: A 22-year-old woman sells her virginity to pay for grad school
. Yes, it's disgraceful. But ya know what? If somebody were willing to fork over $250,000 to me for a single night of humping (excuse the vulgarity), sign me up! Everyone has a price, and the more distressed and desperate you are, the lower it is. That's, by the way, why what she is doing is not feminist, nor is it an unproblematic choice. ADD: If your IP blocks the link above, I've put a full text of the article in the comments.
: Former video game news editor kills his wife, then kills himself
. Okay, so the article suggests that he was beside himself over an impending divorce. Not to offend anyone who knew the guy or anything, but umm...the one I'm feeling mighty sorry for is the wife
, who was nearly a decade younger than he. Also, this seems to feed into every stereotype on the books about socially-maladjusted male gamers whose games have conditioned them to behave violently. Good God. Not cool.
And on a lighter note, from overheardnyc
: Yuppie Parenting Strikes Back
!!! Edamame is
green. And it comes in pods! Just like peas! Yes, I laughed.