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Masculinity vs. “Misogylinity”: what Asian Americans can learn from #UCSB shooting | #YesAllWomen

On Friday evening in the residential neighbourhood of Isla Vista in Santa Barbara, California, 22-year-old Elliot Rodger stabbed his three young …

What a close read of the Isla Vista shooter’s horrific manifesto, “My Twisted World,” says about his values—and ours

I truly didn’t want to read Elliot Rodger’s “manifesto,” in which he told the story of his life and rationalized the horrific acts with which he allegedly ended it in excruciating detail. I certainly didn’t want to write about it. It’s exactly what he wanted, after all: A chance to be noticed, to …

‘No Way To Prevent This,’ Says Only Nation Where This Regularly Happens

ISLA VISTA, CA—In the days following a violent rampage in southern California in which a lone attacker killed seven individuals, including himself, …

Elliot Rodger – My Twisted World: The Story of Elliot Rodger (Part 1)

<b>A Blissful Beginning<br>Age 0-5</b><p>On the morning of July 24th, 1991, in a London hospital, I was born. I breathed in the first breath of life as I entered …

Elliot Rodger Facebook fan pages adoring hero spring up

Since the horrendous massacre of six individuals at the hands of <b>Elliot Rodger</b>, a young man <b>who came from privilege</b> but who <b>bemoaned</b> his empty existence …

Your Princess Is in Another Castle: Misogyny, Entitlement, and Nerds

Nerdy guys aren’t guaranteed to get laid by the hot chick as long as we work hard. There isn’t a team of writers or a studio audience pulling for us …

Son Wanted to Move Out of Apartment With Gunman: Parents

Weihan "David" Wang had told his parents he wanted to move out of the Isla Vista apartment he was sharing with Elliot Rodger, saying the 22-year-old …

Rap Genius' Mahbod Moghadam Resigns After Shocking Annotations On Killer's Manifesto

Mahbod Moghadam, the co-founder of Rap Genius who posted offensive comments on alleged mass murderer Elliot Rodger's 141-page manifesto Sunday, has left the company, according to Recode's Kara Swisher.<p>Valleywag reported Sunday that Moghadam had used the site, which allows people to leave public …

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Elliot Rodger's Frightening Manifesto

Elliot Rodger is the Santa Barbara City College student who allegedly stabbed three people and then shot and killed at least seven others, including …

Russians Hit Back at the West: Cool it with the Olympic Schadenfreude

As Western journalists have flooded into Sochi for the 2014 Winter Olympics, they have taken to Twitter to howl about the state of disarray in their …

An Imbalance of Power: The Woody Allen and Dylan Farrow Controversy

Woody Allen has been nominated for Best Original Screenplay this year for <i>Blue Jasmine</i>, his 16th nod in the category. He’s been nominated for the …

Olympic athletes adjust to rules forbidding them from open sponsorship

ASPEN — It’s time for Sochi-bound athletes to hold the hashtags.<p>Here comes Rule 40. The Olympic Charter regulation nixing athlete and sponsor …

Journalists Are Having A Rotten Time At Sochi, And Their Tweets Are Pretty Funny

Everything's ready for the Sochi Olympics, except the hotel rooms, the door handles, the shower curtains, the tap water, and the floor.<p>One found his room was full of debris, while the next had construction workers sleeping in it. Journalists are known to complain about a lot of things, but this …

The Woody Allen Allegations: Not So Fast

Twenty-one years after the first allegations that Woody Allen abused his adopted daughter, that incident is back in the news.<p>As anyone with access to …

Death And Taxes | SPIN

Arrested Development creator Mitchell Hurwitz has taken to Twitter to announce two updates about the future of his beloved comedy show: details about …

Sochi city hall orders killing of stray dogs

SOCHI, Russia (AP) — A pest control company which has been killing stray dogs in Sochi for years told The Associated Press on Monday that it has a contract to exterminate more of the animals throughout the Olympics.<p>Alexei Sorokin, director general of pest control firm Basya Services, said his …

Terje Haakonsen: Why I still hate the Olympics

I can’t believe people are still asking me why I boycotted the Olympics in ’98. Seriously? I’ve answered that question a thousand times.<p>I decided my …

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She Was Harassed By A Games Reporter. Now She's Speaking Out.

Alice Mercier isn't the real name of the games industry veteran that reporter Josh Mattingly harassed on Facebook. She isn't willing to give her real …

The Woody Allen Story We Need To Stop Forgetting

Photo: Courtesy of MGM<p><i>Note: This story was originally published on January 13, 2014.</i><p>In September 1993, Connecticut State Attorney Frank Maco declared …

Bikram Feels the Heat

Since 1994, thousands of fans of Bikram Choudhury—whose eponymous brand of heated yoga gained devotees including George Clooney, Lady Gaga, and Jeff Bridges—have flocked to his teacher-training program. Some women in his orbit now say that Choudhury sexually harassed and even sexually assaulted …

7 Steps To A Truly Effective Leadership Style

If you’ve ever been led by a Mushroom (everyone’s in the dark), a Seagull (swoops in, squawks and dumps), or a Kipper (two-faced and gutless), you’ll be all too aware of the leadership style you <i>don’t</i> want to be known for.<p>Fortunately, the simple fact that you are reading this article instantly …