Linda Callirgos

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Egyptian lawyer says it's a national duty to rape girls who wear revealing clothing like ripped jeans

An Egyptian lawyer has prompted outrage for saying harassing and raping girls who wear revealing clothing such as ripped jeans is a “national …

Sexual Harassment

Model Ali Michael made a joke about dating 14-year-old Finn Wolfhard, and the internet is NOT having it

Yikes. That’s the only thing we can really say about the comment Ali Michael recently made about Finn Wolfhard in her Instagram stories. The …

Sexual Harassment

The Problem With Men, Michelle Obama Says, Is We've Made Them 'Entitled'

On Wednesday former First Lady Michelle Obama took to the stage at the inaugural Obama Foundatiom Summit alongside poet Elizabeth Alexander for a wide-ranging discussion on topics like Twitter, raising children, and the crucial importance of self-care. But perhaps her most pointed and valuable …

A ‘Stranger Things’ Producer Has Explained Why Season 2’s Ending Was Much Different From Season 1’s

<b>Warning! This post contains spoilers for Stranger Things and Stranger Things 2!</b><p><i>Stranger Things</i> returned to Netflix at the end of October and the new season shared a lot of the same heart and humor as the initial run. But one difference we noticed was in how showrunners the Duffer Brothers decided …

Why More Millennials Are Turning to Witchcraft

Cassandra Thompson (Photo: Thomarya ‘Tee’ Fergus)<p>A week before Halloween, young women gathered around a table in Toronto at a trendy downtown shop …

The secrets of gecko tails could help heal human spine injuries

They can sprout new tails in the span of a month.<p>Humans tend to think of themselves as the superior species. But the way we heal our bodies is extremely basic: We can (usually) mend our bones pretty well, but if we lose a limb or damage our spinal cords we are pretty much stuck. Geckos are far …

Cell Biology

Believe Me When I Tell You These Little-Known Facts About Color Are Fascinating

Who knew the Dutch were responsible for the prevalence of orange carrots?

Ever Wonder Why We Kiss Under the Mistletoe? Here’s the Reason Behind the Ancient Christmas Tradition

If you’ve ever found yourself standing underneath the evergreen parasitic plant commonly known as mistletoe, chances are some handsome Southern gent …

So That's Why Some People Are Night Owls And Others Are Up At The Crack Of Dawn

Evolution may be working against our solid eight hours per night.<p>Sleep experts say adults should be getting a seven-to-nine hour block of sleep each night. Sleep that lasts that long has been linked to numerous health benefits. Bonus points go to those who tend to be early risers ― there’s some …

10 Halloween Movies That Aren't Scary For You To Binge-Watch This Fall

Want to get in that Halloween spirit but without so much of the frightening parts? Never fear, there are some kinder, gentler ways to channel the …