Well Love Our Robot Pets, But Will They Love Us Back?
Humans are obsessed with robots. Leonardo da Vinci attempted to build one in the 16th century, and the Jetsons were served by Rosie the robot maid. Todays pop culture robots are indistinguishable from living, breathing humans (some examples: Blade Runner, Westworld, Ex Machina,and Black Mirror).Were obsessed with the pursuit of replicating or replacing ourselves. But strangely, the same obsession hasnt really been applied to pets.aibo (stylized in all lowercase letters, as opposed to its all-caps predecessor AIBO) might change

Coming Soon to Washington: An Anti-Trump Hotel for Liberals

Coming Soon to Washington: An Anti-Trump Hotel for Liberals
The first thing you’ll see when you walk into Source: Gachot Studios Lo firmly believes that hotels ought to be catalysts for good. In a world where we can be conscious consumers—of everything from clothing to food to baby products—she argues there’s a place for conscious hotels, too. This isn’t a revolutionary idea: Already, Shangri-La Hotels & Resorts has made a significant, brand-wide commitment to bolster community programming for disadvantaged children in all of its destinations. It’s one of

Let’s break down 15 terrible excuses from accused sexual harassers and predators.

Let’s break down 15 terrible excuses from accused sexual harassers and predators.
The world is currently being treated to a slow-rolling reveal of the alleged bad behavior of some of its most powerful men. And inevitably, with bad behavior comes excuses. It's no surprise that prominent accused harassers and predators, once cornered, would try to wriggle out of accusations of sexual conduct and abuse. What is surprising is the variety in their attempts to justify their alleged behavior. Excuses by way of apology. Excuses by way of confession. Excuses by way

Every ‘Harry Potter’ movie is coming to HBO

Every ‘Harry Potter’ movie is coming to HBO
is summoning every film to its airwaves and streaming services for Muggles to enjoy starting Jan. 1, 2018. Harry PotterHBO Go, and HBO NowFantastic Beasts and Where to Find Themcurrently airing and streaming on HBONot only will fans be able to watch the series unedited and without commercials, they can stream and create their own marathons whenever they want. Harry Pottersaid in a statementHarry PotterTo celebrate the announcement, HBO released a short, animated video featuring the Marauder’s Map that

Kids at this hospital were terrified of the machines until they got a makeover.

Kids at this hospital were terrified of the machines  until they got a makeover.
When industrial designer Doug Dietz went to the hospital to see the inaugural scan of a brand-new MRI machine he designed, what should've been an exciting event quickly turned somber. The patient coming in for a scan was a young girl. And she was petrified. The huge, hulking machine had the girl in tears — and that was before the loud whirring noise started up (the average MRI machine is about as loud as a rock concert, and not nearly

In both whisky and business, it pays to play the long game

In both whisky and business, it pays to play the long game
The Balvenie Malt Master David C. Stewart MBE is blessed with more than a great nose and palate, he operates with what appears to be a sixth sense. The longest serving malt master in the industry, Stewart’s ability to plan 40 or even 50 years in advance is nothing short of extraordinary. From choice of oak to the careful selection of the special casks that will one day become decades-old bottles of The Balvenie, Stewart has mastered the art

IFLScience Talks To David Attenborough About The Oceans, His First Shoot, And What Nearly Made Him Cry

IFLScience Talks To David Attenborough About The Oceans, His First Shoot, And What Nearly Made Him Cry
Despite living on a planet that is two-thirds covered by water, even today we still know more about the surface of Mars than we do about what is going on under the surface of our own oceans. Over a decade after the first series graced our screens, Blue Planet II returns to give us just a small snapshot of what lies beneath the waves. The breath-taking documentary takes us on a whirlwind tour from the frigid polar seas of the

Charlie Sheen Responds To Allegations That He Raped 13-Year-Old Corey Haim

Charlie Sheen Responds To Allegations That He Raped 13-Year-Old Corey Haim
Charlie Sheen is no stranger to controversy. The 52-year-old actor’s problems with alcohol and drug abuse have been widely reported in the media, and it’s no secret that he’s a womanizer, spending over a million dollars on the services of prostitutes. Now it’s been alleged that the father-of-five raped 13-year-old Corey Haim on the set of the set of the 1986 movie Lucas. This claim has come in the wake of the Harvey Weinstein scandal, which has led to a

Steve Bannon had to explain the 25th Amendment to Trump and the threat it poses to him

Steve Bannon had to explain the 25th Amendment to Trump and the threat it poses to him
Guys, there are really SO MANY AMENDMENTS, how can just one man keep track of all of them?Image: AP/REX/ShutterstockAt this point, nine months into the Donald Trump presidency, we shouldn't really be surprised by anything that happens. And, yet, stories like Trump being completely unaware of the 25th Amendment still manage to instill us with shock and awe. This latest revelation about Donald Trump comes from Gabriel Sherman's latest dispatch for Vanity Fair in which it sounds like every

Two Women Try To Catch Their Husbands Cheating And The Internet Is Loving It

Two Women Try To Catch Their Husbands Cheating And The Internet Is Loving It
Have you ever watched the Netflix show Grace & Frankie? If you haven’t seen it, it stars Jane Fonda and Lilly Tomlin as two women who bond after their husbands are found to be cheating with each other. The conversations starts between the women with one telling the other “hopefully I’ll gain a sister if I lose my husband”. It sounds like a simple case of one partner cheating on the other, but things quickly get more interesting. The

How to Cook Vegetarian Meals for Kids

How to Cook Vegetarian Meals for Kids
How to Cook Vegetarian Meals for Kids - This is the second of easy Vegetarian Meals video series. The focus of this series is to increase awareness on Healthy Food habits with Vegetarian Meals. You will learn various cooking tips for healthy kids snacks and healthy diet meal plans. Enjoy! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rI6cUWI-Yc8

‘Stranger Things’ actor Finn Wolfhard fires his agent after allegations of sexual assault surface

‘Stranger Things’ actor Finn Wolfhard fires his agent after allegations of sexual assault surface
Finn Wolfhard, left, fired agent Tyler Grasham after Grasham was accused of sexual assault.Image: Invision/AP/REX/ShutterstockStranger Things actor Finn Wolfhard has fired his agent after allegations of sexual assault surfaced, Entertainment Weekly reported.  Tyler Grasham, who was also fired from his job as a talent agent at APA, was accused of sexual assault by a former teen actor.  SEE ALSO: Jennifer Lawrence, Reese Witherspoon speak out about sexual harassment in Hollywood Blaise Godbe Lipman, who appeared on the shows Weeds