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How to Ruin a Date in 5 Words

Thursday, January 15, 2015


Some hashtags come and go on Twitter faster than a teen boy on prom night. But¬†#RuinADateInFiveWords¬†is still going strong, and it’s been weeks now! That’s some stamina worth paying attention to. Here are some that have been posted just in the past hour or so: I’m not thirsty, Mr. Cosby by @JohnFugelsang¬†and¬†What size fursuit you [...]

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35 Ways Mindy Kaling Won the Internet in 2014

Monday, December 29, 2014


photo via @MindyKaling People often say they love Mindy Kaling because she is “relatable,” but we’re going to avoid that word because we think it’s kind of a backhanded compliment. We can imagine the Underminer saying it. Like, the only reason you love Mindy Kaling is because she doesn’t make you feel bad about your [...]

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25 Romantic Comedies Turned Very, Very Scary

Tuesday, December 23, 2014


We’re suckers for a good Twitter meme, even if they do make us feel like the clumsy kid who always gets picks last in gym class (i.e. when we contribute to a meme in what we consider to be a hilarious fashion, and are met with resounding Twitter silence). But like the clumsy kid in [...]

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Highlights from #YesAllWomen

Wednesday, May 28, 2014


The Twitterstorm known as #YesAllWomen that’s blown up over the past week — in response to both the misogyny-fueled killing spree at UCSB last Friday and the misguided hashtag “NotAllMen” that took off shortly thereafter — has shined a bright light on how much more work needs to be done dismantling idealogical sexism. Here’s a [...]

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Discovered Awesome New Anal Lube #Blessed

Tuesday, May 6, 2014

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Gun Oil lube is available at GoodVibes.com We laughed out loud at the recent NYT article poking fun at the many ways people use the hashtag “blessed” to describe strokes of luck or good fortune (and yes, the Styles section is one of our go-to reads on the weekend, we confess — especially since they [...]

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Bi-Curious George: The Best of #RuinAChildrensBook

Wednesday, March 26, 2014


This week’s most fun hashtag trending on Twitter was #RuinAChildrensBook. Given that we each have two small kids and we’ve been writing about sex for fifteen years — often between diaper changes and school runs — this hashtag was practically made for us. Here are our favorite ruined book titles that we posted to Twitter [...]

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Sex After Kids: A Different Kind of Wet Spot

Monday, February 24, 2014


photo via NYT A few weeks back, the New York Times Magazine cover story was about sex after marriage, and specifically, whether more equality in marriage might lead to less sex. It was based in part on a study called “Egalitarianism, Housework and Sexual Frequency in Marriage,” which found that when men took on more [...]

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Our Favorite #MensRightsMovies on Twitter This Week

Tuesday, October 22, 2013


Every now and then, a hashtag comes along that renews our faith in the Twitterverse. The latest, #MensRightsMovies, cracked us up. Who knew so many people out there are thinking about equality and feminism this early in the day on a random Tuesday in October? Yay, Internets! Thanks to @jaythenerdkid for kicking off the meme. [...]

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You’re More Attractive (to Twitter Users) If…

Tuesday, March 12, 2013


photo via flickr Sometimes the hash tags that trend on Twitter can make you hate humankind (#fatfilms¬†this week, really, people? Are we back in junior high? What’s next, awards for “Most Outgoing” Twitter feed?!)… and sometimes they just make you want to reach out and hug someone. And sometimes they do both, as with this [...]

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Top 30 #VaginaMovieLines Tweets

Tuesday, June 19, 2012


To follow up on our Vaginagate roundup post from yesterday, now that the trending on Twitter had died down, here are our top 30 picks for best #vaginamovielines Tweets of the past week, so you can avoid scrolling through the endless stream of mediocrity and get straight to the good stuff: NEGATIVE (from the perspective [...]

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