Comedian Hannibal Buress: “You raped women, Bill Cosby.”

At his stand-up show in Philadelphia last week, comedian and Broad City star Hannibal Buress got super real about the fact that Bill Cosby has been accused of drugging and assaulting over a dozen women.

Calling out Cosby’s ”fucking smuggest old black man public persona,” Buress says, ”Yeah, but you raped women, Bill Cosby. So, brings you down a couple notches.” He suggests the audience go google ‘Bill Cosby rape’ after the set and concludes: “It’s not funny.” (Transcript here.)

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Shonda Rhimes expertly shuts down fan who complained about the “gay scenes” in Shondaland

Shonda lays it down in reponse to a Tweeter with some unsolicited editorial advice:


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Wisconsin attorney general candidate says fast food workers should get a “real job”


Brad Schimel, the Republican candidate for Attorney General in Wisconsin, is just sick and tired of debating about the mininum wage. He told supporters at a Milwaukee County Republicans party:

“I want every one of our neighbors to have a job again, a well-paid job, so we don’t have to argue about minimum wage for someone working at Burger King. Let’s get them a real job.”

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Daily Feminist Cheat Sheet

Sleater-Kinney is back!

Ruth Bader Ginsburg has a “quite large supply” of Notorious RBG t-shirts.

New Mexico’s new parental leave law for high school students helps teen moms stay in school.

Serena Williams responds to the Russian Tennis Federation president’s “sexist, racist and bullying” comments about her and sister Venus.

Students at Fordham University are fighting for access to contraception on campus.

Young attorney Tia Canlas is taking a new approach to domestice violence by bringing civil suits against abusers, not just criminal ones.

An NBA player kissed a sideline reporter trying to interview him, and the sports media doesn’t seem to think that’s inappropriate.

On crisis pregnancy centers, aka ”one of the most manipulative arms of the anti-choice movement.”

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Feministing Jamz: “Otra Era” by Javiera Mena

our mudflap girl, jammin on her headphones

I know I’ve been slackin on the jamz lately y’all – sorry! I got distracted by fashionz! Pero lucky for you and me, Javiera Mena – the very first person featured on Feministing Jamz - released a new track last week.

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