It's Almost International Day of the Girl, Let's All Go Buy Some Barbies and Be Empowered, Yayyy!!!

Tomorrow is International Day of the Girl and Mattel is marking this special occasion by trying to sell us some Barbies. Or some dreams. Or some feminism. Or some empowerment. Or all of the above at once. Welcome to the latest installment of Barbie’s desperate campaign to try to stay relevant—and cast itself as not…

Kanye West Makes $75 Yeezy Sweatshirts Featuring Porn Performers—Will They Be Getting a Cut?

Last week, Kanye West announced that his Yeezy clothing line will be selling $75 sweatshirts featuring artistic renderings of several porn performers. The sweatshirts are part of West’s surprise turn as creative director of Thursday’s Pornhub Awards—an Oscars-like event for the adult industry, thrown by one of the…

Lily Allen's 'Defense' of Seeing Sex Workers Is Kinda Unfortunate and Also Fucking Amazing?

Over the weekend, Lily Allen announced in an Instagram post, “I slept with female escorts when I was on tour, cause I was lost and lonely and looking for something.” She continued, “I’m not proud, but I’m not ashamed. I don’t do it anymore.” The singer explained that someone had leaked portions of her upcoming…