Do we really need online tampon subscriptions?
A new company called HelloFlo is just the latest entry in the surprisingly crowded online tampon subscription market.
These Facebook “challenges” actually aren’t difficult at all
Radio station fan pages are rampant proliferators of these so-called "intelligence tests."
“Real” Onion parody rips off Reddit’s funniest headlines
When reality sounds like an Onion parody, the news might end up on The Ononeon.
Saving the nude from scandal
Watch out, kids, because you just might grow up to be the next Hester Prynne—Stacie Halas did.
Russian blogging platform censored in “pedophile” controversy
Was a popular Russian blogging site blacklisted because of a pedophile account, or as part of a wider free-speech crackdown?
Online drinking games for the State of the Union
The Internet provides drinking games for Mardi Gras, Lincoln's birthday, and the State of the Union.
Christopher Dorner inspires “Chocolate Rambo” meme
Former LAPD cop and current fugitive Christopher Dorner is being hailed (or vilified) as "Chocolate Rambo."
Help grant the world’s oldest Facebook user’s birthday wish
Edythe Kirchmaier, 105, set up her Facebook page as part of a birthday challenge to benefit Direct Relief.
How bad is the end of Saturday mail delivery, anyway?
The Internet giveth and the Internet taketh away, especially where the United States Postal Service is concerned.
“No tweets are publishable”: Useless disclaimer goes viral
Finance journalist Teri Buhl started a meme by threatening to sue anyone who reprinted her public tweets.
Applebee’s fires waitress after being stiffed by pastor
The social media manager for the fast-food chain is working overtime right now on Twitter.
Miley Cyrus paparazzis the paparazzi on her morning walk
The pop star filmed the paparazzi snapping pictures of her as she walked her dogs.
Can Facebook help reveal mental illness?
Researchers have found a strong correlation between symptoms of schizotypy and particular types of Facebook postings.
This “1 million likes” Facebook trend is getting ridiculous
There seem to be an infinite number of groups with the same name: "1 million likes and I will [fill in the blank]."
Revenge-porn site Texxxan.com and GoDaddy hit with class-action lawsuit
A Texas attorney and at least 23 women have started a class-action suit against revenge-porn site Texxxan.com and its host, GoDaddy.com.
This site makes Shakespeare’s sonnets look like crap
Shakespoope’s Sonnets is a blog that pays scatological homage to the Bard by altering his poems, Mad Libs–style, with fart jokes.