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I Toured Absolut's Vodka Distillery & Learned The Spirit Is All About Sustainability

By Lizzy Rosenberg
Whether you mix vodka with soda water, make Cosmos, or simply knock it back as a shot, you've probably used Absolut Vodka as your spirit of choice at some point or another. Even so, you might not be aware of how the popular brand produces its vodka.…

12 Coral Reef-Safe Sunscreens That Keep Your Skin & The Planet Safe

By Bella Gerard
In the past, I chose my summer sunscreens based on three factors only: Pricepoint, SPF factor, and occasionally, how cute the packaging was. I know, I know, but I was young and naive! Now that I realize how much my sunscreen choices can affect the…

The Earth Might Literally Change Color Because Of Climate Change, So That's Scary

By Shelby Black
Just when we all were taking a deep breath after the State of the Union, it looks like bad news just keeps coming. At the moment, climate change is one of the biggest conversation topics among environmental activists and concerned citizens alike,…

The Green New Deal Is Challenging This Old Myth About Fighting Climate Change

By Hannah Golden
A startlingly ambitious proposal that could change the face of the climate change fight in the United States has been picking up steam among House Democrats. The Green New Deal, as it's called, is something of a legislative moonshot that, while…

The Trump Admin's Latest Climate Change Report Is Bad, But This Timing Is Worse

By Shelby Black
While most of us were enjoying Thanksgiving turkey and spending time with family this weekend, the Trump administration decided to drop some very important information that could have slipped right under our noses. On Friday, Nov. 23, the Trump…

Donald Trump's Argument Against Climate Change Is Apparently Based On "Instinct"

By Shelby Black
Even though this year may have been a tough one of many of us, at least a few much needed conversations have come into discussion. Last week, news broke that climate change is getting more serious by the minute (literally), but Donald Trump's…

There Might Be A Frightening Reason Behind Why Hurricane Michael Was So Bad

By Chelsea Stewart
In 2018, it seems as if hurricanes are becoming increasingly destructive. Take Hurricane Michael, for example — the most recent storm to hit the United States. While the National Hurricane Center predicted the storm's path with high accuracy, as it…

The UN Announced A Frightening New Deadline For Dealing With Climate Change

By Shelby Black
The past few months have certainly made a number of people feel uneasy, and the UN report on climate change isn't helping ease our minds at all. According to a recent study, we only have a few precious years left to battle against a possible climate…

Obama Reportedly Had Intense Feelings About Trump During His Last Days In Office

By Chelsea Stewart
We always knew that the relationship between Barack Obama and Donald Trump was no cakewalk: Each of them has agendas that only complicate the other's, Trump is continually scraping away parts of Obama's legacy, including the Affordable Care Act…

Why Seeing Couples' Pics On Valentine's Day Doesn't Make Me Feel The Love

By Rachel Shatto
When it comes to cheesy couples' pics on Valentine's Day, I am firmly and forever on Team Eye Roll. I’m not talking about the couple that shares the occasional pic of the the two of them doing something special, like taking a vacation or rescuing a…

It Looks Like Athletes Don't Hold Back When It Comes To Sex In The Olympic Village

By Cosmo Luce
As we are coming into Olympics season — the winter games begin Feb. 9, 2018 — one can hardly help but wonder whether South Korea has been making a specific kind of preparation for the games. Namely, will they have enough condoms to cover the sheer…

The Political Issue You Care About Most, According To Your Zodiac Sign

By Roya Backlund
Make no mistake, our world is in the middle of some strange times. With former reality TV star Donald Trump as president, impending nuclear Twitter war with Kim Jong-un, and Roe v. Wade under more threat to crumble than ever before, it feels like…

The Super Blue Blood Moon Made People Feel Way Existential

By Alexandra Svokos
Early on Wednesday, Jan. 31, a few large swaths of the globe were able to glimpse a once-in-a-lifetime lunar even — if they woke up early enough to catch it. For the first time in 150 years, a super blue blood moon hit the skies. And for those who…

Donald Trump Apparently Thinks The Women’s March Is Celebrating Him & I Can’t Even

By Carolyn Bernucca
On Saturday, Jan. 20, people all across the country are marking the one-year anniversary of the historic Women's March with more marches and demonstrations. The original Women's March took place on Jan. 21, 2017 (the day after President Trump's…

How To Meet Single People When It's Too Freezing To Leave The House

By Annie Foskett
After three years of threats to move to L.A. as soon as the temperatures fall below 30 degrees, I think I'm finally ready to take myself seriously. It's 28 degrees out in NYC today, but it feels like 10 to moi. Procuring my lunch from the tundra…

Delta Is Offering Refunds During "Bomb Cyclone" Grayson For These Cities

By Lizzy Rosenberg
If you're located pretty much anywhere on the East Coast right now, you're definitely livin' la vida fria. Between excessive snowstorms, ice, and windchill, global warming is definitely doing us dirty right now. And with the impending winter storm…

A Winter “Bomb Cyclone” Is On Its Way, So Bundle Up Because This Is Gonna Suck

By Lisa Dunn
2018, thus far, has been one freezing day after another. It's only been two days! you might be saying, which, fair? (Actually, it's been 10 days since this chill fell across the States. But I digress.) The deep freeze we've been suffering from is…

15 Places To Go If You're Trying To Find A Quick Cuff For Cuffing Season

By Hannah Orenstein
The most wonderful time of the year is unfortunately over, and now, we're left with the bleakest time of the year. It is so brutally cold that my only activity in 24 hours has been purchasing a space heater, and I did that on my phone while buried…

Chocolate Could Disappear In Your Lifetime, So 2018's Already Off To A Bad Start

By Julia Guerra
Remember that time I preached how amazing 2018 was going to be for all of us? Try your best to hold on to those good vibes, because I sort of already have some bad news to report, and we’re not even two days into the new year. If you’re a chocoholic…

Someone Photoshopped Donald Trump's Robot Head Onto His Pics & We're Screaming

By Rachel Chapman
Disney fans everywhere were shook as all hell when Donald Trump finally made his appearance in The Hall of Presidents at the Magic Kingdom. The attraction had been shut down for over a year, and it seemed like it might never open again. It was as if…

Vinny From 'Jersey Shore' Schooled Trump On Climate Change With This One Tweet

By Carolyn Bernucca
Jersey Shore has been back on everyone's minds since it was announced in November that the show would be returning for a reboot in 2018. While there's been tons of speculation about what's to come in the reunion, the show is currently making…

2017 Was A Bad Year For Natural Disaster & Here's What It Means

By Hannah Golden
While New Year's is just a few days away, it may be hard to believe that as of Thursday, Dec. 28, firefighters were still containing the blaze that has been tearing through Southern California. But just how bad was 2017's weather? Objectively,…

Trump Tweeted About "Good Old Global Warming" & Twitter Wasn't Having It

By Joseph Milord
During his holiday vacation at Mar-a-Lago, President Donald Trump took time from his getaway to moonlight as a meteorologist, and his commentary had Twitter in an uproar. On Thursday night, Dec. 28, Trump tweeted about "good old global warming,"…

Trump Reportedly Banned These 7 Words From The CDC & Twitter Is Infuriated

By Carolyn Bernucca
On Friday, Dec. 15, news broke that President Donald Trump has reportedly given the Center for Disease Control (CDC) a list of seven words that are banned from use in documents related to its 2018 budget. The common theme among these words is their…

9 Places To Travel In 2018 If You Absolutely Love Nature, But You Live In A City

By Annakeara Stinson
I would love nothing more than the upcoming new year to be filled with travel — and hopefully, to many places of natural beauty. Since I live in New York City, it can be particularly difficult sometimes to feel in touch with the outdoors in the…

‘Big Little Lies’ Season 2 Will Introduce New Characters, So Get Ready For Drama

By Karen Ruffini
In case you missed it: Big Little Lies is returning, and fans are shook. Why? If you're asking, then you clearly haven't seen the show because it is a damn masterpiece. And Vulture has blessed us with some crazy new information: Big Little Lies 2 is…

'Big Little Lies' Is Coming Back For Season 2 & So Are Your Favorite Actresses

By Thea Glassman
Get ready for so much more Monterey drama. Big Little Lies is coming back for a second season, and the cast of Big Little Lies season 2 is sure to get you even more excited. And don't worry — almost all your favorites are returning. There have been…

Here’s Everything We Know About ‘Big Little Lies’ Season 2 So Far

By Karen Ruffini
Today is a damn good day, and not just because it's Friday (well, maybe a little bit because it's Friday), but because HBO has announced that Big Little Lies is going to be returning! HELL TO THE YES. That's right, our favorite ladies will be coming…

7 Things To Know About Period Cups If You Literally Have No Idea How They Work

By Caroline Burke
So you're sick of tampons, but you feel like there's no other option. Pads feel a little bit middle school, and, uh, those are the only two menstrual hygiene options, right? Wrong. Once you know how period cups work, you might just reconsider the…

4 Obvious Clues You're Missing That Show Your Relationship Is Beyond Over

By Annie Foskett
It's October, but because global warming gifted New Yorkers with a never-ending summer this year, I refuse to believe that winter is coming. Tell me again, Jon Snow, because I'm in denial. (I was wearing sandals, like, yesterday.) Yes, I logically…

10 Bold Messages To Send Your Bumble Match That Will Definitely Get Their Attention

By Rachel Shatto
Online dating — it seems like it would be so easy. Just a swipe here and there and then, ta-dah! You matched. All done, happily ever after, etc., right? Yeah, not so much. Matching with someone is the easy part; it's what comes next that gets…

Today Is Drake’s Birthday, Which Means Cuffing Season Has Officially Begun

By Alexia LaFata
Unless you live in New York and are experiencing a fall that is averaging 1,000 degrees (global warming, amirite?), summer has been over for awhile. Gone are the days of margaritas on rooftops, whimsical beach days, and sweaty hookups, for they have…

The Trump Administration Plans To Withdraw From The Clean Power Plan & Twitter Is Furious

By Yasaman Khorsandi
On Monday, Oct. 9, Scott Pruitt, the president of the Environmental Protection Agency, announced that he will sign a proposal to repeal former President Barack Obama's Clean Power Plan, Obama's legacy legislation to curb greenhouse gas emissions…

This Is How You Can Help Hurricane Irma Victims Recover After The Storm

By Danielle Valente
Everyone has Florida on their minds on Sept. 10, as nearly the entire Sunshine State was placed under a hurricane warning as Hurricane Irma approached. About 2 million homes and businesses are currently without power, according to the Associated…

Ivanka Trump Sends "Thoughts" For Hurricane Irma But She's Getting Trolled

By Joseph Milord
Just as Ivanka Trump sends warm wishes towards those who will be affected the imminent arrival of Hurricane Irma on the U.S. mainland, the first daughter and White House advisor has become the subject of a troll-like petition. To be more specific, a…

6 Things The Person You're Dating Will Only Do If They Want A Serious Relationship

By Annie Foskett
In a perfect world, if the person you're dating wants something serious with you, they would simply say, "Hey, I want a serious relationship with you." But it's 2017, our president just stared directly into a solar eclipse, and the world is far from…

This Woman Dressed Up As An Unsolicited Dick Pic, Is The Hero We Don't Deserve

By Candice Jalili
Now, I love a good theme party just as much as the next guy. OK, just kidding. That was a lie. I actually love a good themed party much, much more than the next guy. Here's me at a wig-themed party just this past weekend: I truly do love a good…

A Gigantic Iceberg Just Broke Off Antarctica, So That's Pretty Unsettling

By Macy Daniela Martin
A gigantic iceberg has officially broken away from Antartica's fourth largest ice shelf, scientists and NASA's Aqua MODIS satellite have confirmed. The vulnerable chunk of ice reportedly weighs more than 1 trillion tons and measures a…

6 Ways Climate Change Is Definitely Affecting Your Life, According To Science

By Annakeara Stinson
Climate change is something receives quite a lot of discussion -- even by those who deny that it's actually happening. What causes it, exactly? According to the National Resource Defense Council, "global warming occurs when carbon dioxide (CO2) and…

Jon Snow Wants You To Know Winter Isn't Actually Coming

By Ani Bundel
It's the line from the Game of Thrones pilot heard round the world: "Winter is Coming." These Stark words have been their family's motto as long as anyone can remember. For the first four seasons of the show, it was believed these worlds were just…

I Only Messaged Guys On Tinder With Trump Quotes And They Didn't Even Realize

By Alison Segel
Tinder is the equivalent of last call at the bar. You've tried all the other apps, it's 2 a.m., time to go home, you'll pretty much swipe on anyone, and whoever you match with will do. If they're employed and not a serial killer, they could be my…

71 Of Donald Trump's Most Ridiculous Tweets In Honor Of His 71st Birthday

By Joseph Milord
Wednesday is President Donald Trump's 71st birthday. That means there's no time like the present to reflect on all things Donald: his psyche, his success, everything. While you're at it though, don't forget the tweets. After all, it's his favorite…

Ridiculing Trump Is Entertaining, But It Won't Solve The Real Problem

By Joseph Milord
Let's be clear about one thing: If there's anyone that makes it easy to ridicule the Trump administration, it's Donald Trump himself. When the president routinely puts his subordinates in a position to defend his actions, only to then go out and…

President Donald Trump Withdraws U.S. From Paris Climate Agreement

By John Haltiwanger
Update Thursday 3:40 PM EST: President Trump officially announced the U.S. will withdraw from the Paris climate accord, AP reports. He said the U.S. will cease from adhering to the "non-binding" and "draconian" terms of the deal, but might consider…

Ivanka Putting “Intense” Pressure On Dad To Not Withdraw From Climate Deal

By John Haltiwanger
President Donald Trump is reportedly planning to withdraw the U.S. from the Paris climate accord, a global agreement to reduce greenhouse gas emissions to curb global warming, and his daughter is apparently very unhappy about it. Ivanka Trump, who…

Trump Might Pull U.S. From Global Climate Change Deal: Here's What That Means

By Joseph Milord
President Trump has yet to formally announce a decision on whether he will pull the U.S. from the Paris climate accord, however, multiple reports on Wednesday morning say he is expected to do just that. The landmark agreement, made between nearly…

5 Things Every Graduate Needs To Think About With Trump As President

By Joseph Milord
The past graduating season has brought the first class of college grads to exit school during the Donald Trump era. If you're one of those alums, that's worth noting, too, because of the drastic differences between this president and the…

Side-By-Side Photos Prove No One Misses Barack Obama Like The Pope Does

By Joseph Milord
President Donald Trump finally visited the Vatican and Pope Francis looks absolutely thrilled! Just kidding, the 80-year-old pontiff looks hilariously sad in just about every photo that's coming out of Rome. In fact, the best humor you'll find on…

Much Needed Reddit Finds Trump's Contradictory Tweets So You Don't Have To

By Alexandra Svokos
A new subreddit popped up that helps you find the appropriate old Donald Trump tweet for every occasion. Trump, obviously, is a prolific longtime tweeter. And it just so happens that many of his pre-presidential tweets were commenting on the state…

These Climate Change March Photos Show Why It Was The Best Way To Spend This Saturday

By Caitlin Flynn
Saturday, April 29 is a busy day in politics. It marks Donald Trump's 100th day in office, and The White House Correspondents' Dinner will be held without him — making Trump the first president to skip the event since Ronald Reagan (who was…