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Marvel finally responds to ‘Hydra Captain America’ backlash

After months of backlash, Marvel has finally posted an official response to the Hydra Captain America controversy. This comes just in time for issue …

Catnip to cat lovers everywhere: your fluffy friend loves you right back | Fay Schopen

Research has shown that cats love human company above all else. That may be news to some – but not to me and my loyal, sociable sidekick<p>In very important news: cats are nice. Yes, that’s right – forget about Legs-it; purge your mind of Trump’s climate change idiocy (if only) and don’t worry about …

Another proposal to repeal North Carolina's 'bathroom bill' fails

<b>(CNN) —</b> The latest attempt among North Carolina lawmakers to repeal the state's "bathroom bill" fizzled out Tuesday, prompting a fresh round of finger-pointing between Republican lawmakers and the Democratic governor.<p>The fallout continues over HB2, which limits LGBT protections and prevents …

22 Mindblowing Books For Anyone Who’s Slightly Obsessed With True Crime

Real-life crimes are harrowing, but make for interesting reads. Here's the books you should add to your true crime reading list.<p>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales from the links on this page. WARNING: Many of these books contain …

More Than 115 Anti-LGBTQ Bills Introduced in 30 States

As lawmakers continue to meet in state capitols around the country, HRC is tracking more than 115 anti-LGBTQ bills in 30 states.* The states are: …

9 Bisexual Women Who Are Making History

At least one in three young people say they aren’t 100% heterosexuall, according to a recent survey by YouGov. For many — women especially — coming out as bisexual, for example, can be met with dismissal. For whatever reason, there are a whole host of misconceptions about what it means to be …

Sexuality

The 25 Best LGBTQ Movies to Watch

LGBTQ people have long been buried under tropes and unsubtle stereotypes in film and television. Still, from Sacha Baron Cohen’s fashion-obsessed Brüno to a <i>Scream Queens</i> character nicknamed Predatory Lez, we unfortunately continue to see it all. For marginalized groups, truthful representation in …

Bruno Mars Carpool Karaoke is 15 minutes of pure, straight up joy

Watching this episode of Carpool Karaoke, you could easily end up thinking Bruno Mars and James Corden had been best friends for years.<p>Between the …

Five Badass Female Spies Who Deserve Their Own World War II Movie

Psst, Hollywood: Why stop with the fictional operative Marion Cotillard plays in Allied?<p>Writer <b>Steven Knight</b> has said that his new film, <i>Allied</i>, is based on a story about World War II spies that he heard third-hand from an old girlfriend. It could well have been more than an urban legend, though: …

Native Superheroes Battle Old Stereotypes at the First Ever Indigenous Comic Con

The recent event, the first of its kind in the world, represents the growth of the subcultural vanguard of indigenous-created media that is slowly working its way into the multibillion dollar comic industry.<p><i>All photos by Gabriela Campos</i><p>For decades Native Americans have been wholly misrepresented in …

Lin-Manuel Miranda really wants to play this creepy "Spiderman" villain

Every so often, a hero comes along and reminds us that we can be whatever we want. Right now that person is Lin-Manuel Miranda; father, husband,</i> …

President Barack Obama Presents Ellen DeGeneres With Medal for Gay Rights Influence

U.S. President Barack Obama has awarded gay comedian and actress Ellen DeGeneres America's highest civilian honor.<p>Obama presented DeGeneres with the …

Chris Evans Asks Why Trump Denounces Hamilton and SNL, But Not Racists

Captain America: not a huge fan of sieg heil-ing the president-elect of the United States of America. Who would have thought? Oh, what’s that? Anyone …

United States

Jimmy Fallon, Metallica, and The Roots Play ‘Enter Sandman’ Using Classroom Instruments

Jimmy Fallon, Metallica, and The Roots teamed up on <i>The Tonight Show</i> to play the song “Enter Sandman” using classroom instruments. They jammed on …

The 23 safest countries to live in the world

The amount of money a country has to its name was one of the key factors taken into account to measure prosperity, but the Legatum Institute took other issues into account, too, one being safety and security.<p>The index looked at data relating to 149 countries and produced a thorough ranking, based …

European Travel

Test Your Creativity: What Do These 3 Words Have in Common?

In his 1962 paper on the creative process, psychologist Sarnoff Mednick, a professor at the University of Michigan, argued that all methods of …

University of Michigan

10 Dark Illustrations That Show the Struggles Of People With Mental Illness And Disorders

Your mind is the most powerful tool you have for the creation of good in your life, but if not <i>used</i> correctly, can also be the most destructive force …

Self-help

A-Z of Trump: 26 illustrators imagine a 'ghastly' future – in pictures

In his 1963 abecederian picture book The Gashlycrumb Tinies, Edward Gorey recounted the increasingly gruesome deaths of 26 children. In this parody the US game designer Mike Selinker outlines an A to Z of similarly gruesome eventualities he expects will befall a world in which Trump is president – …

Picture Books

John Oliver tears into vulgar Donald Trump tape: 'F--- Billy Bush'

"I told you that if you looked above the clouds, you would see rock bottom," Oliver said of his appraisal of Trump's behavior last week. "But if you look up there now, just way, way up there. All the way up high, you will see right up in the distance where we were this time last week. Since then, …

Billy Bush

'Our veterans deserve better': Clinton releases brutal ad of veterans reacting to Trump's comments

Titled "Sacrifice," the 30-second ad depicts members of military households — including veterans with missing limbs and parents of service members killed in action — watching on television the Republican presidential nominee's more inflammatory remarks about veterans.<p>The spot includes a clip of …

Donald Trump

Rio Olympics feature the most out LGBTQ athletes ever

With a record number of publicly out athletes, married teammates competing together and same-sex marriage proposals, the Rio Olympics are making LGBTQ history.<p>According to an estimate by Outsports magazine, a record number of at least 47 publicly out athletes are competing in Rio, more than double …

An Olympic Marriage Proposal Says 'Love Wins' to the World

Brazil’s women’s rugby sevens team may have finished ninth at the Rio Olympic Games. But one of its players still scored a major victory.<p>Isadora …

Man flew to China to meet online girlfriend, but didn't

A Dutch man who flew to China to meet his mysterious online girlfriend ended up stuck in the airport for 10 days, eventually being taken to hospital …

Joker Delivers Chilling Monologue in Exclusive "Batman: The Killing Joke" Clip

CBR has an exclusive clip from "Batman: The Killing Joke" that features the Joker and Commissioner Gordon in a key confrontation.

Comic Books

Chris Mosier on Making History as First Trans Member of Team USA

As a kid growing up in Midwest America, there was always an equal playing field for Chris Mosier. He felt confident anywhere he could score a goal, …

TSA Reminds Passengers: No 'Batarang' Superhero Weapons On Flights

The Transportation Safety Administration is reminding Batman enthusiasts to check their superhero weapons when they fly.<p>According to the TSA, people keep trying to carry "batarangs" — the sharp, metal, bat-shaped weapons that Batman throws at his enemies — onto planes, only to have them confiscated …

After-school special: the Satan Club

My first reaction to the news that the Satanic Temple hopes to establish after-school "Satan Clubs" at elementary schools was to crack a joke -- actually two.<p>Joke 1: Most of the kids who sign up for the Satan Club will do it just to pad their yearbook mentions.<p>Joke 2: Inspired by Donald Trump's …

Millennial generation turning their backs on sex in highest numbers since the 1920s

Millennials are less likely to have had sex than any other generation since the 1920s with a marked rise in the proportion of people embracing …

The 18 best movies on Netflix you've probably never heard of

There are so many movies on Netflix that your typical Friday night is probably spent trying to find something to watch, as opposed to actually watching something.<p>The streaming service has a huge, rotating selection of movies both old and new. It is hard to navigate through Netflix's massive library …