Not All Fun And Games

The Nightcap


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“Our happiness depends on wisdom all the way.” – Sophocles



Alternate Reality

Being a female certainly has its benefits. You often get free shit, you aren’t expected to fight drunk assholes, and you get first dibs escaping a burning building or hostage situation. So, there’s that.

But having a vagina also means having to deal with a lot of crap, too, including lower pay wages and spending exorbitant amounts of money on beauty supplies.

Because it’s still a man’s world (yes, even in 2019), there are a lot of assumptions and misconceived notions surrounding what it actually means to be a woman.

virtually becomes very apparent when watching commercials, marketing strategies, movies, and just general, daily interactions.

These 21 tweets hilariously highlight the absurd notions and everyday struggles that virtual every female can relate to.



The Homo Happy Place

There are few things in this world more fun than a gay party. You simply haven’t lived until you’ve been drunk on froze, dancing to some Whitney Houston techno-remix with half-naked men in chaps, their abs glistening with glitter and laser lights as they tell you all night how fabulous you are.

One place to find this scenario is Fire Island – a party town right off of Long Island in New York. Essentially, it’s Disney World for gays. Well, if Disney World consisted of drag queens, MDMA, and tequila.

And this hilarious SNL skit perfectly summarizes what life on Fire Island is like.


Medical No Nos

John Oliver discusses the medical device industry, which is a huge business with a hugely troubling lack of regulation.

Watch it all here