PSA: Bad Trolls Out in the MP This Morning

A person under the name "ghost pepper" keeps replying to people with a graphic description of a rape fantasy. When I was reporting them to Gawker, I checked out the comment history, it included comments like how he found the Steubenville rape videos erotic and one picture that I could tell was an open-legged woman but… » 9/24/14 10:29am Wednesday 10:29am

Things You Don't Say to A Pale Person With A Sunburn

  • Did you even wear sunscreen? (see also: you should wear more/better sunscreen). Nope. I've only had this skin for a short period of time, so I wasn't aware sunscreen would be very important. I definitely didn't put any on. I am too stupid to wear sunscreen. (Do you realize what I would look like if I actually didn't…
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What is with Gawker's love affair with Uber?

I know it's mainly a Valleywag thing (and Gawker seems to share every single VW article to its mainpage), but like, who gives a shit about every single detail ever about Uber? I only really lurk on Gawker, but I've stopped looking at it as much as I used to specifically because I don't ever want to hear anyone talk… » 9/10/14 8:58pm 9/10/14 8:58pm

Stop Being a Sloth: Take 2 (TW weight, depression stuff)

I want to lose a few (ehm, a lot of) pounds, but my main concern is being healthy and wherever my body lands when I am healthy is fine. I am not healthy now - I gained about 70 lbs in two years, I think mostly due to depression/grief, and that shit has just STAYED PUT - my metabolism has clearly taken a turn. Now that… » 9/07/14 10:37am 9/07/14 10:37am