​Doctor Acquitted in Egypt’s Very First Female Genital Mutilation Trial


Earlier this year, Egypt broke some serious ground by arresting Dr. Raslan Fadl and charging him for manslaughter of Sohair al-Bata’a, a 12-year-old girl who died while he was performing a female genital mutilation (FGM) operation on her.

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​Doctor Acquitted in Egypt’s Very First Female Genital Mutilation Trial

Craig Sager Briefly Returns To TV For Coaches vs. Cancer Classic

The last time Craig Sager and his suits that Kevin Garnett think should be burned was on our televisions was April, prior to his treatment for leukemia . He left the hospital in May, and last night he made a return to TV for college basketball’s Coaches vs. Cancer Classic, speaking a short message about his own experience Continue reading

Watch Beyoncé’s Magnificent Bathroom Dance Party Music Video for "7/11"

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How to Cook Thanksgiving Dinner in Your Microwave

Thanksgiving is meant to be a time of reflection and solemn appreciation of the joyful bounties that our lives have bestowed upon us—or, more likely, a time to gorge on football marathons and good food. Continue reading

How To Make Potatoes Au Gratin, A Step Beyond Good Ol’ Mashed Taters

Hey, look, mashed potatoes are wonderful. They’re smooth and hearty and comforting; they land in your stomach with a satisfying, almost audible whump ; they are the food equivalent of dropping your entire body onto a soft, overstuffed sofa Continue reading

The Beatles’ "Across The Universe" Recreated With Sounds From Comet 67P

The accompanying music in this video by singer Andrew Huang was produced entirely from sounds of Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko, as recorded by the Rosetta space probe’s Plasma Consortium . Read more… Continue reading

​Katy Perry Lambasts "Perverted & Disgusting" Australian Paparazzi

Katy Perry is currently on the road for her Prismatic World Tour, but her stop in Sydney, Australia, proved less than welcoming. Read more… Continue reading

Lil B Confirms Kevin Durant’s Injury Caused By The Based God’s Curse

Lil B was at MIT last night, giving what The FADER called “a groundbreaking lecture” at the school’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory. The lecture sounds like it was quite the event, “presenting nuanced observations on workplace efficiency, human empathy, and GMOs,” as well as a “riveting discussion on art, race, gender, and countless other free-associated topics.” Read more… Continue reading

Man City Goal The Product Of Perfect Execution

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"Yale Cites Wikipedia": Your College GameDay Sign Roundup

ESPN’s College GameDay crew is in Cambridge this morning for today’s decisive Yale-Harvard game, and the Crimson snooty-snoots brought out their best for this morning’s show. Here’s the top signs that aired on TV today: Read more… Continue reading