Ravers, Japanophiles, little girls and gay boys, Sanrio fanboys and pop-art lovers might want to sit down for this news: Hello Kitty is not a cat but instead a little girl. Wha? That’s right. The dizzying clarification came straight, err, directly from Sanrio itself ahead of L.A.’s upcoming
…with a little help from Bart, of course. Good for you, Homer Simpson. Now your turn, Trump!
Henry Cavill and that other star of Batman v Superman — his Superman bulge — are the latest participants in the ALC ice bucket challenge. We need a bucket of ice poured over our heads after watching Henry in that suit. Have mercy!
Comics these days don’t predict much more than our bank account balance (if they’re good and we plan to get the next volume or issue). Back in the ’60s, however, they predicted the future (or the now?) with stunning accuracy. The Sunday comic strip Our New Age
We like our Disney princesses modern, tough and giving a middle finger to mid-century patriarchal, heteronormative values. This gaggle of cosplayers embodied just that at Vancouver’s Anime Revolution event over the weekend, and, thanks to photographer William Phan, we can feel like we were there to bask in
The Brony movement is now a household name, and, thanks to artist Mari Kasurinen, the LGBT contingent of the subculture is getting the spotlight. The Finnish artist’s trademark sculptures mashing-up pop icons with My Little Pony have been popular in Europe for years. But a new show
The Ice Bucket Challenge videos continue to deluge social networks despite most folks being over the meme and just wishing everyone would donate $100 to ALS instead. Though we can’t do anything to stop the flood of melted ice on Facebook, we can round up the hottest
We’ve groveled over Disney hunks re-imagined as queer and twinks, but what about the Disney princesses? The latest interpretation of some of the most classic animated characters in modern history fantasizes how they’d look if they happened to live in Bushwick, Downtown L.A., etc. Who do you
I’ve actually — and I’m not shitting you here — driven down many a road the past few months singing 5 Seconds Of Summer’s hit “She Looks So Perfect” with the gender pronouns swapped. I’m not in possession of the best voice, however, so it was with
BuzzFeed underscores why it deserves that $50 million in expansion funding by squeezing four regular dudes in women’s Spanx just to see what happens. The fact that men’s Spanx are already a thing just makes this whole experiment even more confusing. But, the guys are cute
On the heels of Apple’s not-so-gay-friendly news comes another big tech company blunder: Facebook has donated $10,000 to support Utah’s vitriolic homophobic Attorney General Sean Reyes. Reyes became well-known to the LGBT community in 2013 when he vowed to “spend whatever it takes” (which now includes 10k
UPDATED Wednesday 5:30 p.m. The Duluth Trading Co. has been influenced by the power of the Internet, which overwhelmingly thought its new “purses are for pansies” ad lacked tact. In a Tweet, the apparel makers replied to Joe.My.God which originally broke the story: _________________ This isn’t the typical