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15 Tweets About Christopher Meloni's 'Law & Order' Spinoff Series That Will Make Your Day

By Ani Bundel
The Law & Order franchise is a remarkable story in television history. Initially dreamed up by producer Dick Wolf in 1988, the original show ran 20 years, starting in 1990 and ending in 2010. There have been six spinoffs in the U.S., Law & Order UK…

'Westworld' Fans Definitely Missed This Tiny Detail About Liam & It Has Big Implications

By Ani Bundel
The second episode of Westworld Season 3 left Dolores and the real world behind to spend the entire hour in the park. For fans of the show's former farmgirl turned revolutionary, it's a long wait until her return in Episode 3. Even though the…

Let's Talk About All Of Dolores' Victims In 'Westworld' So Far

By Ani Bundel
When Westworld Season 2 ended, Dolores escaped the Delos park. She rode out inside a host copy of the late Charlotte Hale, the executive director of Delos. With her, "Halores" carried five more marbles in her purse, each of which was a downloaded…

Here's Everything 'Westworld' Fans Need To Remember About Maeve

By Ani Bundel
Westworld has spent the majority of its puzzle box plots focused on Dolores Abernathy. Evan Rachel Wood has been the face of the series, with her exploits as the harbinger of the revolution of the hosts drives the action for the first two seasons.…

Harvey Weinstein Was Found Guilty Of Rape & Twitter Is Claiming Victory For The #MeToo Movement

By Lara Walsh
Over two years after The New York Times published an exposé of Harvey Weinstein, which alleged he was responsible for decades of sexual harassment and assault, a jury found the former Hollywood mogul guilty on Monday, Feb. 24. According to The New…

You HAVE To See Kaitlyn Dever's Fairy Tale-Like, Floral Golden Globes Gown

By Kelsi Zimmerman
After Kaitlyn Dever's wildly successful 2019, 2020 has a lot to live up to. But if her dress for her first red carpet appearance of the year is any indication, 2020 will be just as good. Kaitlyn Dever's 2020 Golden Globes dress by Valentino looks…

50 Ways Dating Has Changed In The 2010s

By Iman Hariri-Kia
When the 2010s began, I was 14, a freshman in high school, and a recent recipient of my very first dance floor makeout (DFMO). My mother had just granted me permission to make a Facebook account, and I immediately friended and poked the guy I liked.…

'Star Wars' Fans Now Know About Rey's Parents, But There's Still 1 Big Question

By Ani Bundel
When Rey's parents were revealed in Star Wars: The Last Jedi to be "no one," fans couldn't believe it. So many had been convinced she was a Skywalker, a Solo, a somebody. Kylo Ren must be lying. Rey's parents couldn't be filthy junk traders who…

Who's Responsible For Keeping Dating App Users Safe?

By Rebecca Strong
Whenever you use a dating app, there’s an inherent risk your match won't be exactly who they say they are. It isn't uncommon to discover the person you've been messaging is already in a relationship, or that they claim to value kindness in their…

#RelationshipGoals: 8 Times Chrissy & John Defended Each Other

By Candice Jalili
Chrissy Teigen and John Legend are an iconic couple for so many reasons: they're absurdly talented and beautiful, they troll each other online in freaking hilarious ways, and they regularly defend each other, both on social media and off. Whether…
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Doctors Without Borders Provides Mental Health Aid To Countries In Need. Here’s Why That’s Important.

By Zoë Leverant
When we read news about the consequences of war, natural disasters, and other humanitarian crises, the first things that often come to mind are the physical effects: destroyed homes, displaced people, and life-threatening injuries and illnesses.…

The Women Who Confronted Harvey Weinstein Held A Comedy Show By Rape Survivors

By Sarah Ellis
Amber Rollo never expected to come face-to-face with Harvey Weinstein. But on Oct. 23, at an Actor’s Hour event at Downtime Bar in NYC to support her friend Kelly Bachman's comedy set, she noticed Weinstein sitting in the audience and knew she had…

John Legend & Kelly Clarkson Released Their Woke Version Of “Baby, It’s Cold Outside”

By Cianna Garrison
Increasingly over recent years, the classic holiday song, "Baby, It's Cold Outside," has gotten a lot of flack for being largely inappropriate when considered from a modern viewpoint. On Oct. 28, 2019, John Legend and Kelly Clarkson revealed that…

Here's Everything 'Watchmen' Viewers Know About Laurie Blake

By Ani Bundel
Having established Watchmen's new world over the first two episodes, the series' third installment finally began bringing back old characters. With Chief Judd Crawford dead, and no leads on his killer, Senator Joe Keene Jr. (R-OK) decided to go to…

Planned Parenthood Clapped Back After Kanye West Confused Plan B & Abortion

By Shelby Black
Rapper Kanye West is known for many things, like his music and his fashion. But most recently, some controversial comments have taken over headlines. During an interview with Big Boy TV on Oct. 25, West received severe criticism from reproductive…

Alabama's Abortion Ban Has Been Blocked, & Here's What Happens Now

By Madhuri Sathish
Back in May, Alabama lawmakers passed one of the strictest abortion laws to date, banning abortion at any stage of pregnancy without any exceptions in cases of rape or incest. The law would have gone into effect on Nov. 15, but thanks to a federal…

John Legend & Kelly Clarkson Rewrote "Baby It's Cold Outside" So It's Not Problematic AF

By Sade Spence
A popular Christmas jam is getting an upgrade to a few creepy-ish lyrics in the post #MeToo era and by two amazing artists. John Legend and Kelly Clarkson's new "Baby It's Cold Outside" lyrics are all about consent. The 1944 classic Christmas song…

AOC Used Ariana Grande Songs To Explain Progressive Politics & Ariana Loved It

By Lara Walsh
If you thought that Ariana Grande and Lizzo's remix of "Good As Hell" was going to be the biggest collab to drop this week, think again. Shortly after the "Thank U, Next" hitmaker took to Twitter to check on her followers, one freshman…

These 20 Moments From 'AHS' Will Give You The Creeps

By Megi Meskhi
American Horror Story is a notoriously disturbing show that lives up to its name. For nine years now, the series has created shocking moment after shocking moment, mercilessly scaring its fans. Sometimes its with ghosts, sometimes with witches, and…

This Major Abortion Law Has Been Affecting Women For Over 40 Years

By Madhuri Sathish
For 43 years, the Hyde Amendment has barred the use of federal Medicaid funding to finance abortion care in almost all cases. In the decades since Congress passed the Hyde Amendment in 1976, activists across the country have tirelessly demanded its…

6 Places To Read Free Hot And Heavy Erotic Novels Online, So You Can Get Your Fix

By Alison Segel
My grandma used to read tons of erotic novels. She would buy them at the checkout line at the grocery store. When I was little, I thought it was the weirdest and grossest thing ever. My 70-year-old grandmother? A sexual being? No, thank you. But now…

It's Back-To-School Season, So Here's What To Know About Campus Carry

By Shelby Black
The back-to-back shootings in El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio, on Aug. 3 and Aug. 4, followed by a third in Odessa, Texas, on Aug. 31 have kicked the gun control debate into high gear. As gun reform activists continue to push for stricter…

Why Knowing Chanel Miller's Name Is So Powerful For Survivors

By Rebecca Strong
In the wake of trauma, there are a number of steps a sexual assault survivor might take to reclaim their sense of power and identity. Among the most momentous can be reclaiming their stories. Chanel Miller would know: After four years of being known…

The Woman At The Center Of The Brock Turner Case Is Speaking Out In A New Memoir

By Shelby Black
Over the past few years, more people have been standing up and sharing their experiences with sexual assault. That conversation is never an easy one to have, but now, the woman at the center of one of the most famous sexual assault cases in recent…

Alisha Boe Is Bummed About Jessica's Role In That Major '13 Reasons Why' Death

By Kristen Perrone
This post contains spoilers for Season 3 of 13 Reasons Why. By now, fans of 13 Reasons Why have fully dissected the circumstances of Bryce Walker's death and the tragic conclusion of the police department's investigation. While Zach gave Bryce…

23 Shows To Add To Your Fall 2019 TV Lineup

By Lexi Williams
There are so many reasons to love fall: leaves changing colors, the brisk breeze blowing, and pumpkin-spice everything. But for me, the hands-down best thing about saying goodbye to summer is saying hello to more good television than I could ever be…

This '13 Reasons Why' Theory About Bryce's Tape In Season 3 Will Blow Your Mind

By Kristen Perrone
This post contains spoilers for Season 3 of 13 Reasons Why. Bryce Walker dying in Season 3 of 13 Reasons Why was no shocker for fans keeping up with Netflix's promos for the teen drama. While viewers anticipated his death, Bryce's multifaceted…

'13 Reasons Why' Fans Have 1 Big Question About Deputy Standall After The Finale

By Kristen Perrone
This post contains spoilers for Season 3 of 13 Reasons Why. Following the mystery of who killed Bryce Walker, Season 3 concluded with the truth about his murderer. Despite several false leads and suspicions, Ani managed to frame Monty de la Cruz in…

Twitter Has A LOT To Say About The New Narrator In '13 Reasons Why'

By Kristen Perrone
This post contains spoilers for Season 3 of 13 Reasons Why. After past seasons of 13 Reasons Why utilized the narration of Hannah Baker and other Liberty High kids, Season 3 took a different approach when new character Ani stepped up as narrator.…

This '13 Reasons Why' Season 3 Cliffhanger Has Fans Worried About Tyler

By Kristen Perrone
This post contains spoilers for Season 3 of 13 Reasons Why. After essentially being a human punching bag for the first two seasons of 13 Reasons Why, Tyler Down learned to fight for himself in a healthy way in Season 3. Thanks to Tony's boxing…