When Nigerian 14-year-old Wasila Umaru was forced into a marriage with a 35-year-old man, she was terrified and didn't know what to do. In this state of emergency she did the only thing she could think of: she poisoned her husband in the hopes that she would not have to share her body or her life with him, a man whom…
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cILZ_c… I'm about to go porcupine on this pile of Justin's peanut butter cups and Red Vines. Relatedly, I hope you're twitching in front of a TV watching some terrifying movie and binging on even more candy. Happy Halloween!!
Here's the place to talk about the glories, the disgraces, the boring, the super boring, and, perhaps/definitely most importantly, the dresses. Hunker down with a bottle of Beaujolais and your best friend, remote control, and surrender to the magic and the madness of the Primetime Emmy Awards.
Junot Díaz's most recent book of short stories, This Is How You Lose Her, is set to be released as a deluxe edition in October with artwork by Jaime Hernandez. Entertainment Weekly (kind of spoilery descriptions of some of the stories) posted a sneak peak of three of the pieces for the beautiful new edition. Díaz…
What the world needs now is a dose of Garabaldi ROUS (Rodent of Unusual Size).
http://jezebel.com/5949192/?post=53252156 This made me laugh a lot!